COLUMNS

While the band plays on, H.S. athletes get the silent treatment

The CIAC, which exists to govern high school sports in our state, has taken the concept of "too...

Scott settles into his new golf home at Pequot

There's a new face behind the pro shop counter and in charge of the golf at Pequot Golf Club in...

UCONN

Busy week for UConn coach Geno Auriemma

It's been a busy July for UConn coach Geno Auriemma

R.J. Evans begins a new journey

Former NFA standout hired as graduate assistant at Texas

COLLEGES

Sherri Coale headlines Women's Basketball Hall class of 2016

Oklahoma's Sherri Coale to enter women's basketball hall in 2016

Potential SEC contenders relying on players back from injury

Potential SEC contenders Ole Miss, Alabama, Auburn relying heavily on players back from injury

HIGH SCHOOL

New London football camp: A learning experience for students and teachers

New London High School offensive lineman Gregory Newkirk hasn't thought much about being a senior. He said it hasn't really hit him yet.

The Day's All-Area Baseball Player of the Year: Montville's TT Bowens

Expectations aren’t a burden for TT Bowens, who just completed his junior year at Montville High School. He lives up to them, amassing the school record for hits in a season (47) while leading the Indians to an appearance in the Class M state...

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Rainaud among contenders at Connecticut Open

Black Hall assistant pro Adam Rainaud fired a 4-under 67 at The Patterson Club in Fairfield, leaving him two shots behind co-leaders John Flaherty and Corey Birch, two UConn golf teammates, at the Connecticut Open.

Long's pitch working wonders with Schooners staff

Dennis Long, one of the archects of the Mystic Schooners, is enjoying his second season in uniform as the Schooners' pitching coach.

PROFESSIONAL

A-Rod homers on 40th birthday as Yankees beat Rangers

Birthday bash: Happy 40th for A-Rod with homer in Yankees' 6-2 win at Texas

Major League Baseball roundup

Wieters' 11th-inning HR carries Orioles past Braves 2-1 for 3rd straight win

ON THE AIR

Baseball

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

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: San Diego Padres at New York Mets.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Mahoning Valley Scrappers at Connecticut Tigers.

8 p.m., FS1, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Texas Rangers.

10 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Oakland Athletics at os Angeles Dodgers.

Basketball

7 p.m., wnba.com/sun — WNBA: Indiana Fever at Connecticut Sun.

Special Olympics

7 p.m., ESPN — World Games from Los Angeles.