Pele: The Westport Connection

Published on December 31st, 2022

The death on Thursday of Pele — the brilliant Brazilian player who transformed soccer internationally, then brought his magic to the US and kick-started the game’s popularity here — was noted by world leaders, top players [&hellip... Read More

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Wreckers Celebrate At Banquet

Published on December 5th, 2022

Over 30 varsity players received letters, certificates, gifts — and words of praise — from head coach Russell Oost-Lievense, at Staples soccer’s annual banquet last night. Parents and friends filled the Norwalk Inn was filled with [&hellip... Read More

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Turkey Bowl ’22: The Tradition Lives On

Published on November 25th, 2022

Over 50 Staples soccer alumni and current players — spanning half a century of history — worked up a Thanksgiving appetite Thursday morning at Wakeman Field. The annual Turkey Bowl game — a series of small-sided [&hellip... Read More

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Staples Soccer Gives Back To Shehan Center

Published on November 15th, 2022

Two big events highlight the upcoming Staples boys soccer calendar. There’s the Turkey Bowl Thanksgiving morning (10 a.m., Wakeman turf — all alumni and current varsity players invited!), and the banquet (December 4, 5 p.m., Norwalk [&hellip... Read More


Brad Tursi ’97 Wins Major Country Music Honor

Published on November 10th, 2022

Country music may not be huge in Westport. But we’re hugely proud of Old Dominion. Lead guitarist Brad Tursi is a 1997 graduate of Staples High School, where he was known not as a musician, but as a [&hellip... Read More

Current players

Wreckers Celebrate Senior Day

Published on October 23rd, 2022

Speeches, photos, gifts — and Laura Blair’s cupcakes — were all part of today’s Senior Day ceremony at Loeffler Field. The Wreckers’ 9 seniors were cited for their contributions to Staples soccer over the year. The [&hellip... Read More

Current players

Match Report: Staples vs. Brien McMahon

Published on October 20th, 2022

Lucas Carpi’s 55th minute goal electrified Staples, and drew them level 1-1 with Brien McMahon tonight. But the Senators — who had taken the lead just 7 minutes earlier — notched two late goals. That lifted [&hellip... Read More


Match Report: Staples vs. Norwalk

Published on October 17th, 2022

Battling for spots in both the FCIAC and state tournaments, the Wreckers needed a great game tonight. They got it. Staples played their best, most consistent 80 minutes of the season, at Testa Field. Unfortunately, their [&hellip... Read More

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Quiz Night Is October 21. Start Studying!

Published on October 16th, 2022

The 18th annual — and always highly anticipated — Staples boys soccer Quiz Night is set for Friday, October 21 (7 p.m., Staples cafeteria). Varsity, reserve and freshman players are busy selling tables for the event. [&hellip... Read More

Current players

Wreckers Rout St. Joseph

Published on October 14th, 2022

Homecoming, brilliant fall weather and a pre-game speech from principal Stafford Thomas sparked Staples to their best start-to-finish match of the season this afternoon, at Wakeman Field. With the hosts pressing from the start, Zach Beebe [&hellip... Read More