CIAC football: Success modifier impacts St Joe’s, state playoffs

If coach Joe Della Vecchia’s St. Joseph football wins its third consecutive state title in 2019, the Cadets will have to do so in a new division. There will be a distinct new look in the CIAC’s four divisions. This is the second year of the implementation of the tournament success modifier, which states that CIAC-designated schools of choice — … read more

Trumbull soccer coach Sebe Gangemi dies after yearlong illness

Sebastian Gangemi, Trumbull’s head boys soccer coach of 14 years, died Wednesday after a yearlong battle with leukemia, Trumbull High School announced. He was 64. Gangemi won four FCIAC championships as Trumbull’s head coach and, in 2011, coached Trumbull to its only CIAC state championship game, a 2-1 loss to Pomperaug in 2011. He was diagnosed with leukemia in April … read more

Tashua Knolls Senior Men’s Club Friday bowling results

The Tashua Knolls Senior Men’s Club’s Friday Bowling League on Feb. 22 has Team 8 (George Koulouris, Dave Martini, Ron Fiorella, Angelo Cordone) and Team 20 (John Deleonardo, Walter Hart, Ivan Bicocchi, Bob Burke) in first place with a four-point lead.  Dave Farrington bowled the high individual scratch game of 248 and the high individual game with handicap of 293.  Rich Schwam bowled the … read more

Eagles oust Hamden, face Sacred Heart Monday

Timmond Williams and his Trumbull teammates were not going to be denied a trip to the Division I boys basketball state tournament quarterfinals again. After falling by a basket at Wilbur Cross last winter, the Eagles returned to the Elm City on Wednesday night for a Division I second-round showdown against Hamden at the Floyd Little Athletic Center. Powered by … read more