2014

2014 Boys Basketball Tournament

Weaver Wins 1st CCC Tournament Title
The Weaver Beavers, led by freshmen Jaecee and Chaylynn Martin, outlasted Maloney 59-57 in the final to win the 2014 CCC Boys Basketball Tournament before a crowd of 1500 at the Central Connecticut State University's Detrick Gymnasium. Weaver scored 14 straight points over a stretch in the first half and led by as many as 15 before the Spartans rallied to close the gap to five in the final minutes of the half. Maloney took a brief 31-29 lead early in the third quarter, capping a 17-0 run, before Weaver regained the lead on a Mike Medlin three. The Beavers led 47-40 after three periods and held on for the win.
Chaylynn Martin led Weaver with 13 points, Senior guard Josh Jones, coming off the bench after missing earlier tournament games with an injury, sparked Weaver with 10 points. Tracy Rumley had 15 and Jaron Cogdell 12 to lead Maloney.
Weaver entered the tournament as the number nine seed and advanced with a 79-68 win over Middletown and an 80-74 win over #1 seed New Britain before routing city rival Hartford Public 72-52 in the semi finals. Maloney was the #11 seed and scored three upset wins to reach the finals including a quarterfinal ousting of three-time defending champ Windsor 79-74. The Spartans downed #6 East Catholic 72-69 in overtime in the opening round and defeated upstart #15 seed Glastonbiury 44-40 in the semis.

The first Round pairings are as follows:
Game time 7 p.m. unless noted

#16 Bulkeley 56, #1 New Britain 65
#15 Glastonbury 63, #2 Bristol Central 59
#14 East Hartford 64, #3 Windsor 77
#13 Rockville 41, #4 EO Smith 44
#12 Bloomfield 48, #5 Hartford Public 60
#11 Maloney 72, #6 East Catholic 69 (OT)
#10 Farmington 50, #7 Simsbury 56
#9 Weaver 79, #8 Middletown 68

Quarterfinals Sat. Mar. 1 at Bulkeley High School

11:00 a.m. Maloney 79, Windsor 74
1:00 pm Glastonbury 56, Simsbury 53
5:00 p.m. Hartford Public 63, EO Smith 44
7:00 p.m. Weaver 80, New Britain 74

Semi Finals Tue. Mar. 4 at Bulkeley High School, 5:30 p.m.
Hartford Public 52, Weaver 72
Maloney 44, Glastonbury 40


Finals Thu. Mar. 6 at Central Connecticut State University, 7 p.m.
Maloney 57, Weaver 59