Iliana Krasniqi and Daja Polk are the 2016-17 Fairfield Warde girls basketball captains. — Joshua Fisher photo

Watch: 2016-17 Fairfield Warde winter sports previews

In Fairfield, HAN Network meets the Warde High School winter sports captains on the 11th FCIAC Tour stop this season

Watch interviews with Fairfield Warde High School’s 2016-17 winter sports captains, who joined us on the HAN Network’s Winter FCIAC Tour.

As we’ve done for the before each season since fall 2015, the HAN Network loaded up the HAN Cruiser and set out to visit all 17 schools in the Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference. Our 11th stop on the sixth day was at Warde in Fairfield on Tuesday, Dec. 11.

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HAN Network sports director Frank Granito talked with Mustangs’ basketball, indoor track, swimming, hockey, skiing, wrestling, cheerleading and dance captains. You can watch those interviews below. (On the bottom of the page, you can see our December live sports schedule — which includes Warde — and more about how to watch HAN Network, which covers more live news and sports in Fairfield County than anyone else.)


Fairfield Warde Boys Basketball captains: JJ Conway, Giacomo Brancato and Marcel Parsons


Fairfield Warde Girls Basketball captains: Iliana Krasniqi and Daja Polk


Fairfield Warde Wrestling captains: Matthew Cuoco, Tim Kane, Alex Steele and Matheus Ribeiro


Fairfield Co-Op Boys Ice Hockey captains: Anthony Beccaria, Ryan Gove and Gareth Gacetta


Fairfield Warde Boys Skiing captains: Ben Schwinn and Jack Murphy


Fairfield Warde Cheerleading captains: Katherine Ernye, Sydney Boland and Amy Mulla


Fairfield Warde Gymnastics captain: Veronica Bennet 


Fairfield Warde Girls Indoor Track and Field captains: Kayla Yaverski, Jasmine Conduah and Nicole Dunn


Fairfield Warde Boys Indoor Track & Field captains: Will Brisman, Max Lee, Joel Urizar and David Harvey


Fairfield Warde Bowling captains: Kayla Bivens


Fairield Warde Dance Team captains: Rachel Goodman, Mia Hermsen and Bridget Coyne


Fairfield Warde Boys Swimming & Diving captains: Joseph McKee and Daniel Knorr

Check out the other 16 FCIAC Tour stops here.

This winter on HAN

The HAN Network’s winter sports season kicks off with a boys ice hockey doubleheader on Saturday, Dec. 17, at the newly minted Darien Ice House. Watch defending state champion Darien take on Hamden after New Canaan plays Notre Dame-West Haven. Coverage that Saturday begins at 3:40 p.m. on HAN.Network.

Live on HAN this December!
🏒 New Canaan vs. Notre Dame-West Haven boys hockey
🏒 Darien vs. Hamden boys hockey
🏀 Fairfield Warde at Ridgefield girls basketball
🏒 Greenwich at Stamford-Westhill-Staples girls hockey
🏒 Darien vs. New Canaan boys hockey
🏀 Norwalk Boys Basketball Holiday Tournament (featuring Norwalk and McMahon)

You can check out the rest of the schedule, which will include ice hockey, basketball, wrestling, indoor track and field and the FCIAC cheerleading championships, here (as we fill it up). We’ll be adding more games in January based on the best matchups in the league.

You can follow the HAN Network’s trip through Fairfield County on the HAN Network Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat or by searching and using the hashtags #FCIACtour and #HANcruiser.

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