Sun need to find a way to defend their home turf

The Connecticut Sun is 4-5 at home. Now would be a good time for them to turn that trend around, as the Sun face the San Antonio Stars on Tuesday night at Mohegan Sun Arena.

Sun come undone late in loss to Fever

Connecticut blew early double-digit leads and unraveled in the final eight minutes of an onerous 83-70 Eastern Conference loss to the Indiana Fever on Sunday night before 6,601 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

Sun play at Fever Sunday night

The Connecticut Sun have the worst conference record in the East and need to start winning those games in order to make the playoffs. They play at the conference rival Indiana Fever Sunday at the Indiana Fever (Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 6 p.m.)

Stricklen rallies Sun past Storm 67-66

Reserves Shekinna Stricklen and Elizabeth Williams helped the Connecticut Sun edge the Seattle Storm on Friday night, 67-66.

Sun host Storm on Friday night

The Connecticut Sun look to snap a four-game home losing streak tonight at Mohegan Sun Arena when they play host to the Seattle Storm on Friday night at 7 p.m.

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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

Miami, North Carolina, Virginia Tech look to get rolling again

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HIGH SCHOOL

Thames River to play home football games at East Lyme

The Thames River Crusaders will call East Lyme High School home this fall for their inaugural football season in the Constitution State Conference.

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.

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LOCAL ROUNDUP

Waterford wins Connecticut Little League baseball championship

Michael Marelli's fourth-inning grand slam snapped a 5-5 tie and lifted Waterford to the 2015 Connecticut Little League (11-12) baseball championship Monday night with a 9-6 victory over Southington South.

Texas beats Pawcatuck/Westerly 9-4 in Junior League Softball World Series

Robinson (Texas) broke open a close game with four runs in the seventh inning to defeat Pawcatuck/Westerly 9-4 Monday in the Junior League (13-14) Softball World Series at Everest Park.

Arizona beats Pawcatuck-Westerly 3-2 in Junior World Series softball opener

Jazmine Ayala's two-out double in the bottom of the seventh inning scored Anacely Gutierrez as Sunnyside (Ariz.) defeated Pawcatuck-Westerly 3-2 in the opening round of the Junior League (13-14) World Series softball tournament on Sunday.

PROFESSIONAL

Reese speaks with injured Giants' star Pierre-Paul

Giants general manager Jerry Reese finally speaks with injured DE Jason Pierre-Paul

Tom Danielson tests positive for synthetic testosterone

US cyclist Tom Danielson tests positive for synthetic testosterone in out-of-competition test

Red Sox fall to the Rays

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