Commentary: It Is Time To Really Believe In The Blue Wave

NEW CANAAN — Rob Trifone started believing what others couldn’t at about 4:15 Wednesday afternoon.

The Darien High School football team had just finished its final practice for the following day’s annual Turkey Bowl with New Canaan, unbeaten, ranked No. 1 in the state and seemingly unbeatable all fall.

The Blue Wave players gathered in the office of Trifone, their head coach. First the seniors spoke, then the coaches.

Girls Basketball

Catching Up With… Norwalk’s Emma Oyomba

When I first decided to launch my own website, one of the repeated suggestions was a “Where are they now,” series. Readers love to know what the former high school athletes they followed are now doing.

Thus the seeds were planted for “Catching Up With…”

And deciding on the first person to profile, Emma Oyomba was the prefect candidate.


Super 6: Vote for the BlueStreak-Ruden Report Fall Female Player of the Year

After a long list of memorable accomplishments over the past two months, it is time for you to decide who was the very best of the best. We have selected six outstanding finalists for our BlueStreak-Ruden Report FCIAC Fall Female Player of the Year award.

The winner will receive a trophy from BlueStreak Sports Training and The Ruden Report.

Here are the finalists, who were all named to the All-FCIAC and All-State teams, and their accomplishments (based on information submitted by coaches):