| Dec 16, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Preview capsules for area high school boys basketball teams that responded to The Courant's request for information:
Last year: 16-9
Coach: Gary Barcher
Top players: Brandon Pusey, sr., guard; Paul Bentley, sr., guard;...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:04 PM
Top-ranked John Carroll stuck with what works and led from tip-off to the final buzzer as the host Patriots improved to 11-0 by beating No. 4 St. Frances, 64-51, on Friday in boys basketball.
John Carroll employed its standard switching defense, going...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Jim and Rob Brooks did it quite the opposite of the way Kevin Costner did it in "Field of Dreams."
Costner built the field and the baseball dream team came.
The Brooks brothers bought an American Hockey League team and promised to bring it to the...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Looking for a local bar to cheer for your alma mater? This guide will help you zero in on where to stake out some space on college football gamedays.
Bar owners and alumni groups: Don't see your bar included here? We'll be adding to this guide ...
| 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 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 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 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 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 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...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:00 PM
This just in from the state finals: Winning teams averaged 41.8 points per game.
It’s an offensive game indoors when the weather is guaranteed to be 70 degrees.
New Palestine’s 77-42 victory over New Prairie in the Class 4A game was the apex...