Watch No. 6 Daniel Hand and No. 10 New Fairfield in Connecticut’s Class M boys lacrosse semifinals live (or later on-demand) in the video player below:
The Wednesday, June 8, game is scheduled to start at 5 p.m. at Fairfield University’s Rafferty Stadium. At 7 p.m. Darien and Ridgefield meet in the Class L semifinal, which you can watch here.
The winner of Daniel Hand (12-6) and New Fairfield (11-7) will play either New Canaan or Joel Barlow in the Class M championship on Saturday in Norwalk. Those two teams play Wednesday at Jack Casagrande Field in Norwalk.
To get to the semifinals, Hand beat Berlin, 19-4, in the first round, then shutout Pomperaug, 16-0, in the quarterfinals. New Fairfield beat Bunnell, 11-4, in the first round, then edged Guilford, 10-9, in the quarters. You can read more about this Connecticut lacrosse semifinal here.
2016 Connecticut spring playoffs
You can watch HAN’s broadcasts of the 2016 FCIAC (and the state’s CIAC tournament) Spring Postseason games, including the FCIAC girls lacrosse championship for free on-demand at this link.
Click here for the complete broadcast schedule. While HAN has broadcasting and streaming rights to FCIAC games, the CIAC’s state playoffs have limited availability. Many of the non-HAN broadcasts can be seen on the NFHS Network.
How to watch
The HAN Network live broadcast of the game can be seen on this page, at HAN.Network, and on affiliate websites including FCIAC.net. The stream usually starts 10 minutes before the event is scheduled to begin. Rob Adams and crew join you five minutes before the contest begins. Keep an eye on our Twitter feed for the latest updates.
The HAN Network, formerly known as Hersam Acorn Newspapers, is the exclusive FCIAC broadcast partner through the spring of 2018. HAN Network’s broadcasting division replaced HANRadio.com with a new focus on live video streams of high school athletics along with the Network’s news and lifestyle programming.
Along with Connecticut high school sports contests, HAN broadcasts a daily news program, Coffee Break, focusing on southwestern Connecticut at 11 a.m. and a sports talk show, Nutmeg Sports, Monday-Wednesday. You can watch all the shows at HAN.Network or on demand at live.HAN.Network/han-on-demand/.