Fifteen teams have qualified for the 2017 SCC Boys Basketball playoffs. There is one regular-season game still to be played (West Haven at Notre Dame, Tues., Feb. 21) which will have an impact on the final pairings. The tournament begins with first-round action on Thursday, Feb. 23.
The top seven seeds are confirmed. Notre Dame is the tournament's top seed, and will receive a first-round bye. Hillhouse is the second seed, followed by Hamden (#3), Wilbur Cross (#4), Amity Regional (#5), Guilford (#6) and Career (#7).
Fourteen teams have qualified for the 2017 SCC Girls Basketball Playoffs, which begin Thursday, Feb. 16.
Here are the final seeds: 1. Daniel Hand; 2. Mercy; 3. Career; 4. East Haven; 5. Hamden; 6. Guilford; 7. Lyman Hall; 8. Shelton; 9. Wilbur Cross; 10. Hillhouse; 11. Amity Regional; 12. Sacred Heart Academy; 13. West Haven; 14. Sheehan
Daniel Hand - 2017 SCC Gymnastics Champions (Steady Photography photo)
Daniel Hand captured the 2017 SCC Gymnastics Championship title, held on Saturday, Feb. 11 at 2:30 p.m. @Jonathan Law HS. It is the Tigers' ninth straight league title.
North Haven and Shelton each won titles at the 2017 SCC Cheerleading Competion, held on Saturday, Feb. 4 at Shelton High School.
Here are the final team results
Co-Ed: 1. North Haven, 81.35; 2. Branford, 79.7; 3. Daniel Hand, 79.3
All-Girl: 1. Shelton, 88.2; 2. Lauralton Hall, 84.3; 3. Cheshire, 80.25; 4. East Haven, 70; 5. Foran, 63.8; 6. Jonathan Law, 62.8; 7. Lyman Hall, 60.15; 8. West Haven, 59.65; 9. Sacred Heart Academy, 59.35; 10. Sheehan, 58.4; 11. Mercy, 55.2
Spirit Award: Hillhouse
All-SCC Cheerleading 2017
Hannah Martin (Shelton), Kaitlyn Craft (Shelton), Nicole Pingree (Shelton), Kaitlyn Khachadoorean (Lauralton Hall), Jessica Sanchez (Lauralton Hall), Katyln Fama (Lauralton Hall), Jordyn Aurora (North Haven), Amanda Acquarulo (Branford), Rachel Ruetmeyer (Branford), Samantha Korspore (North Haven), Addison Ferrara (Branford), Alicia Rodriguez (Mercy), Stella Patuck (Jonathan Law), Alexa DeMarco (East Haven), Morgan Sullivan (North Haven), Alexa Battaglino (East Haven), Emery Johnson (West Haven), Amani Cayo (West Haven), Izzy Carusone (Daniel Hand), Monica Ghaly (West Haven)
Photos by Steady Photography
Congratulations to Hamden (boys) and Hillhouse (girls), who captured 2017 SCC Indoor Track titles on Feb. 3.
It is the second SCC title for Hamden (2010) and the fifth for Hillhouse (2013, 2012, 2011 and 2006).
The Southern Connecticut Conference will host its 12th Cheerleading Competition on Saturday, February 4, at Shelton High School. The competition will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tickets are $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for students and senior citizens. Children under six will be admitted free.
Xavier - 2017 SCC Wrestling Champions (Steady Photography photo)
Xavier captured the 2017 SCC Wrestling Championship, held on Feb. 11 at Wilbur Cross High School. It was the Falcons' sixth SCC title (2015, 2014, 2012, 2011 and 2003).
- Mon. 20 Feb, 2017 (6:00 pm)
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- Thu. 23 Feb, 2017 (6:30 pm)