Jonquel Jones had 20 points and a game-high 13 rebounds and three blocks as the Connecticut Sun overwhelmed the Atlanta Dream on Tuesday, 96-75, their season-high sixth straight win to clinch their first winning season in five years.
The Connecticut Sun begin a hectic stretch in which they'll play five games in 11 days, starting Tuesday night against the Atlanta Dream. Second-year Sun center Jonquel Jones was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week on Monday, too.
Jonquel Jones had 19 points, 16 rebounds, five blocks and four steals as the Connecticut Sun beat the Dallas Stars on Saturday night 96-88 and clinched a playoff berth to end a franchise worst four-year drought.
Connecticut Sun forward Morgan Tuck has been shaking off the rust since returning from a right knee contusion that benched her for 12 straight games. The Sun play host to the Dallas Wings on Saturday.
Coast Guard Academy junior Ethan Goldcamp has learned a lot in his backup role under former record-setting quarterback Derek Victory. Goldcamp has now inherited the position and will be Coast Guard's starter on Aug. 31 when it opens the season...
Ride for Rising Sun: East Lyme's Mirecki, now cancer free, giving back to camp which helped shape him
Jay Mirecki, 19, an East Lyme High School graduate, was diagnosed 16 years ago with cancer. He will focus on that number Sunday as, cancer free, he rides 160 kilometers to Camp Rising Sun in Colebrook to donate $16,000 (and more) to the place that...