Quartet of Darien players star for CONNY boys lacrosse team

Darien had four lacrosse players in action on the CONNY Highlight team at the Under Armour All-America weekend, June 28-30, in Baltimore, Md.

Midfielders Jackson Peters and Colin Ruppenstein, defenseman Sam Cragin, and goalie Andy Demopoulos were all members of the team, which went 2-2 while squaring off in a field of 12 regional all-star teams. Peters, Ruppenstein and Cragin are rising seniors at Darien High School, and Demopoulos is a rising junior.

Peters scored four goals in the four games, while Ruppensetin scored once.

Peters was a CHSCA Class L All-State and All-FCIAC first team selection this spring. Ruppenstein and Cragin were both on the All-FCIAC second team, and Demopoulos was an All-FCIAC East honoree.