RHS teams resume Friday with FCIAC, regular-season games (updated)
Following two off-days due to school closures, the Ridgefield High spring sports season resumes today with both regular-season and conference-playoff contests.
Baseball: Ridgefield finishes the regular season with a home game this afternoon against Fairfield Warde at 4 p.m. at Ciuccoli Field (old high school). The Tigers are on a 10-game winning streak and have already clinched the top overall seed for the FCIAC playoffs, which have been pushed back to Monday. Ridgefield will host a conference quarterfinal on Monday against an opponent to be determined.
Softball: The Tigers travel to Fairfield today to face Warde (4:30) in a regular-season finale that has postseason implications: The winner clinches the eighth and final seed for the FCIAC playoffs. Ridgefield also needs a victory to qualify for the state tournament.
Boys lacrosse: Ridgefield ends the regular season today with a home game against Fairfield Ludlowe this evening (5 p.m.) at Tiger Hollow. The Tigers will then host an FCIAC quarterfinal playoff game on Monday (May 21) at 4 p.m. against an opponent to be determined.
Girls lacrosse: Seeded fifth, Ridgefield opens the FCIAC playoffs with a quarterfinal game on the road today against fourth-seed Greenwich at 4:30. The contest will air live and on-demand on the HAN Network.
Boys tennis: Third-seed Ridgefield hosts sixth-seed Westhill in an FCIAC quarterfinal match today at 4 p.m.
Girls tennis: The seventh-seeded Tigers head to Westport today to play second-seed Staples (4:30) in a conference quarterfinal match that takes place at the Town Farms Tennis Courts.
Boys volleyball: Ridgefield continues the regular season with a non-conference match at home tonight (5:30 p.m.) against Masuk. The Tigers are aiming for their 13th consecutive triumph.