Local roundup: Wattely qualifies for four finals at Division II nationals

Southern Connecticut's Shatajah Wattely, a junior from Montville, has qualified for the finals in all four of her events at the NCAA Division II track and field championships in Florida.

Coast Guard captures first women's sailing national championship

Coast Guard Academy maintained a razor sharp focus throughout the Sperry College Sailing Women's National Championship.

Local roundup: UConn baseball wins again at AAC tourney

The UConn baseball team ran its winning streak to 11 with a 9-1 win over No. 7 South Florida in the American Athletic Conference tournament on Thursday.

Local roundup: Ledyard advances to ECC baseball semifinals

Anthony Viteritto allowed just two hits in six innings of relief with 13 strikeouts and Nick Smith hit a go-ahead two-run double with two outs and two strikes in the top of the ninth inning as No. 13 Ledyard beat No. 12 Bacon Academy on Wednesday,...


BASEBALL/SOFTBALLSEC 16-18 Babe Ruth baseball — Looking for players for the upcoming season. Any player born before May 1, 2000 and on or before Jan. 1, 1997 is eligible. Season runs from mid-June through end of July. Contact: Rick...


Dr. I's latest irritations: Red Sox, Mets, disheveled coaches (for starters)

Idle Thoughts, while waiting for shorter graduation speeches, Ortiz to retire and the Supreme...



Old Lyme rower Austin Hack earns spot on U.S. Olympic team

Old Lyme's Austin Hack helped the U.S. men's eight crew team qualify for the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics on Tuesday during a qualifying race in Lucerne, Switzerland.

East Lyme, Bacon advance to ECC girls' lacrosse final

Top-seeded East Lyme rolled into the Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament championship game with an 18-8 win over No. 4 Stonington in Tuesday's girls' lacrosse semifinal.

PC coach receives positive feedback about Dunn's draft status

Kris Dunn is a popular topic of conversation in basketball circles with each passing day leading up to the NBA Draft.


UConn notes: Brimah to return; women add Kentucky transfer Camara

Storrs — Center Amida Brimah and guard Rodney Purvis have removed their names from the list of underclassmen eligible for the 2016 NBA Draft and will return to UConn for their senior season in 2016-17. Neither Brimah nor Purvis, who...

Diaco fires up UConn's New York City base with promise of progress

Bob Diaco was doing his best to get the crowded bar on the East Side of Manhattan fired up about Connecticut football, running down all the reasons to be hopeful about the Huskies taking another step forward


Local college roundup: UConn advances to AAC baseball title game

Wills Montgomerie pitched seven strong innings as UConn beat Memphis 5-0 Saturday to advance to the American Athletic Conference baseball tournament title game.

Uncertainty leaves Baylor in danger of return to bad ol' days

Enveloped by uncertainty, Baylor football is facing the possibility of a lost season, NCAA sanctions and the program slipping back toward the losing ways that predated Art Briles' tenure as coach



Loyd powers decisive third quarter run, Storm beat Sun 93-81

Jewell Loyd scored 11 of her 26 points during a decisive third-quarter run and hit a critical 3-pointer late in the fourth to help the Seattle Storm beat the Connecticut Sun 93-81 on Saturday night

Sun, with little time to rest, head west for Seattle

The Connecticut Sun and Seattle Storm are so similar that they could be twins. They're proud franchises that are used to winning, but have decayed over the past few seasons.


Rossi pulls off stunning upset in 100th Indy 500

Alexander Rossi outlasted his faster rivals _ and his fuel tank _ for a stunning victory Sunday in the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500

Familia falters in ninth again, Mets lose 4-2 to Dodgers

No sooner had the New York Mets climbed out of a hole against Clayton Kershaw than Jeurys Familia put them right back in a bind

Martin Truex Jr. dominates NASCAR race in Charlotte

Martin Truex Jr. led a Sprint Cup-record 588 of 600 miles to win the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night

Warriors know Game 7 back home won't be easy

After a record 73 wins and a memorable Game 6 comeback on the road, the Golden State Warriors' goal of getting back to the NBA Finals comes down to Game 7 at home Monday.



1 p.m., SNY, ESPN, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Chicago White Sox at New York Mets.

1:30 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Baltimore Orioles.

4 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Minnesota Twins at Oakland Athletics.

7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Toronto Blue Jays.


9 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Oklahoma City Thunder at Golden State Warriors.


7 p.m., Golf Channel — NCAA men: Division I individual finals from Eugene, Ore.


8 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: San Jose Sharks at Pittdsburgh Penguins in Game 1 of Stanley Cup finals.


1 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: North Carolina vs. Maryland in Division I tournament final from Philadelphia.


11 a.m., Chs. 10, 30 — French Open from Paris.