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Follow all the coverage of girls high school basketball throughout the state on their way to Mohegan Sun Arena, the site of this year's championship weekend, March 19-20.

Sunday, March 18, 2012

Looking ahead

Some thoughts looking ahead to next season.

Final Register Top 10 poll

Class LL champion Newtown finishes at No. 1. Check out the poll here.

Friday, March 16, 2012

State Championship previews

What to look for in the Class M championship and the Class LL championship.

And here's a feature story on Mercy's run to the Class LL final.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Tournament Tracker

Be sure to check out the Register's Tournament Tracker on Friday and Saturday for live state championship updates.

State championship schedule

Here are the times for this weekend's boys' and girls' state championship...

6 p.m.: Class M girls
8 p.m.: Class LL girls
9:30 a.m.: Class S girls
11:30 a.m.: Class S boys

The rest to be announced later...

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Schatzlein Named Gatorade POY

Tolland senior Kristin Schatzlein has been named this year’s Gatorade Connecticut Girls’ Basketball Player of the Year.

Schatzlein, a 6-foot guard headed to Fairfield, is the first player from Tolland to win the award. She is averaging 20.3 points, 9.9 rebounds, 6.3 assists, 5.5 steals and 2.1 blocks for the Eagles, who will face Ellington in the Class M semifinals on Friday.

Schatlzein earned Register All-State honors as a junior. She maintains a B average in the classroom, has volunteered on behalf of youth basketball programs and has raised money to benefit diabetes research.

A look at past winners…

2011 Katie Mahoney, Bacon Academy
2010 Kastine Evans, NFA
2009 Symone Roberts, New Britain
2008 Heather Buck, Stonington
2007 Heather Buck, Stonington