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Watch The Michaels Jewelers’ 2020 Unified Sports Cup Awards

Watch The Michaels Jewelers’ 2020 Unified Sports Cup Awards

The final installment of CIAC’s virtual banquet series is now available. The Michaels Jewelers’ Unified Sports Banquet could not be held this year, but we still wanted to honor the award winners. Please check out the video below honoring the great achievements of the honorees. Unified Sports Connecticut is a partnership of Special Olympics Connecticut and the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC).

More information on honorees for this year can be found here: http://ciacsports.com/site/?p=14424

2020 Fall Sports Packets, Divisions & Schedules Now Available

CHESHIRE, Conn. The sports packets, tournament divisions, and regular season schedules for all fall 2020 CIAC sports are now available on CIACsports.com. The sports packets and tournament divisions are available on each individual sports page which are listed by season on the sports page. To view a schedule for any school or specific team, orContinue Reading

inCourage Helps Improve Communication, Commitment & Leadership In Sports

inCourage Helps Improve Communication, Commitment & Leadership In Sports

inCourage provides original, engaging videos to help improve communication, commitment and leadership in sports. We’ve got easy solutions to frustrating challenges. Check out all the blog posts at https://teamblog.incourage.com/blog or choose specific topics below. Or check out all their great resources for building a better sports culture at https://www.incourage.com Sports Is A Great Unifier Sports have consistentlyContinue Reading

CIAC Resocialization of Interscholastic Athletics & Activities Guidance

CHESHIRE, Conn. – The CIAC, in conjunction with the Connecticut State Medical Society Sports Medicine Committee, has released guidance for the resocialization of interscholastic athletics and activities programs. The document was also vetted by CAPSS, CABE, CAAD, and the CATA. The document is intended to provide guidance on considerations for safely returning to interscholastic athleticsContinue Reading

CIAC Statement On Office Of Civil Rights Decision

CHESHIRE, Conn. –  After an administrative investigation, the United States Office for Civil Rights has taken the position that any participation by any transgender female athlete in girls’ high school track and field deprives cis-gender girls of a meaningful opportunity to participate in violation of Title IX.  These same issues are the subject of aContinue Reading

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 Board of Control Meeting Update

CHESHIRE, Conn. – Following today’s meeting of the CIAC Board of Control, CIAC is providing a detailed update on COVID-19 related actions. Please click the following link for the full update: https://casci.ac/5591.

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

Watch The CAS-CIAC Virtual Scholar-Athlete Banquet

Watch The CAS-CIAC Virtual Scholar-Athlete Banquet

CHESHIRE, Conn. – The full CAS-CIAC Virtual Scholar Athlete Banquet as shown on Fox61 and GameTimeCT is now available to watch below. Three hundred and sixty senior student athletes as selected by 183 schools were recognized for their achievements in athletics and the classroom.  The Scholar-Athlete Program annually recognizes two high school seniors fromContinue Reading