Commentary: FCIAC Sports In 2016 Offered Welcome Reprieve From Outside World

If you have scanned your Twitter feed at any point during the past month, it is easy to see why there is a strong sentiment to give 2016 a swift kick into the rear-view mirror. Often this has been in response to the growing list of celebrity losses in the entertainment world; we have seen the deaths of an extraordinary number of performers with visionary talent, especially in the music world.

Boys Basketball

Second-Chance Points: Some Early-Season (Mostly) Girls And Boys Impressions

If it seems like I have gone dark for a few days, well, I guess I have. As much as I love basketball season, this is the time of year many in the local media recharge the batteries. The fall is the busiest season, especially with four FCIAC schools playing in state football finals on the last day.

Actually there has been planning behind the scenes for some new features and videos on the site. I also have a pair of the coveted Snapchat Spectacles on the way, and a few new social media contributors anxious to try them out at games to do some cool things. Most of the rest of this week will be for relaxing.


Vote For The BlueStreak-Ruden Report Football Player Of The Year

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

The finalists are: Darien’s Finlay Collins, Greenwich’s Kevin Iobbi, St. Joseph’s Jared Mallozzi, Trumbull’s Johnny McElroy, New Canaan’s Ryan O’Connell and Ridgefield’s Shane Palmer.