THE DAY’S SPORTS BLOGS


THE GREAT OUTDOORS

Outdoor adventures.

Go Ahead Hornet, Make My Day: Dispatch from the Front Lines of the Bug Wars

Every year at this time, just as we’re enjoying favorite outdoor activities after having been bundled up, hunkered down or cooped up all winter, a Pandora’s Box of stinging, blood-sucking, destructive, disease-spreading insects...

Swimming and Kayaking Among Snapping Turtles: Be Glad At Least There Aren't Any Komodo Dragons or Saltwater Crocodiles Nearby

While kayaking on Bush Pond on the Ledyard/North Stonington border the other day I noticed something thrashing around among the lily pads.



SIDELINE RANTS (AND RAVES)

Vickie blogs about high school sports.

Former ECC breaststroke record-holder Troy Hosmer weighs in on Fitch's Nowak leaving his own mark

When Fitch/Stonington's Pat Nowak broke the 100-yard breaststroke record at the Eastern Connecticut Conference swimming championship in March and was later named The Day’s 2017 All-Area Swimmer of the Year, I had questions for former...



YAWKEY WAY

Rich Cooke blogs about the Red Sox. His blog runs during baseball season.



THE LONESOME POLECAT

Sports writer Ned Griffen blogs about high school football.

HEY! Gaze upon the matchups for the 2018 ECC-SCC-SWC scheduling alliance

Howdy, It’s never too early to start fantasizing about football, so here are the 2018 matchups for the Eastern Connecticut Conference, Southern Connecticut Conference and South-West Conference scheduling alliance. The ECC's



UCONN MEN'S BASKETBALL

Gavin's blog runs during basketball season.



THE REAL MISTER FANTASY

Clint L. Bramlett writes about Fantasy football.

OTHER BLOGS