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  • Florida high school football sacked by Hurricane Hermine

    Florida football sacked by Hermine

    by J. StoutFri, Sep 02 2016

    Thursday and Friday state high school football was swamped by Florida's first hurricane in 11 years.

  • NEPSAC, high school hockey players in 2016 NHL Draft

    NEPSAC, high school players in NHL Draft

    by J. StoutFri, Jun 24 2016

    Riley Tufte of Blaine (Minn.) is selected in the 1st Round (25th overall) by Dallas. Kimball Union (NH) has its sixth player in three years drafted when Ben Finkelstein goes in the 7th Round to Florida.

  • Photos: What do you get for $45,605 a year in private school tuition?

    Photos: What do you get for $45.6K a year?

    by J. StoutMon, Feb 15 2016

    The Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Conn., features 19 interscholastic sports and 61 teams at three levels. It also has the facilities to match its price tag.

  • 2015 NHL Draft: NEPSAC, high school players abound

    NEPSAC, prep players chosen in NHL Draft

    by J. StoutSat, Jun 27 2015

    The New England Preparatory School Athletic Council led the way with high school selections June 26-27 during the NHL's 18-year-old entry draft process, with Minnesota and Wisconsin teams also chipping in; Islanders take first-ever Chinese-born player from the Lawrenceville (N.J.) School.

  • NEPSAC skaters gain high marks in NHL midterm draft rankings

    NEPSAC skaters score highly in NHL ratings

    by J. StoutFri, Jan 23 2015

    The National Hockey League released its mid-season ranking of 2015 draft-eligible players this week. As usual, NEPSAC-member schools were well represented.

  • Carrano Cup raises money, lifts spirits, celebrates life

    Carrano Cup raises money, celebrates life

    by J. StoutWed, Dec 25 20131 Comment

    The ninth-annual Carrano Challenge Cup, benefiting the Frank Carrano Memorial Scholarship Fund, runs Dec. 23-30 at the Milford Ice Pavilion.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: Jacksonville boys

    Soccer Early Contenders: Jacksonville boys

    by J. StoutMon, Aug 05 2013

    The Cardinals are always in the hunt in North Carolina. They won it all last year and with talent coming back, they are national title Early Contender presented by adidas and Dick's Sporting Goods.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: Delbarton boys

    Soccer Early Contenders: Delbarton

    by J. StoutMon, Jul 29 2013

    The Green Wave will head to Europe before working to defend their title, and are a national title Early Contender presented by Dick's Sporting Goods and adidas.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: Glastonbury girls

    Soccer Early Contenders: Glastonbury

    by J. StoutFri, Jul 19 2013

    The Tomahawks of Glastonbury are a Connecticut power and are ready to take on an even tougher slate of in-state teams. They're a girls soccer Early Contender, presented by adidas and Dick's Sporting Goods.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: St. Xavier boys

    Soccer Early Contenders: St. Xavier

    by J. StoutTue, Jul 16 2013

    St. Xavier hasn't lost in its last 55 matches. That's good reason to be honored as a national title Early Contender, presented by adidas and Dick's Sporting Goods.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: Montgomery girls

    Soccer Early Contenders: Montgomery

    by J. StoutThu, Jul 11 2013

    The Cougars won it all in New Jersey and they have a lot back - perhaps the recipe for a repeat. They're a girls soccer Early Contender, presented by adidas and Dick's Sporting Goods.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: Wesleyan Christian Academy boys

    Soccer Early Contenders: Wesleyan Chr.

    by J. StoutMon, Jul 08 2013

    Nobody beat or tied the Trojans last season. Even if the team doesn't come back as strong as 2012, it's still an easy choice as a boys soccer national title Early Contender, presented by adidas and Dick's Sporting Goods.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: St. Anthony's girls

    Soccer Early Contenders: St. Anthony's

    by J. StoutThu, Jul 04 2013

    More than 10 returning players come back with some type of starting experience for this Long Island power, and that makes St. Anthony's a national title Early Contender, presented by adidas and Dick's Sporting Goods.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: Arlington boys

    Soccer Early Contenders: Arlington

    by J. StoutMon, Jul 01 2013

    New York school is a perennial power and is now a national title Early Contender presented by adidas and Dick's Sporting Goods.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: Needham boys

    Soccer Early Contenders: Needham

    by J. StoutMon, Jul 01 2013

    The Rockets have a legendary coach and a state title trophy in hand. They are a national title Early Contender, presented by adidas and Dick's Sporting Goods.

