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Subject: Re: Big Upset

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Date Posted: 10:25:16 06/10/18 Sun
In reply to: holtsledge 's message, "Big Upset" on 16:45:44 06/09/18 Sat

I, for one, am astounded. Holtsie, do you know what happened in terms of how Ridgefield pulled off the upset? This is a team that Darien handled fairly easily during the regular season, 11-6. What did Ridgefield do differently the second time around?

What odds would you have suggested five days ago that neither Darien boys or girls lacrosse would repeat as Connecticut Class L state champions? Before the semifinals, boys were probably an 80% to repeat and girls maybe the same. So less than 5% chance neither gets there.

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Date Posted: 12:43:02 06/10/18 Sun

R's coach had a great game plan and it worked despite furious comeback

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Date Posted: 18:41:13 06/11/18 Mon

I think most sports fans love it when a decided underdog recognizes its deficiency in athleticism and through a combination of clever game plan, pluck and determination defeats a far superior opponent.

C'mon, foehi, even a curmudgeon like you must recognize the appeal the appeal of a David facing a Goliath with a 76-game winning streak and then pulling off the miracle through inventiveness and playing out of their minds for 60 minutes.

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Date Posted: 11:15:34 06/12/18 Tue

OK, good on them.

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