Hartford, Conn. – Hartford Athletic and CAS-CIAC jointly announced today the launch of the Hartford Athletic CAS-CIAC Team of the Week presented by The Hartford. The nomination period begins today and will be open through June 12th with any high school program including sports, eSports, theater, robotics, band and more eligible to be nominated. Winning programs will be selected based on community engagement and competitive excellence and recognized by Hartford Athletic and CAS-CIAC through digital channels and at a future Hartford Athletic match.
“As a community-driven organization, we are thrilled to partner with CAS-CIAC and The Hartford to recognize all the great accomplishments our high school students continue to achieve across the state,” said Hartford Athletic CEO Jim Burda. “Now, more than ever, it is important to continue to inspire and celebrate the amazing stories of our students and future leaders.”
"CAS-CIAC is thrilled with any endeavor that recognizes the exceptional achievements of high school athletes and teams, and we are excited Hartford Athletic and The Hartford have taken this initiative," CAS-CIAC Executive Director Glenn Lungarini said. "Spotlighting all these different areas of education-based activities emphasizes that much more than wins and losses or competitions, it is the experiences of being part of a team and those relationships that come as a result that is the essence of high school sports and activities."
For more information and to nominate your team today, please click the link below. The nomination period closes on June 12th.