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Linked Up – 5/17/19

Hall boys tennis coach Jim Solomon recently reached a milestone. Brad Horrigan – Hartford Courant.

It’s an exciting time of year with postseason play underway. A new edition of Linked Up matches that excitement, with a slew of wonderful stories.

Weston’s Carolyn Zech Took Challenging Path To Scholar Athlete Honor

When Weston High School field hockey coach Samantha Jacobsen shares the common feeling amongst her athletes during games was “it’s okay, Carolyn’s got it, we’re good,” she’s referring specifically to the confidence her athletes had in their senior goalkeeper Carolyn Zech. Taken more broadly, it nicely articulates the sentiments that accompanied everything Zech took onContinue Reading

“Drive – CIACDocuSeries Coming Soon

“Drive – CIACDocuSeries Coming Soon

“Drive” – Seven stories inside the CIAC winter postseason What’s it take to be a champion? To be a great teammate? To deal with adversity? To leave your mark? Full documentary premiere Sunday, June 9. #CIACDocuSeries     

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. Ben Richardson – Torrington High School Posted by FOX61 on Friday, May 10, 2019 Ellie Brown – ConardContinue Reading

NFHS Network – What To Watch 5/13-5/19

NFHS Network – What To Watch 5/13-5/19

Editor’s Note: The NFHS Network is the exclusive broadcast partner of CIAC Championships. Several CIAC member schools have also partnered with the NFHS Network to provide streaming coverage of regular season events. Every Monday CIACsports.com will feature a handful of games to check out in the new feature “What to Watch.” All records are atContinue Reading

Esports 2019 Spring Season Championships Set

Esports 2019 Spring Season Championships Set

The match-ups for the Connecticut High School Esports 2019 Spring Season Championships are set. Friday, May 10 League of Legends Woodstock Academy vs. Manchester High School Rocket League Woodstock Academy vs. Xavier High School You can watch the finals live on: Twitch: https://twitch.tv/playvs The NFHS Network: Rocket League Final; League of Legends Final Or you canContinue Reading

Student-Athletes Honored At Scholar Athlete Banquet

CHESHIRE, Conn. – Three hundred forty-six senior student athletes were honored as CIAC Scholar Athletes at the 36th Annual CAS-CIAC Scholar Athlete Banquet at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington Sunday night. The event is the largest of the many honors programs CAS-CIAC hosts each year. The Scholar Athlete program recognizes two high school seniorContinue Reading

Applications Available For New England Student Leadership Conference 2019

The application process is now open for the 2019 New England Student Leadership Conference. Click here to begin the application process. CAS-CIAC is proud to continue our 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,Continue Reading

Linked Up – 5/3/19

It’s been weeks since CIACsports.com put together a Linked Up, collecting great high school sports feature stories. But we are back now, and the stories have certainly not dried up, as the Linked Up return has many compelling stories to read. From the Middletown Press: It was an emotional, and well-earned day of celebration for aContinue Reading

NFHS Network – What To Watch 4/29-5/5

NFHS Network – What To Watch 4/29-5/5

Editor’s Note: The NFHS Network is the exclusive broadcast partner of CIAC Championships. Several CIAC member schools have also partnered with the NFHS Network to provide streaming coverage of regular season events. Every Monday CIACsports.com will feature a handful of games to check out in the new feature “What to Watch.” All records are atContinue Reading