Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Madison Sports

Sports • Published Oct. 18, 2020 09:51 p.m.

Hand Girls’ Soccer Posts Shutout; Field Hockey Gains a Split

Girls’ SoccerThe Hand girls’ soccer squad defeated East Haven in its lone game of the week to improve to 2-1-1 this year. On Oct. 14, the Tigers hosted East...

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Sports • Published Oct. 18, 2020 07:56 p.m.

Tigers Playing 7-on-7 Football, Notch Win Over Branford

Head Coach Steve Filippone didn’t think that the Daniel Hand High School football team would be playing 7-on-7 non-tackle football this fall. However, with the Connecticut Interscholastic...

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Sports • Published Oct. 16, 2020 02:23 p.m.

Shoreline Golf Society Hands Out Two Championships

The Shoreline Golf Society (SGS) crowned a couple of champions at Fox Hopyard Golf Club in East Haddam on Oct. 11. Bob Gworek of Clinton won the SGS season-long Match Play Championship, while...

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Sports • Published Oct. 12, 2020 03:07 a.m.

Hand and Guilford Play to a 2-2 Tie

The Daniel Hand girls' soccer team wanted to flip the script when it faced Guilford for the second time in six days last week. After taking a 1-0 loss to Guilford in their season opener, the...

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Sports • Published Oct. 12, 2020 02:06 a.m.

Hand Girls’ Swimming Defeats Branford in Virtual Meet; Field Hockey Notches Two Victories

Girls' Swimming and DivingThe Hand girls' swimming and diving team took on Branford in a virtual meet last week. The Tigers defeated the Hornets by the final score of 77-76 ...

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Sports • Published Oct. 05, 2020 02:30 a.m.

Hand Boys’ Soccer Blanks Guilford in 2020 Opener

A quiet eeriness loomed large at Strong Field when the Hand boys' soccer squad hosted Guilford for the first game of the 2020 fall season on Oct. 2.Nearly seven months since the COVID-19...

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Sports • Published Oct. 05, 2020 02:29 a.m.

CIAC Has Plans for Alternative Season in the Spring

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) has announced a plan to play an alternative season in spring 2021 for any sports that don’t complete at least 40 percent of games...

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Sports • Published Oct. 05, 2020 02:29 a.m.

Hand Field Hockey Starts with a Shutout; Cross Country Squads Off and Running

Field HockeyThe Hand field hockey team started off the 2020 campaign by playing a road game versus Lyman Hall on Oct. 1. The Tigers defeated Lyman Hall by the final score...

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Sports • Published Oct. 05, 2020 02:29 a.m.

Feldman Places 2nd in Shoreline Golf Society Founders Cup

The 2020 Shoreline Golf Society (SGS) Founders Cup final took place at Timberlin Golf Course in Berlin on Sept. 26. The Founders Cup competition is based on golfer’s season-long point...

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Sports • Published Sep. 27, 2020 04:48 p.m.

Tigers Striving for More Success Despite Key Graduations

Sue Leckey is entering her 18th season as head coach of the Daniel Hand High School field hockey team this fall. Leckey has high hopes for the Tigers coming off of a campaign that saw squad...

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Sports • Published Sep. 26, 2020 03:20 a.m.

2020 Hand Girls’ Swimming and Diving Schedule

Thursday, Oct. 1: vs. North Haven at 6:30 p.m.Monday, Oct. 5: vs. Branford at 4 p.m.Thursday, Oct. 8: vs. Cheshire at 6:30 p.m.Thursday, Oct. 15: vs. Lauralton Hall at 6:30 p....

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Sports • Published Sep. 26, 2020 03:20 a.m.

2020 Hand Boys’ Soccer Schedule

Friday, Oct. 2: vs. Guilford at Strong Field, Surf Club at 6 p.m.Thursday, Oct. 8: at Wilbur Cross at Bowen Field at 4 p.m.Friday, Oct. 9: at Guilford at Kavanaugh Field, Guilford...

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Sports • Published Sep. 26, 2020 03:20 a.m.

