Category Archives: Girls Volleyball

Schedule Set For 2016 Fall Rules Interpretation Meetings

The CIAC is announcing the schedule for the fall rules interpretations meetings provided to CIAC by officials’ organizations and league. CIAC rules and regulations require head coaches or their designee to represent your school at these important meetings. Other coaches are encouraged to attend, but it is not a requirement. If your coach cannot makeContinue Reading

2016-17 CIAC Handbook & Fall Tournament Packets Available

CHESHIRE, Conn. – The CIAC has posted the 2016-17 CIAC Handbook and Tournament Packets for all fall sports with all the information available for view and download on CIACsports.com. The CIAC Handbook contains all rules and regulations and policies, including changes voted on at the 2016 Annual Meeting and is effective as of July 1.Continue Reading

NFHS Fall Sports Rules Changes 2016

Each year the National Federation of State High School Associations and its rules committees present changes for the upcoming year, and send out a release. The rule changes will be included in the latest rule books when they are produced, but it’s nice to know about any changes in advance. CIAC does its best toContinue Reading

Follow The CIAC Championships On-Line This Weekend

Champions will earn titles in five CIAC sports this weekend, and for those who can’t attend the events, there are many ways to follow the action on-line. Here is an attempt at a comprehensive list of the various ways to follow the action if you can’t attend. Thirteen of the 16 events will be broadcastContinue Reading

Canton Girls Volleyball Shares Experience With Inspirational Fan

With the possible exception of the blacks and oranges of Halloween, the color pink has become synonymous with the month of October.  Breast cancer awareness events and fundraisers now dominate this particular month – and rightly so – but that doesn’t mean it’s the only cause worthy of attention. That is what motivated members ofContinue Reading

Linked Up – Fall Championships 2014

Linked Up – Fall Championships 2014

On October 25th the CIAC fall championships began with cross divisional championships as 12 teams earned trophies. Forty-nine days later the season concluded on a sunny and brisk Saturday in December with seven championship football contests. CIACsports.com provided its own complete coverage of the football championships but for the sake of completing a task, Linked UpContinue Reading

CIAC Fall Championships Broadcast Live

CHESHIRE, Conn. – The crowning of 16 CIAC champions will be broadcast live online over the next three days on the NFHS Network. Finals in boys and girls soccer, field hockey, girls volleyball, and swimming and diving will all be shown live on the Network, which can be accessed at http://www.nfhsnetwork.com/associations/ciac. Viewing subscriptions can beContinue Reading

2014 Fall Championship Notes & History

The brackets have been whittled down and the fall sports season will conclude in five sports with a bonanza of championship events over the coming days. Below we have provided a historical breakdown of each team’s success in the respective tournaments, to provide some context for what will take place this weekend. Along with that,Continue Reading

2015-16 Season Limitations Changes

In August the CIAC Board of Control approved changes for the season limitations and practice dates for the 2015-16 season beginning in the fall 2015. The changes were approved after the 2014-15 CIAC Handbook went to print, therefore the on-line edition has incorrect dates listed for 2015-16. The CIAC has attempted to share the correctContinue Reading

Games To Watch In Week One

The preseason end is in sight with the fall season kicking off on Tuesday, September 9. While there are so many games on the schedule in that first week it might be tough to distinguish one from another, there were a few that jumped out as particularly intriguing. With the HUGE caveats that these thoughtsContinue Reading