Local roundup: Tigers make it three straight by sweeping ValleyCats

Norwich — Right fielder Joey Havrilak threw out the tying run at the plate to end the game and the Connecticut Tigers won their third straight, completing a series sweep over the Tri-City ValleyCats with a 2-1 victory Tuesday night at Dodd...

Speedbowl to host special holiday weekend of racing

The New London-Waterford Speedbowl will hold a special NASCAR two-day racing card for the Fourth of July holiday featuring six divisions of racing and a two-for-one admission on Saturday with a stunt show and other activities on Sunday.

Local roundup: Tigers beat ValleyCats for second straight win

Chase Edwards scattered three hits over 6.2 strong innings as the Connecticut Tigers won their second straight game with a 7-1 victory over the Tri-City ValleyCats in a New York-Penn League game at Dodd Stadium on Monday night.

Tigers rally to beat ValleyCats

The Connecticut Tigers took the lead with two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning and held on to beat the Tri-City ValleyCats 7-6 in a New York-Penn League game on Sunday.

Local roundup: Flannery wins Late Model race at Speedbowl before rain cuts evening short

Anthony Flannery Jr. captured the 30-lap Late Model feature at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl on Saturday night, one of four features completed before heavy rain forced Speedbowl officials to end their night early.

COLUMNS

She was 'Bad to the Bone' ... but just how bad?

Nobody knows how this season ends for the Connecticut Sun. It's been a fun start, Tuesday's night's...

Connecticut's survival skills are just fine

Anne Donovan ... nah. Scratch that. Make that poor Anne Donovan, sat down in the interview room,...

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Myszkowski, Johnson master golf marathon

A few weeks ago, Stonington Country Club club pro Mike Myszkowski found a way to play a week's worth of golf in one day. He did it to support a good cause.

Local roundup: Tigers' offense falls flat

Victor Padron singled to lead off the game and later scored on an error, but that was all the scoring for the Connecticut Tigers on Friday night in a 4-1 loss to the Brooklyn Cyclones.

Local roundup: Tigers slip past Cyclones

The Connecticut Tigers rallied from a 1-0 deficit to beat the Brooklyn Cyclones 2-1 on Thursday night in a New York-Penn League game.

UCONN

Calhoun believes in Boatright

Former UConn point guard hopes to be drafted tonight

UConn warmly welcomes transfers to the family

It didn't take long for Shonn Miller and Sterling Gibbs to form a tight bond.

COLLEGES

Virginia wins first College World Series title

Virginia wins 1st CWS title with Brandon Waddell, Pavin Smith leading 4-2 win over Vanderbilt

Virginia's 3-0 win over Vanderbilt forces Game 3 in CWS finals

Haseley among unlikely heroes leading Virginia past Vandy 3-0, forcing deciding Game 3 in CWS

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CT SUN

Fever end Sun's win streak at seven

Connecticut Sun center Kelsey Bone made a costly flagrant foul late in Tuesday's game as it had its seven-game winning streak snapped by the Indiana Fever, 92-84.

Newcomer Jasmine Thomas has been crucial to Sun's early success

The Connecticut Sun have benefited from the addition of point guard Jasmine Thomas this season because of her defensive skills and calming influence to a young team.

PROFESSIONAL

U.S. beats Germany 2-0 and advances to Women's World Cup final

Lloyd, O'Hara score US beats Germany 2-0 for a place in the Women's World Cup final

Major League Baseball roundup

Keuchel, Neshek combine on 8-hitter to help Houston Astros to 4-0 win over Kansas City

Nova is solid, but Yankees' slump grows with 2-1 loss to Angels

Albert Pujols hits 24th homer, Heaney throws 7 strong innings in Angels' 2-1 win over Yankees

Golf halfway through year: Turnover at warp speed

Golf makes the turn: Halfway through the year a rivalry takes shape while Tiger Woods vanishes

ON THE AIR

Baseball

1 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Toronto Blue Jays.

7 p.m., YES, ESPN, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Los Angeles Angels.

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710) — MLB: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Lowell Spinners at Connecticut Tigers.

Golf

2 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA of America Professional National Championship from Flourtown, Pa.

4:30 a.m. (Thursday), Golf Channel — European PGA: French Open from Paris.

Soccer

7 p.m., FS1 — FIFA Women's World Cup: Japan vs. England in a semifinal from Edmonton, Alberta.

9:30 p.m., ESPN2 — Men's exhibition: Mexico vs. Honduras from Houston.

Tennis

7 a.m., ESPN — Wimbledon from London.