The Day's 2015 All-Area Girls' Basketball Player of the Year: Norwich Free Academy's Cebria Outlow


A junior forward, Cebria Outlow used her resolve to help lead the Norwich Free Academy girls' basketball team to its fourth straight Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament championship and a berth in the CIAC Class LL semifinals.

High school baseball: Vlaun pitches NFA past Bacon

Nick Vlaun pitched a two-hitter as Norwich Free Academy beat Bacon Academy 4-0 in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division baseball game at Dodd Stadium on Friday night.

High school tennis: Fitch boys beat Ledyard to remain unbeaten

Fitch's Geoff Cote won in three sets at No. 1 singles and the Falcons went on to a 6-1 victory over Ledyard on Friday in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division boys' tennis match.

Fitch baseball completes a 3-0 week with win over Woodstock

The Fitch High School baseball team held off Woodstock Academy 12-6 Friday, ending a week in which the Falcons went 3-0 with a victory over seventh-ranked Montville on Tuesday night and a chaotic, come-from-behind 17-14 win over Griswold on...

Williams School to eliminate three sports

Armed with the intention of making its entire athletic program stronger, The Williams School confirmed Friday that it will eliminate three sports following the end of the school year. Williams will no longer field teams in field hockey, squash or...

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Kids are caught in middle of ECC's game of chicken ... again

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Ollie plans on staying at UConn

Ollie plans on staying at UConn

UConn men add Cornell transfer Miller

The UConn men's basketball program picked up a major commitment Saturday afternoon when Shonn Miller, a fifth-year transfer from Cornell, announced he will complete his athletic eligibility with the Huskies next season.

Seattle selects Mosqueda-Lewis No. 3 overall

They were mere numbers for Kaleena Mosqueda Lewis – would she go second, third, whatever – but there were major questions Thursday night at the WNBA Draft for Kiah Stokes.

COLLEGES

Dunn still contemplating his future

Decision day looms for former New London star Kris Dunn, who is comtemplating whether to remain at Providence College or to declare for the NBA Draft.

CGA names Bynon women's volleyball coach

Mike Bynon, an assistant at Williams College the past two seasons, is named head women's volleyball coach at the Coast Guard Academy.

Local colleges: CGA men earn program's first NEWMAC lacrosse win

Coast Guard Academy earned its first conference win in program history by defeating Emerson 18-4 in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference men's lacrosse match Saturday.

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Holt leads Red Sox to victory

Red Sox get HRs by Holt, Ortiz and Ramirez in 7-5 win over Orioles, whose skid reaches 5 games

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Tampa Bay Rays hit 3 homers in 12-3 victory over Toronto Blue Jays

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Auto Racing

5 p.m., ESPN2 — NHRA SpringNationals qualifying from Baytown, Texas. (taped today)

7 p.m., Ch. 61 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Toyota Owners 400 from Richmond, Va.

2 a.m. (Sunday), NBCSN — IndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama qualifying from Birmingham. (taped today)

Baseball

1 p.m., FS1 — MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers.

2 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Texas A&M at Louisiana State.

4 p.m., MyTV9, SNY, FS1, WFAN (660-AM), WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at New York Yankees.

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Baltimore Orioles.

8:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at San Diego Padres.

Basketball

3 p.m., YES, TNT, WCBS (880-AM) — NBA playoffs: Atlanta Hawks at Brooklyn Nets.

5:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Chicago Bulls at Milwaukee Bucks.

8 p.m., ESPN — NBA playoffs: Golden State Warriors at New Orleans Pelicans.

10:30 p.m., ESPN — NBA playoffs: Memphis Grizzlies at Portland Trail Blazers.

Boxing

10 p.m., HBO — Sadam Ali vs. Francisco Santana in a welterweight bout and Wladimir Klitschko vs. Bryant Jennings in a heavyweight bout from New York.

Golf

6 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: China Open from Shanghai. (taped today)

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Zurich Classic from Avondale, La.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Zurich Classic from Avondale, La.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Legends of Golf from Ridgefield, Mo.

6 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Swinging Skirts Classic from Daly City, Calif.

Hockey

3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: Washington Capitals at New York Islanders.

6 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Detroit Red Wings at Tampa Bay Lightning.

8 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: Nashville Predators at Chicago Blackhawks.

9 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Vancouver Canucks at Calgary Flames.

Motorcycle Racing

3 p.m., Ch. 61 — AMA Supercross from East Rutherford, N.J.

Soccer

7:40 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Tottenham at Southampton.

10 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Leicester City at Burnley.

12:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Premier League: Aston Villa at Manchester City.

Tennis

7:30 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Barcelona Open from Spain; WTA: Porsche Grand Prix from Stuttgart, Germany.

Track & Field

12:30 p.m., NBCSN — Penn Relays from Philadelphia.

3 p.m., NBCSN — Drake Relays from Des Moines, Iowa.