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Keep up with all the Rams sports teams as well with game recaps and in-depth features.

Boys basketball season recap


Campbell Armstrong, Sports Editor @CarmCourant This season the boys basketball team wrapped up with a 3-12 record with the help of co-captain and leading scorer Tyler Sweeney. The team has struggled generating wins throughout the season. The boys have been competitive in many of their games, but have not been able to score enough to win. The Rams dominated during their game against Trinity Catholic on January 17th, resulting in a 64-57 win. With a record of 9-5, Trinity qualified for 7th place in FCIACS which starts next week. Looking back on this game, co-captain Tyler Sweeney says, “Our game…

Girls’ hockey falls short to Darien in CIAC quarterfinal


Molly Keshin, Editor-in-Chief @mollykCourant Coming off of a 2-0 loss in a highly-anticipated matchup against the Greenwich Cardinals in the FCIAC semifinals on February 22, the girls’ hockey team was looking to continue their season in the opening round of States against rival Darien. In the regular season, the Rams fell to the Wave in a 6-0 rout on January 16, and suffered a 4-0 loss to Darien on February 13, and strove to avenge these losses yesterday at Darien Ice House. Coming into the CIAC tournament, the Blue Wave was also looking to pick themselves up after losing a…

Boys’ basketball falls in close game to Norwalk Bears


Campbell Armstrong, Sports Editor @CarmCourant On Wednesday, February 1st, the boys basketball team, led by senior co-captains Tyler Sweeney and Mike Svagdis, fell to the Norwalk Bears 43-42. While the boys were able to work together and push each other to grab many points in the first half, their second half effort was not enough to top Norwalk’s team.  With a score of 21-19 at the half, the Rams were hopeful to stay in the lead and pull out their fourth win. Senior co-captain Tyler Sweeney shot 16 points, along with junior Luke Crawford who put up 9, and senior Charlie Grow who…

Athlete Profile: Tara Chugh


Samantha Axon, Sports Editor @SAxonCourant Tara Chugh is a freshman squash player who is the top player on the girls’ team. She has played squash competitively for 5 years, and is currently 39th nationally. What encouraged you to take up squash and when? “In 4th or 5th grade my sister went to a different school and she had to play a winter sport. She chose to play squash since my dad played, and so I was inspired by her playing.” What have been your biggest accomplishments in the sport since you started playing? “I have been able to get…

Athlete Profile: Anton Adding


Molly Keshin, Editor-in-Chief @mollykCourant For any student that is new to a school, it must be hard to adjust to the unfamiliar surroundings and assimilate yourself into certain teams or groups. As for senior Anton Adding, he wasn’t just coming from a different school district – he was coming from a different country. This summer, Anton came to New Canaan as part of the exchange student program so that he could be on the boys’ hockey team, just as his father did when he was in high school. His sister and several friends have also participated in the program, and…

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