The kids are alright. That was the message sent out of Cardinal Stadium. Trailing Danbury, 3-0, early in the second quarter, the Greenwich football team’s offense quickly caught up to the defense. The end result was a 49-3 win against an opponent that will find success when not facing the power opponents in the conference.
We have seven teams on the menu for the Ruden Report-Fairfield County Bank Team of the Week vote. Your finalists are: the Stamford football, New Canaan field hockey, Trumbull girls cross country, Fairfield Warde girls soccer, St. Joseph volleyball, Ridgefield boys cross country and Wilton boys soccer teams.
The FCIAC continues to be a polarized football world, with four schools in annual races for state titles, a group in a constant search for traction and a large middle class that occasionally offers up a playoff contender. Greenwich, St. Joseph, New Canaan and Darien all made it to the CIAC tournaments last season. Greenwich (Class LL) and St. Joseph (Class M) won championships — the Cardinals finished unbeaten and the No. 1 team in the state — while the Rams made it to the finals.