On Friday, Cheshire High School fall sports squads had their state tournament brackets officially announced. Capsules are listed below.
Field Hockey (10-6-0-1)
In a Class L qualifier on Monday, 14th-seeded CHS hosts Fairfield Warde (19th seed, 7-8) at 2 p.m. The winner visits Darien (third seed, 17-1-1) for first-round action next Wednesday.
Girls’ Soccer (13-3-2)
For the Class LL First Round on Tuesday, Cheshire (eighth seed) hosts Danbury (25th seed, 6-8-2) at 6 p.m.
Boys’ Soccer (10-5-1)
On Monday at 5 p.m., the Rams (12th seed) host Fairfield Ludlowe (21st seed, 6-3-7) in the Class LL First Round.
Girls’ Volleyball (16-5)
In the Class LL First Round on Monday, CHS (ninth seed) hosts Simsbury (24th seed, 9-10) at 6 p.m.
Saturday’s varsity schedule:
Boys’ Cross Country
On his birthday, senior tri-captain Brendan Mellitt will finish his cross country career in the 85th New England Interscholastic Championhip at Wickham Park in Manchester. Boys run at 12:30 p.m.
Mellitt will make his second straight regional appearance.