Reminder: Staples football to host Xavier Friday
Updated 3:39 pm, Thursday, September 11, 2014
After months of preparation, the Staples football team is finally ready to kick off the 2014 season. The Wreckers begin their march towards a state playoff spot on Friday will a home tilt with SCC power Xavier, of Middletown. The game is in Westport and begins at 7 p.m.
This will be the second year of the SCC/FCIAC challenge, which pits similarly-skilled teams from the two conferences against one another. Last season, the Wreckers fell to the Falcons 30-22 on the road. Xavier also beat Staples for the 2011 Class LL championship.