Girls basketball: St. Theresa captures Suburban League title

The St. Theresa’s 3rd grade Parish basketball team won the D-League Girls Suburban League Tournament Championship. Team members (front row) are Ashlyn Delaney, Kelly Lungi and Samantha Russo; (second row) Francesca DiMarco, Charlotte Manuel, assistant coach Frank DiMarco, Lia Solustri, Gianna Holinko, Ava Buswell, Veronica Buckley, Harper Delaney and head coach Traci Sacco. 

Boys basketball: St. Joseph falls to New Canaan in semifinals

FAIRFIELD — St. Joseph’s style of play was perfect for three-plus quarters when the 16th-seeded Cadets trailed No. 4 New Canaan by one point after three quarters of their Division IV state semifinal game at Fairfield Warde on Tuesday night. Coach Kevin Wielk’s club showed the hard-nosed defense and fearless play inside that had made this a turnaround season. Then Alexander Gibbens, … read more

Boys basketball: St. Joseph in state semifinals tonight

St. Joseph has advanced to the Division IV state tournament semifinals.  Out of the 16 seed, coach Kevin Wielk’s Cadets defeated Ansonia High (61-50), knocked off top-seeded Cromwell (74-58) and then topped No 8 seed Stonington in double overtime (69-67).  St. Joe (14-9) will play No. 4 New Canaan (18-4) tonight at 7 at Fairfield Warde, with the winner advancing to the finals at Mohegan … read more

The FCIAC boys basketball quarterfinals by the numbers

Eight teams will tip off the FCIAC Boys Basketball Tournament on Saturday when the quarterfinal games are played at Fairfield-Warde High School beginning at noon. The Trumbull Eagles secured the No.1 seed on Thursday, followed by No. 2 Wilton, No. 3 Danbury, the defending league champion, No. 4 New Canaan, No. 5 Ridgefield, No. 6 Stamford, No. 7 Warde and … read more