Connecticut boys hockey rankings (2/7)
1. Fairfield Prep (12-2)
Prep followed up its title in the inaugural Jesuit Shootout at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., with a shutout of Xavier.
2. Ridgefield (13-1)
The only blemish on the Tigers' ledger is a season-opening loss to Fairfield Prep.
3. Brunswick (12-8)
It was a big weekend in Albany, N.Y., for the Bruins, who skated to wins over Hoosac and Albany Academy.
4. Darien (10-3)
The Blue Wave's shutout of Stamford last week was its ninth straight victory.
5. New Canaan (8-5-1)
The defending FCIAC champs will look to rebound after a tough week.
6. St. Joseph (9-6)
Another FCIAC finalist from last year, the Cadets have picked up some steam but came up shots against Darien and Wilton last week.
7. Trumbull (10-5)
The Eagles will try to cool off red-hot Darien on Wednesday.
8. Wilton (6-8)
The Warriors have won three straight, including a 3-0 shutout of St. Joseph over the weekend, heading into Tuesday's game at Stamford.
9. Fairfield (6-7)
Saturday's 5-4 victory over New Canaan was a signature win.
10. Notre Dame-Fairfield (6-8)
Big week for the Lancers, including a showdown against Fairfield Prep on Saturday at Wonderland of Ice.