Vazzano, Gartner BlueStreak-Ruden Report Players of the Week


Jordan Vazzano of the St. Joseph football team and Rebecca Gartner of the Danbury girls soccer team are this week’s BlueStreak-Ruden Report FCIAC Players of the Week, presented by Chicken Joe’s.

Vazzano and Gartner will each receive T-shirts and plaques from BlueStreak Sports Training and $25 gift certificates from Chicken Joe’s in New Canaan.

Vazzano completed 29 of 45 passes for 379 yards and five touchdowns, including the game-winner on the final play of a 36-34 win over Fairfield Prep.


Gartner, the Hatters’ goalkeeper, recorded a pair of shutouts, stopping 7 shots and  two breakaways in the last 10 minutes of a 2-0 win over Westhill and 7 shots in a 0-0 tie with Darien, which had 12 corner kicks.

To nominate an athlete, send an email to rudenreport@icloud.com with the name of the person you are nominating. Please include all of the player’s statistics for the week as well as the team results.

The award will be judged on games/matches/meets played Monday through Saturday of each week. Please wait until an athlete is done competing for the week to submit your nomination.