The Southern Connecticut Conference hosted its 11th Cheerleading Competition on Saturday, Feb. 6, at North Haven High School. Fifteen SCC schools participated in the competition in three categories: all-girl, co-ed and exhibition. Shelton (all-girl) and Daniel Hand (co-ed) were victorious at the competition, while Wilbur Cross was recognized with the "Spirit Award."
Here is the 2016 SCC Winter Sports Playoff Schedules. Please note, all sites/times are subject to change.
The 22nd annual SCC All-Conference Football Banquet was held on January 11 at Anthony's Ocean View in New Haven. Sixty-four student-athletes were honored, along with the four divisional champions (Shelton, Notre Dame, Hillhouse and North Haven).
Special thanks to the event sponsors - New Haven Gridiron Club, National Football Foundation - Gene Casey New Haven County Chapter and the Walter Camp Foundation.
Congratulations to the OrthoNOW/SCC Fall Sports 2015 Player and Coaches of the Year, as voted on by the league's head coaches.
Fall Players of the Year
Girls Cross Country – Mackenzie Pias (Mercy)
Boys Cross Country – Andrew Thompson (Fairfield Prep)
Girls Volleyball – Micaela Cardozo (Amity Regional)
Boys Soccer – Salah Oumorou (West Haven)
Girls Soccer – Megan Kikosicki (East Haven)
Field Hockey – Samantha Pavano (Daniel Hand)
Football (Div. I) – Christian Lupoli (Notre Dame)
Football (Div. II) – Mike Montano (North Haven)
Girls Swimming (Div. I) – Allie Mascia (Daniel Hand)
Girls Swimming (Div. II) – Sarah Fitzgerald (Foran)
Coaches of the Year
Girls Cross Country – Sean Mahon (Amity Regional)
Boys Cross Country – Bob Orgovan (Amity Regional)
Girls Volleyball – Seth Davis (Amity Regional)
Boys Soccer – Artur Branco (Cheshire); Stan Latkowski (Daniel Hand)
Girls Soccer – Rob Huelsman (Sheehan)
Field Hockey – Kati Cavanagh (Lauralton Hall)
Football (Div. I) – Jeff Roy (Shelton)
Football (Div. II) – Melvin Wells (East Haven)
Girls Swimming (Div. I) – Jen Lyman (Daniel Hand)
Girls Swimming (Div. II) – Tom Jurzynski (Shelton)
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Congratulations to the student-athletes who earned All-SCC honors in the fall sports season in the following sports: boys and girls cross country, football, field hockey, boys and girls soccer, girls swimming and girls volleyball.
The league's Scheduling Committee has determined the new divisional alignments for three fall sports - girls volleyball, boys soccer and girls soccer for the 2016 and 2017 seasons.
- Fri. 12 Feb, 2016 (5:30 pm)
- Sat. 13 Feb, 2016 (9:00 am)
- Wed. 17 Feb, 2016 (4:00 pm)
- Thu. 18 Feb, 2016 (6:30 pm)