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New Canaan Places 10 Players, 2 Coaches on 2013 All-FCIAC Team

Senior captains Joao Rocha, Michael Root, Connor Buck and Cole Harris were among 10 Rams named to the 2013 All-FCIAC team. (Terry Dinan photo)
Senior captains Joao Rocha, Michael Root, Connor Buck and Cole Harris were among 10 Rams named to the 2013 All-FCIAC team. (Terry Dinan photo)
The 2013 All-FCIAC teams were announced yesterday, and to the surprise of no one the FCIAC Champion New Canaan Rams led the way with 10 players making the All-Conference team. Additionally, Rams head coach Lou Marinelli was honored as Coach of the Year, and NC offensive coordinator John Marinelli was chosen as Assistant Coach of the Year.

All-Conference Offense

QB - Nick Cascione (Sr.)
WR - Cole Turpin (Sr.)
OL - Joao Rocha (Sr.)
OL - Michael Donnelly (Sr.)

All-Conference Defense

DB - Mike DiCosmo (Sr.)
OLB - Zach Allen (Jr.)
LB - Cole Harris (Sr.)
LB - Michael Root (Sr.)
DL - Connor Buck (Sr.)

All-Conference Specialist

K - Peter Swindell (So.)

Coaches of the Year

Lou Marinelli - Head Coach
John Marinelli - Assistant Coach

New Canaan also had 6 players receive the All-FCIAC East Division honors: 

All-East Division Offense

RB - Frank Cognetta (Jr.)
WR - Jack Gilio (Sr.) 
WR - Alex LaPolice (Jr.)
OL - Beau Santero (Sr.) 

All-East Division Defense

DL - Alex Dobbin (Sr.)
DB - Robby Paul (Sr.)

Receiving All-FCIAC Honorable Mentions were:

DB - Teddy Bossidy (Sr.) 
DB - Max Wilson (Sr.)
OL - Ryan McKenna (Sr.) 
WR - Kyle Smith (So.)
OLB - Cass Knox (So.)

-Terry Dinan

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