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See the Darien Football Hype Video Now Out, Then See the CIAC Finals Game Tonight

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Blue Wave Sports News just released this hype video by Brendan Ross with highlights from last Thursday’s Turkey Bowl game:

(It comes out just in time for tonight’s 6:30 p.m. CIAC Class LL quarterfinals game against Greenwich at Boyle Stadium in Stamford.)

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Darien Edges Past New Canaan 37-34 in Overtime Turkey Bowl Thriller

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It was one of the most memorable chapters in a long and storied rivalry—a rare high school football game that not only lived up but exceeded its hype as the top-seeded Darien Blue Wave escaped New Canaan with a breathtaking 37-34 overtime win over the No. 2 Rams Thanksgiving afternoon in front of nearly 5,000 fans at Dunning Field. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Turkey Bowl Tickets for Darien Sell Out in 5 Minutes (We Beat New Canaan)

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All remaining tickets for the widely anticipated New Canaan-Darien Thanksgiving morning football game sold out in 37 minutes, New Canaan school district officials said. Darien had fewer available tickets than New Canaan, and those sold out even quicker. (more…) Continue Reading →

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See the DHS Football Hype Video for Blue Wave v. Rams at the Turkey Bowl

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The latest hype video for the Darien High School football team just dropped Thursday morning, with Jack Book’s posting on YouTube. The video comes just before this year’s Turkey Bowl, where Darien meets New Canaan, a week from today, on Turkey Day. You can’t possibly be a true Blue Wave football fan without seeing it, preferably right this instant, and lucky for you, we’ve got it right here: (more…) Continue Reading →

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UPDATE: Darien Turkey Bowl Ticket Sale Times & Rules; No Game-Day Tickets

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Update, 11:43 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 15:

Darien High School has announced where and when tickets may be bought for the 2016 Turkey Bowl between Darien and New Canaan on Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 24). Sales start for students in the morning on Nov. 21 and for the public in the afternoon at Darien Public Schools headquarters, 35 Leroy Ave. Continue Reading →

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Darienite Sid Zacharais, 101, Didn’t Exactly Break World Rowing Record — But May Have Set It

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It’s lonely at the top. For Darien Atria resident Sid Zacharais, age 101, that means being the fastest centenarian to row 1,000 meters on the indoor Concept2 rowing machine is a lonely competition — it turns out, the company doesn’t have an age category for that accomplishment. The closest it comes is for rowers age 90 to 99. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Old Timers Assn. Honors Rob & Marj Trifone, Andy Danver, Fran Forte, Harvey Thomas, Grace Wohlberg, Robert Mazza

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The Darien Old Timers Athletic Association will hold its 55th Annual Sports Awards Dinner on Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, at 6:15 at The Water’s Edge at Giovanni’s, 2748 Post Road, Darien. (more…) Continue Reading →

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