- FUN FEATURES
Tonight, Cheshire High School girls' basketball opens the winter season against Daniel Hand at 7 p.m. CHS graduated captains Lauren Como, Emma Gorham, and Molly Jalbert, along with Ariel Greene, after going 9-12 (5-3 in Housatonic Division) last season. They captured a third straight Housatonic title, sharing the honor with Amity. Cheshire (22nd seed) lost 56-50 in the Class LL First Round at Darien (11th).
Below, photo of senior captains (from left) Lily Dolyak, Missy Bailey, and Bryanna McIntosh was taken by Allen Paul/Cheshire Herald.
To preview the season for the fans, the girls teamed with the boys' program to host Almost Midnight Madness in the West Gym. The inaugural event included a co-ed game coached by Principal Jeff Solan and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio. Contests Teacher Ralph Zingarella offered his expertise as a referee. The first 50 fans received free T-shirts. Giveaway prizes were also handed out.
The bottom photo of senior Reid Duglenski was taken by Jim Brandolini/Cheshire Herald.