| Oct 31, 2014
| 7:30 PM
COCONUT CREEK — Anthony Hunt Jr. rushed for 126 yards and two touchdowns to power Stranahan past the host Coconut Creek 20-14 in a District 15-6A game Friday night.
Hunt tallied 101 of those yards in the second half as he capped the Dragons' first...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 4:27 PM
New Britain coach Tebucky Jones saw a trait in his team last Friday night against Hall-West Hartford that made him recall his playing days with the Golden Hurricanes.
"Down 20-0 to Hall; we didn't give in; we knew there was plenty of time," Jones said....
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Each week during the high school football season, beat writer Tom Yantz evaluates the top individual performances in the area and selects his Fabulous 15. The best from Week 7:
D'Andre Conaway, Bristol Central: Ran for 164 yards as the Rams beat...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:53 PM
PAUL CALABRESE, Archbishop McCarthy: The junior wide receiver had four catches for 96 yards and touchdowns in the Mavericks' 47-35 loss to Key West in a Gold Coast Conference matchup.
KALEN CARSON, Coral Springs Charter: The junior running back rushed...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Newtown defeated then-No. 4 Ansonia 14-8 to end the Chargers' 48-game winning streak and moved up three spots to No. 3 in The Courant's weekly state high school football ratings. Southington and Darien remained in the top spots. Coginchaug-Durham...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Each week during the high school football season, beat writer Tom Yantz evaluates the top individual performances in the area and selects his Fabulous 15. The best from Week 6:
Chris Dingwell, Maloney: Had 320 passing yards and three touchdowns in 21-20...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Canton and Shelton are responsible for the only movement in The Courant's weekly state and area high school football ratings. The Warriors, 5-0 and atop the Pequot Conference's Uncas Division, enter the area ratings tied at No. 10 after a comeback win...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Retiring a mascot can be contentious for diehard fans, but two area high schools have found that time helped ease the transition.
Lemont High School called its teams the Indians until the mid-1960s, when a surplus of schools using the same mascot...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Cheshire moved into a tie for 10th with Hand-Madison in The Courant state football ratings after its 42-28 victory against West Haven. Southington remained No. 1 in the state and area ratings. New Canaan is No. 2 in the state and Windsor No. 2 in the...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 7:27 PM
BOYNTON BEACH – Simply too fast! That is what Boynton Beach was Friday night at Homecoming in a 54-27 starching of Stranahan in a District 15-6A matchup.
It didn't matter who touched the ball – all the Tigers did was score, every time they...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:04 AM
After a 7-7 halftime time, North Hollywood wore down Bernstein and knocked off the No. 1 team in City Section Division III, 27-14, on Friday night.
"It's definitely my biggest win in the program," said second-year Coach Carlos Trujillo. "I'm very...