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Fox 61 Honors Student Athletes Who Shine

Fox 61 Honors Student Athletes Who Shine

FOX61, in partnership with the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference, is putting a spotlight on high school sports captains who set the example, create a positive atmosphere of fun and spirit, respect their opponents and support their teams.

Jenna French – Sacred Heart High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, April 5, 2019

Kyle Roberts – Coginchaug High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, March 29, 2019

Jessica DellaRatta – Cromwell High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, March 22, 2019

Tyree Allen – Hillhouse High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, March 15, 2019

Louis Egbuna – Newington High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, March 8, 2019

Jeremiah Taylor – Capital Preparatory High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, March 1, 2019

Paige McLaughlin – Bristol Eastern High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, February 22, 2019

Jared Sharp – Suffield High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, February 15, 2019

Wendie Stewart – Hartford Public High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, February 8, 2019

Aydan Sullivan – Glastonbury High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, February 1, 2019

Tyler Esposito – Northwest Catholic High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, January 25, 2019

Rachel Griffin – East Granby High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, January 18, 2019

Connor Raines – Notre Dame-West Haven High School


Posted by Fox61 on Friday, January 11, 2019

Desaray Chapman – Aerospace (CREC)


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, January 4, 2019

Raven Jarrett – New Britain High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, December 21, 2018

Nate Rosa – Bristol Central High School


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, December 14, 2018

Rebecca Mayer – SMSA


Posted by FOX61 on Friday, December 7, 2018

Julia Walker – West Haven High School


Posted by FOX61 on Monday, December 5, 2018

Patrick Sullivan – Xavier High School


Posted by FOX61 on Monday, November 19, 2018

Jillian Mars – Bloomfield High School


Posted by FOX61 on Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Ten Exceptional Individuals Added To CAS-CIAC Hall of Honor

CHESHIRE, Conn. – Before a celebratory crowd of approximately 160 family, friends, and colleagues, 10 new inductees joined the exclusive ranks of the CAS-CIAC Hall of Honor. The 10 honorees, Jerry Auclair, Bill Baron, Alan Bookman, John Daly, Jean Kenney Daly, Bob Ford, George Ford, Paul Hoey, Pat Llodra, and Barbara Startup were selected forContinue Reading

Behind The Success of Connecticut Soccer Star Kacey Lawrence

Article courtesy of MaxPreps — There’s no doubt that Kacey Lawrence is a big-time scorer. She tallied a career-high 28 goals this past season as a junior on the Masuk (Monroe, Conn.) girls soccer team, netting goals in 14 of the 19 games she played in. But it’s Lawrence’s 15 assists that really make her happy.Continue Reading

Save The Date – New England Student Leadership Conference 2019

CAS-CIAC is proud to announce our continued partnership with athletic directors and principals in the northeast for the New England Student Leadership Conference. We will be sending a delegation of Connecticut student leaders from athletics, clubs, theater, student council, national honors society and more to the Conference at Worcester State University in July. This 4-dayContinue Reading

CT Sports Now Shares Winter Vantage Cup Standings

CT Sports Now Shares Winter Vantage Cup Standings

CIAC partner CT Sports Now and Fox 61 released the updated standings for the 2018-19 Vantage Cup on Friday, March 29. This program and award is completely owned by Vantage Sports and CT Sports Now, CIAC is sharing on its website purely for entertainment and for fans who may be interested.  Click here toContinue Reading

#CIACAllAccess Basketball Championships

#CIACAllAccess Basketball Championships

All the emotions, energy, and passion of the CIAC basketball championships at Mohegan Sun Arena, are captured in this behind-the-scenes footage. As the spring season gets underway, a look back at what all the teams this spring want to feel themselves with #CIACAllAccess. Thank you to all the teams that let us share the experienceContinue Reading

CAS-CIAC Adding 10 Inductees To Hall of Honor

CHESHIRE, Conn. – The CAS-CIAC Hall of Honor will add 10 distinguished honorees to its ranks at a ceremony on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at the AquaTurf Club in Southington. The 10 honorees, Jerry Auclair, Bill Baron, Alan Bookman, John Daly, Jean Kenney Daly, Bob Ford, George Ford, Paul Hoey, Pat Llodra, and Barbara StartupContinue Reading

#MyReasonWhy 2018-19

#MyReasonWhy 2018-19

We asked student leaders from across Connecticut who are representing their peers as part of the Student Athlete Advisory Board to share why they participate in interscholastic sports and activities. These are their #MyReasonWhy. Share yours at MyReasonWhy.com or with the hashtag #MyReasonWhy on social media.        

Linked Up – Winter Championships 2019

It began February 7 with the Class S Indoor Track & Field Championship, and concluded March 19 with the Ice Hockey Division I Championship. That was the 2019 CIAC winter championship season in which dreams were made, hearts were broken and many, many memories were made. Every championship game, every dramatic meet, every competition hadContinue Reading

CIAC Basketball Championship Rewind

CIAC Basketball Championship Rewind

Nine games CIAC boys and girls basketball took place at Mohegan Sun Arena. All the stories, drama, action, and celebrations from the games are highlighted below in #ChampionshipRewind.