Thursday, September 24, 2020

Madison Sports

Sports • Published Sep. 20, 2020 07:06 p.m.

CIAC Officially Votes Down Full-Contact Fall Football; Other Sports Scheduled to Start

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) reaffirmed its decision to cancel the 11-on-11, full-contact football season for fall 2020, but also reversed an earlier decision that...

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Sports • Published Sep. 13, 2020 07:37 p.m.

Tigers Attend Rally to Try to Save Campaign

Head Coach Steve Filippone and the athletes on the Daniel Hand High School football team are adamant about having a football season, whether that be in the fall or the spring. On Sept. 9, members...

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Sports • Published Sep. 13, 2020 04:04 p.m.

CIAC Cancels 11-on-11 Football Season

On Sept. 4, the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) made an announcement that sent shockwaves through the state. Following a vote by its Board of Control, the CIAC announced...

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Sports • Published Sep. 11, 2020 04:55 p.m.

Blue Jays Win Madison’s AAA Baseball Title

On Aug. 15, the Madison AAA Blue Jays baseball team rallied from a two-run deficit with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning to earn a 5-4 victory over the Rays in the Madison AAA Little...

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Sports • Published Sep. 08, 2020 09:53 a.m.

Madison 8-10 All-Star Softball Team Makes District 9 Final

During the past two weeks, 12 athletes who play Little League softball in Madison had an opportunity to compete in the District 9 All-Stars Tournament for players aged 8 to 10. After losing its...

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Sports • Published Sep. 04, 2020 02:56 p.m.

From 11 to 7: CIAC Still Exploring Options for Fall Football

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) released new considerations for the fall athletic season on Sept. 4. The guidelines came on the heels of the Board of Control’s...

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Sports • Published Aug. 29, 2020 01:11 p.m.

CIAC Resumes Fall Sports Activities, Pushes Opener to Oct. 1

While high school athletes around the state are eager to get back on the field and compete this fall, there's still no guarantee that the 2020 fall sports season will take place, though the...

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Sports • Published Aug. 23, 2020 09:21 p.m.

Tigers Primed for Another Big Year on the Pitch

The Daniel Hand boys’ soccer team has been so dominant over the last four seasons that you could certainly classify the Tigers as a dynasty. After claiming their fourth-straight state title ...

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Sports • Published Aug. 23, 2020 02:15 p.m.

Shoreline Golf Society Crowns a Pair of Champions

The Shoreline Golf Society (SGS) recently hosted two of its biggest events of the summer at Lyman Orchards Golf Club in Middlefield. On Aug. 16, the SGS held its 36-hole Club Championship and its...

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Sports • Published Aug. 17, 2020 03:40 a.m.

Filippone and the Tigers Have More Questions Than Answers

Just a couple of days after the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) doubled down on its intentions to play the fall season, the organization changed its mind and announced that...

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Sports • Published Aug. 15, 2020 06:07 p.m.

CIAC Puts Fall Sports Activities on Hold Until Aug. 24

Two weeks after releasing its plan to play the high school season this fall, the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) announced that it is putting all fall sports activities on...

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Sports • Published Aug. 08, 2020 06:14 p.m.

Madison Played with Pride Throughout Stellar Summer Season

All summer long, the athletes on the Madison U-19 baseball team have been playing for one specific reason—the letter “M” that’s on their hats. Head Coach Jeff Buck said ...

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Sports • Published Aug. 08, 2020 12:28 a.m.

Madison U-17 Baseball Takes 2 of 3 in Final Week

The Madison U-17 baseball team won two of its last three games of the season in the Connecticut Elite Baseball Association. Madison took a loss to Naugatuck before posting a pair of victories over ...

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Sports • Published Aug. 01, 2020 07:09 p.m.

CIAC Releases Plan to Play Fall Sports

On July 31, the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) released an 11-page report that details its plan to play high school sports during the 2020 fall season. In doing so, the...

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Sports • Published Aug. 01, 2020 03:20 a.m.

Madison U-19 Baseball Goes 14-4 for Regular Season; U-17 Team Posts Pair of Victories

U-19 BaseballThe Madison U-19 baseball team won its last five regular-season games in the Connecticut Elite Baseball Association (CEBA) to finish with a record of 14-4 for...

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Sports • Published July 30, 2020 08:11 p.m.

2020 Hand Field Hockey Schedule

Tuesday, Sept. 15: vs. Shelton at 7 p.m.Thursday, Sept. 17: vs. Mercy at 4 p.m.Saturday, Sept. 19: vs. Cheshire at noonTuesday, Sept. 22: vs. Sacred Heart Academy at 7 p.m....

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Sports • Published July 30, 2020 08:11 p.m.

2020 Hand Boys’ Cross Country Schedule

Tuesday, Sept. 15: vs. Branford, Career, and Hillhouse at Surf Club at 4 p.m.Tuesday, Sept. 22: at Cheshire at Cheshire Park at 4 p.m.Thursday, Oct. 15: vs. Guilford and Jonathan Law ...

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Sports • Published July 30, 2020 08:11 p.m.

2020 Hand Girls’ Cross Country Schedule

Tuesday, Sept. 15: vs. Branford, Career, and Hillhouse at Surf Club at 4 p.m.Tuesday, Sept. 22: at Cheshire at Cheshire Park at 4 p.m.Tuesday, Sept. 29: vs. at Lauralton Hall w/...

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Sports • Published July 26, 2020 07:22 p.m.

Madison Mavericks Stand at 4-1 in the Dream League

The Madison Mavericks girls’ lacrosse team is off to a strong start in the Dream League this summer. The Mavericks stormed out of the gates and are sporting an overall record of 4-1 in...

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Sports • Published July 26, 2020 07:22 p.m.

Madison’s Baseball Teams Play Deeper into Season

U-19 BaseballThe Madison U-19 baseball squad had a busy week by playing six games versus Division II opponents in the Connecticut Elite Baseball Association. Madison came...

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Sports • Published July 26, 2020 06:58 p.m.

Tigers Were Primed for Big Things on the Links

The Daniel Hand girls’ golf team had some major expectations heading into the 2020 spring campaign. The Tigers were returning four seniors, all of whom were likely to crack the starting...

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Sports • Published July 20, 2020 01:50 a.m.

Madison U-19 Baseball Keeps Winning; U-17 Team Gets a Split

U-19 BaseballThe Madison U-19 baseball team picked up four more victories in Connecticut Elite Baseball Association (CEBA) action last week. Madison boosted its record to 7-...

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Sports • Published July 19, 2020 07:37 p.m.

Doyle Takes the Title at Connecticut Junior Amateur Championship

Matt Doyle was on the top of his game heading into the back nine of the 79th annual Connecticut Junior Amateur Championship at Watertown Golf Club on July 9. Doyle never let the momentum sway in...

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Sports • Published July 17, 2020 03:12 p.m.

Shoreline Golf Society Holds Three Major Events

The Shoreline Golf Society (SGS) saw some locals hit the links to compete in a few major events at Shennecossett Golf Course in Groton. The SGS held its Seniors Championship, the Low Net...

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Sports • Published July 16, 2020 12:40 p.m.

2020 Hand Girls’ Swimming and Diving Schedule

Tuesday, Sept. 15: at Lyman Hall at 5 p.m.Thursday, Sept. 17: at Foran at 6 p.m.Tuesday, Sept. 22: at Branford at 4 p.m.Friday, Sept. 25: at East Haven-Wilbur Cross at 4 p.m....

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