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Is Silence An Act Of Racism?

Is Silence An Act Of Racism?

Is remaining silent in the face of racial injustice an act of racism? This thought-provoking question was posed at a recent meeting of one of our boards. Whether silence rises to the level of racism is open to debate; but it is, unequivocally and categorically, cowardly and insupportable.

Two Guests Join As CIACcast Returns

Two Guests Join As CIACcast Returns

CIACcast is back with episode 113. Joe Calafiore from Hartford Athletic talks about the new Team of the Week program, and Glastonbury High School Junior Erin Cabana discusses some of her exciting video projects. The latest edition or past editions of the CIACcast can always be found at this page: http://ciacsports.com/site/?page_id=3171, or you can subscribe toContinue Reading

2020 Unified Sports Michaels Cup Awards

The Unified Sports Michaels Cup banquet is always one of the highlights of the CAS-CIAC calendars. The recognition event is a celebration of Unified Sports programs, athletes and teammates across Connecticut. Due to COVID-19 the event was not held this year, but there are still deserving honorees to recognize. Below you can see the studentsContinue Reading

CIAC Spring Sports Update – 5/5/20

CHESHIRE, Conn. -The CIAC’s consideration for any spring sport experience has always been contingent on the re-opening of schools for in-person instruction. This morning, Governor Lamont ordered the cancellation of in-school classes for the remainder of the 2019-2020 academic year. Therefore, there will not be a 2020 CIAC spring sports season. The CIAC empathizes withContinue Reading

CAS-CIAC Holding Virtual Scholar-Athlete Banquet

CAS-CIAC Holding Virtual Scholar-Athlete Banquet

CHESHIRE, Conn. – Three hundred and sixty senior student athletes will be recognized in a CAS-CIAC Virtual Scholar-Athlete Banquet airing at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, May 3, on Fox61 and GameTimeCT.com, Hearst Connecticut Media’s website dedicated to high school sports coverage. The 30-minute special will honor the Scholar Athletes selected by 183 schools for their achievementsContinue Reading

Olivia Deleon-Gaston Inspires As Weaver Scholar Athlete

It’s roughly 2,000 miles from Colorado to Hartford, Connecticut. When Weaver High School senior Olivia Deleon-Gaston was entrenched in the foster care system in Colorado and then in facing down the many challenges that followed, the idea of being a CAS-CIAC Scholar Athlete likely seemed much farther away than even those 2,000 miles. Ultimately, thoseContinue Reading

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CIAC Boys Basketball All Century Team

CIAC Boys Basketball All Century Team

CIAC is presenting the 25-player CIAC Boys Basketball All Century Team. The final five names revealed are featured below. Players are listed with their name during their high school career, their graduation year and school. The All Century teams were compiled with input from select past and current coaches, veteran high school basketball writers andContinue Reading

CIAC Girls Basketball All Century Team

CIAC Girls Basketball All Century Team

CIAC is presenting the 25-player CIAC Girls Basketball All Century Team. The final five names revealed are featured below. Players are listed with their name during their high school career, their graduation year and school. The All Century teams were compiled with input from select past and current coaches, veteran high school basketball writers andContinue Reading

Student Athlete Story – Syndey Molaver – Brien McMahon HS

Editors Note – During this challenging time with high school sporting events cancelled and postponed and students being strongly advised to adhere to social distancing, CIAC will be sharing stories, messages, and more from some of the student-athlete representatives on our Student Athletic Advisory Board and Sportsmanship Committee. Sydney Molaver, Junior, Brien McMahon High SchoolContinue Reading