2020 Hand Girls’ Soccer Schedule

Friday, Oct. 2: at Guilford at Kavanaugh Field, Guilford High School at 3:45 p.m.Tuesday, Oct. 6: at Branford at Branford High School turf field at 5 p.m.Thursday, Oct. 8: at...

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Sports • Published Sep. 26, 2020 03:20 a.m.

2020 Hand Field Hockey Schedule

Thursday, Oct. 1: at Lyman Hall at Fitzgerald Field, Lyman Hall High School at 6:30 p.m.Monday, Oct. 5: vs. Branford at Daniel Hand High School turf field at 7 p.m.Thursday, Oct. 8:...

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Sports • Published Sep. 26, 2020 03:20 a.m.

2020 Hand Girls’ Volleyball Schedule

Friday, Oct. 2: at Guilford at Guilford High School main gym at 3:45 p.m.Saturday, Oct. 3: vs. Hamden at Daniel Hand High School gym at noonMonday, Oct. 5: vs. East Haven at Daniel...

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Sports • Published Sep. 26, 2020 03:20 a.m.

2020 Hand Girls’ Cross Country Schedule

Friday, Oct. 2: at Mercy w/ Branford at Mercy High School at 4 p.m.Wednesday, Oct. 7: at Hamden w/ Cheshire at Hamden Middle School back field at 3:45 p.m.Wednesday, Oct. 14: at...

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Sports • Published Sep. 26, 2020 03:20 a.m.

2020 Hand Boys’ Cross Country Schedule

Friday, Oct. 2: at Xavier w/ Branford at Mercy High School at 4 p.m.Wednesday, Oct. 7: at Hamden w/ Cheshire at Hamden Middle School back field at 3:45 p.m.Wednesday, Oct. 14: at...

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Sports • Published Sep. 20, 2020 07:06 p.m.

CIAC Officially Votes Down Full-Contact Fall Football; Other Sports Scheduled to Start

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) reaffirmed its decision to cancel the 11-on-11, full-contact football season for fall 2020, but also reversed an earlier decision that...

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Sports • Published Sep. 13, 2020 07:37 p.m.

Tigers Attend Rally to Try to Save Campaign

Head Coach Steve Filippone and the athletes on the Daniel Hand High School football team are adamant about having a football season, whether that be in the fall or the spring. On Sept. 9, members...

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Sports • Published Sep. 13, 2020 04:04 p.m.

CIAC Cancels 11-on-11 Football Season

On Sept. 4, the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) made an announcement that sent shockwaves through the state. Following a vote by its Board of Control, the CIAC announced...

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Sports • Published Sep. 11, 2020 04:55 p.m.

Blue Jays Win Madison’s AAA Baseball Title

On Aug. 15, the Madison AAA Blue Jays baseball team rallied from a two-run deficit with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning to earn a 5-4 victory over the Rays in the Madison AAA Little...

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Sports • Published Sep. 08, 2020 09:53 a.m.

Madison 8-10 All-Star Softball Team Makes District 9 Final

During the past two weeks, 12 athletes who play Little League softball in Madison had an opportunity to compete in the District 9 All-Stars Tournament for players aged 8 to 10. After losing its...

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Sports • Published Sep. 04, 2020 02:56 p.m.

From 11 to 7: CIAC Still Exploring Options for Fall Football

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) released new considerations for the fall athletic season on Sept. 4. The guidelines came on the heels of the Board of Control’s...

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Sports • Published Aug. 29, 2020 01:11 p.m.

CIAC Resumes Fall Sports Activities, Pushes Opener to Oct. 1

While high school athletes around the state are eager to get back on the field and compete this fall, there's still no guarantee that the 2020 fall sports season will take place, though the...

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Sports • Published Aug. 23, 2020 09:21 p.m.

Tigers Primed for Another Big Year on the Pitch

The Daniel Hand boys’ soccer team has been so dominant over the last four seasons that you could certainly classify the Tigers as a dynasty. After claiming their fourth-straight state title ...

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