DARIEN, Conn. The Darien YMCA Blue eighth-grade boys basketball team defeated Carver Center of Norwalk, 61-55, on Sunday to reach the finals of the Fairfield County Basketball League AA Division Tournament.
Darien will meet New Castle in Sundays championship game at 4:35 p.m. at Weston High School.
Darien has compiled a 15-6 record under coach Kevin George, including an 8-5 mark in league games. It also defeated Bridgeport Trumbull Gardens, 81-71, in the quarterfinals.
Darien has played New Castle twice this season. In the Joe Coppo Tournament in January, Darien won, 83-49. New Castle came back to win, 69-54, Feb. 17. New Castle defeated New Haven and New Canaan to reach the tournament finals.
Darien's roster includes Hudson Hamill, Drew Rolapp, Timmy Graham, Brendan Hoffman, Jamie Schofield, Baylor Stewart, Andrew Enzor, Geoffrey Parnon, Aidan Coyle and Mark Evanchick. For more pictures from the game, visit bestallstarpics.com.
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