COLUMNS

Dr. I treats his phones with care

Idle Thoughts, while waiting for high school football, college football, pro football, football...

Practice is secret to Stefanski's success

Pete Stefanski says regular practice is the main reason he's won three straight Elmridge Golf...

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: Waterford wins 9-10 softball final opener

Anna Donahue had three hits and Abby Maynard drove in two runs as Waterford beat Westport 5-4 on Saturday in the Connecticut Little League (ages 9-10) softball finals.

Local roundup: Waterford advances to state Little League final

Waterford advanced to the championship round of the Connecticut Little League 11-12 year-old baseball tournament on Friday night with a wild 15-4 extra inning victory over Stamford North at Volunteer Field.

PROFESSIONAL

Mitchell, Yankees lose 8-2 to White Sox

Melky Cabrera and Alexei Ramirez homered and John Danks struck out eight as the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 8-2 on Saturday night.

Major League Baseball roundup

Zobrist hits 2 home runs, Ventura wins back-to-back starts, Royals beat Blue Jays 7-6

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

1:30 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Windows 10 400 from Long Pond, Pa.

6 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio from Lexington.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NHRA Sonoma (Calif.) Nationals. (taped today)

Baseball

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

2 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Chicago White Sox.

4 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: West Virginia Black Bears at Connecticut Tigers.

8 p.m., ESPN, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Washington Nationals at New York Mets.

Basketball

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

Golf

5:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Paul Lawrie Matchplay from Aberdeen, Scotland.

10 a.m., ESPN2 — Women's British Open from Turnberry, Scotland.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Quicken Loans National from Gainesville, Va.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Quicken Loans National from Gainesville, Va.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: 3M Championship from Blaine, Minn.

6 p.m., Golf Channel — Web.com: Utah Championship from Lehi.

Horse Racing

5 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Haskell Invitational at Oceanport, N.J.

Soccer

10 a.m., FS1 — FA Community Shield: Arsenal vs. Chelsea from London.

3 p.m., FS1 — International Champions Cup: Barcelona at Fiorentina.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — MLS: Portland Timbers at San Jose Earthquakes.

7 p.m., FS1 — MLS: FC Dallas at Chicago Fire.

Tennis

1 pm., ESPN2 — World TeamTennis playoffs: Austin Aces at Washington Kastles in final.

3 p.m., ESPN2 — ATP: Atlanta Open.