Category Archives: Press Releases

CIAC Spring Sports Update

CHESHIRE, Conn. – CAS-CIAC appreciates the efforts of Commissioner Cardona and Governor Lamont to engage students while keeping the health and safety of Connecticut’s schools and communities at the center of their decision-making.

The announcement to extend school closings through May 20th provides a timeline for the CIAC to consider regarding spring sport opportunities.  CIAC administrative staff will have more detailed conversations with superintendents, principals, athletic directors, member leagues, medical professionals, and coaches over the next week and half.  The CIAC Board of Control will meet on April 23 to review feedback from each group and discuss safe and realistic spring sport experiences.

Emotional Intelligence CAS Conversation

Emotional Intelligence CAS Conversation

Dr. Marc Brackett, an expert on social and emotional intelligence, joined CAS-CIAC Executive Director Glenn Lungarini for a discussion on how to help students through this challenging time. 

Unified Sports Participant Message – Stay Unified Stay Safe

Unified Sports Participant Message – Stay Unified Stay Safe

Unified Sports athletes and teammates offer thanks to those keeping us safe, and share the important message — stay Unified, stay safe. 

Student Message – Stay Home, Stay Safe #CTWillPlayAgain

Student Message – Stay Home, Stay Safe #CTWillPlayAgain

Eleven high school student athletes from across Connecticut share an important message. Stay home, Stay safe. #CTWillPlayAgain

CIAC Spring Sports Update Regarding COVID – 19

CHESHIRE, Conn. – Following an online meeting with nearly 70 school, athletic and governmental leaders CIAC reached a consensus that canceling the entirety of the spring sports season is premature at this time. There is a strong desire to provide student athletes some spring athletic experience if possible. Any plan for spring sports will needContinue Reading

CIAC Tournament Coronavirus Update

CHESHIRE, Conn. – Due to continuing concerns regarding the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) CIAC has made the difficult decision to cancel the remainder of its winter championship tournaments. The decision was made in light of discussions with numerous agencies and considering the circumstances of our member schools, our championship venues, and weighing the health andContinue Reading

CAS-CIAC 2019-20 Battle of the Fans Winner

CAS-CIAC 2019-20 Battle of the Fans Winner

2019-20 CAS-CIAC Battle of the Fans Winner Congratulations to Glastonbury High School Thank you to all the schools that submitted entries for year six of the CAS-CIAC Battle of the Fans.  This event continues to grow and foster the sort of sportsmanship, fan behavior, student leadership and student participation that will make schools, parents, athletesContinue Reading

CIAC Launches Centennial Celebration

CHESHIRE, Conn. – The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) will kick off its Centennial Celebration in the coming weeks, celebrating the 100-year history of the organization with a variety of events, features, fan interactions, recognition events, and more. The Centennial Celebration will run through the 2021 CIAC Spring Championships. Centennial Celebration announcement! https://t.co/hRNdKYqMD1 — CIACContinue Reading

Eight Distinguished Contributors Joining CAS-CIAC Hall of Honor

CHESHIRE, Conn. – In recognition of exceptional careers of service to CAS-CIAC eight distinguished honorees will be recognized as the fifth class in the CAS-CIAC Hall of Honor. Earle Bidwell, Armand Fabbri, Harold Goldberg, Art Kohs, Tom Murray, Armand Regalbuti, George Synnott, and Margaret Williamson will be honored at the induction ceremony being held onContinue Reading

CIAC Fall 2019 Sportsmanship PSA

CIAC Fall 2019 Sportsmanship PSA