  • MaxPreps 2013 Soccer Early Contenders: Our Lady of Good Counsel girls

    Soccer Early Contenders: Good Counsel

    by J. StoutThu, Jun 27 2013

    The Falcons lost a lot, but in a program like Good Counsel's, rebuilding is a foreign concept. They are now a national title Early Contender, presented by adidas and Dick's Sporting Goods.

  • New Jersey vs. Maryland high school football showdown shifts to the Garden State

    New Jersey vs. Maryland battle heads north

    by J. StoutWed, Feb 27 2013

    An on-field rivalry that was born last season at the Patriot Classic in Annapolis, Md., moves to New Jersey's Kean University for 2013.

  • Beyond the X: Arkeel Newsome chases national rushing yards record

    BTX: Newsome chases national rushing mark

    by J. StoutThu, Aug 30 201214 Comments

    Smallish running back from small, proud Connecticut town is the unlikely young man on pace to break the six-decade national mark of a Texas high school legend. But a lot of things need to go right for him to accomplish the feat.

  • Calvert Hall-Dunbar revival to highlight I-95 Kickoff Classic

    Calvert Hall, Dunbar revival at I-95

    by J. StoutMon, Aug 27 20124 Comments

    Baltimore teams to meet for the first time since 1996 at third-annual event; two games to be played at Maryland's Byrd Stadium for first time; St. Stephen's & St. Agnes heading in from Virginia.

  • MaxPreps 2012 Rhode Island preseason football Fab 5

    2012 Rhode Island preseason Fab 5

    by J. StoutSun, Aug 26 20121 Comment

    La Salle Academy hoping to complete some unfinished business. Also watch for Portsmouth, Bishop Hendricken, Cranston East and Cumberland.

  • MaxPreps 2012 Connecticut preseason football Fab 5

    Connecticut 2012 Preseason Fab 5

    by J. StoutWed, Aug 22 20122 Comments

    Xavier is our pick as the top team in the state. But watch for Staples, Hand, Greenwich and Ansonia.

  • 11 football showcase events that can't be missed in 2012

    11 football showcases that can't be missed

    by J. StoutThu, Aug 16 20126 Comments

    They start this weekend in Arizona and Ohio, and continue through to the second week of September in Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, Arkansas, Maryland, Georgia and Louisiana ... and beyond.

  • Remembering Jonathan Quick in high school, before Stanley Cup Finals

    Before Stanley Cup, Quick was can't-miss

    by J. StoutWed, May 30 20121 Comment

    Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings is recalled by a former high school coach in Connecticut as the Cup final gets underway in New Jersey.

  • Extra Point Productions moves into lacrosse

    Extra Point Productions takes on lacrosse

    by J. StoutFri, Mar 23 2012

    Maryland-based football events company branching out into boys and girls lacrosse, with additional sports expected to follow.

  • Football player rescues teacher from hallway stabbing

    Player saves teacher from stabbing

    by J. StoutWed, Dec 21 2011

    Linebacker Justin Richardson saves teacher after she was attacked and stabbed multiple times by a colleague.

  • Devon Roncoroni kicks her way to all-star football success

    Female kicker earns football honor

    by J. StoutTue, Dec 13 20111 Comment

    Bonita Vista placekicker, also a girls soccer star in the winter and spring, earns all-conference football honors.

  • Maine governing body facing discrimination lawsuit

    Maine governing body facing lawsuit

    by J. StoutThu, Nov 10 2011

    MPA ruled to allow girls hockey players from disbanded program at Deering to join Portland, but prohibited the boys.

  • Boyd Anderson forfeits six wins, district title

    Boyd Anderson forfeits six victories

    by J. StoutTue, Nov 08 2011

    Florida district champion self-reports use of ineligible players, loses out on state playoff berth.

  • TV reporter suffers two broken vertebrae during football practice

    Reporter cracks vertebrae at practice

    by J. StoutTue, Nov 01 2011

    Joe Aulisio, a sports reporter for CBS affiliate WKBN in Youngstown, Ohio, is recovering from injuries sustained during a Liberty High workout.

  • Freakish Northeast snowstorm plays havoc with football schedules

    Northeast storm wreaks havoc

    by J. StoutMon, Oct 31 2011

    October snowstorm that dumped up to 32 inches of snow on the Northeast caused game delays, hazardous conditions, postponements — even hypothermia.