| 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...
| 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 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 19, 2014
| 8:20 PM
WETHERSFIELD — A crowd of about 2,000 filled the stands and the hills around Cottone Field to see one of the more memorable victories in Wethersfield history Friday night.
The Eagles' defense was relentless in a 14-0 victory over Middletown, No. 7...
| 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...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:17 AM
“Game of Thrones,” HBO’s adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s epic fantasy novels, earned a leading 19 Emmy nominations on Thursday in North Hollywood. Meanwhile, over on the other side of the Atlantic, the 65-year-old Martin was...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Thirteen-year-old Little Leaguer Mo'ne Davis rose to stardom because of her work on the mound, but now she has been caught up in an NCAA basketball caper from out of left field.
According to the Hartford Courant, an unnamed school filed an official...