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Full Game: New London 72, Ledyard 70

Full replay of The Day's GameDay webcast of New London's 72-70 win over Ledyard.

Highlights: New London 72, Ledyard 70

Highlights: New London 72, Ledyard 70

Highlights from The Day's live GameDay webcast of New London's 72-70 win over Ledyard.

Graham gives Ledyard another outside shooter

Graham gives Ledyard another outside shooter

By Peter Huoppi

Ledyard senior Mario Graham transferred from Fitch, adding another perimeter threat to Ledyard’s already dynamic offense.

New London's Parker approaching 400 career wins

New London's Parker approaching 400 career wins

By Peter Huoppi

New London coach Craig Parker entered Thursday's game just two wins away from 400 for his career. We spoke with Parker and several of his players about the approaching milestone.

UConn scholarship a dream come true for Cespedes

UConn scholarship a dream come true for Cespedes

By Peter Huoppi

Whalers senior Bryan Cespedes started his high school career at Grasso Tech, but after just one full season at New London, he earned a football scholarship to the University of Connecticut.

Ledyard's Clinton and Young: former Whalers

Ledyard's Clinton and Young: former Whalers

By Peter Huoppi

Ledyard seniors Leo Clinton and Rashan Young both transferred from New London, bringing size and toughness that the Colonels lacked.

Live Lunch Break: The Hempsteadys

Live Lunch Break: The Hempsteadys

The Hempsteadys give a pre-recorded performance at The Telegraph in downtown New London as part of The Day's weekly Live Lunch Break concert series.

GameDay preview: New London-Ledyard

GameDay preview: New London-Ledyard

By Peter Huoppi

Three former New London players and two former New London coaches will take the floor for Ledyard as the Colonels and the Whalers face one another for the first time in three years on Thursday. We'll be streaming the game starting at 6:50 p.m live...

Joe Perry Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp at Foxwoods

Joe Perry Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp at Foxwoods

By Shelly Yang

Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp came to Foxwoods Resort and Casino for a second time Jan. 15-18 after its first success last October. This time the camp featured Joe Perry, Steve Morse and Bumblefoot. Over 50 campers from all over the United States...

Full Game: New London 67, Waterford 52

Full Game: New London 67, Waterford 52

The Day's full GameDay webcast of New London's 67-52 win over Waterford.

Highlights: New London 67, Waterford 52

Highlights: New London 67, Waterford 52

Highlights from The Day's live GameDay webcast of New London's 67-52 win over Waterford.

Whalers win 1000th game

Whalers win 1000th game

By Peter Huoppi

While browsing through the team’s records, New London coach Craig Parker discovered that the Whalers were on the verge of the program’s 1000th win. They achieved that milestone earlier this month with a win over Woodstock Academy.

Waterford's McComic finds motivation after father's death

Waterford's McComic finds motivation after father's death

By Peter Huoppi

When he was 15, Waterford senior Kyle McComic lost his father, Rob. He used the sadness and anger as motivation to make positive changes for himself. Now three years later, the team has dedicated its season to Rob's memory.

Craig Parker on Collin Sawyer's first game in New London

Craig Parker on Collin Sawyer's first game in New London

By Peter Huoppi

New London coach Craig Parker spoke with The Day’s Mike DiMauro about Sawyer’s first game as a Whaler, which presented a challenge for the then-sophomore to overcome.

New London's Cora and Collin Sawyer

New London's Cora and Collin Sawyer

By Peter Huoppi

Whalers senior Collin Sawyer transferred to New London from Stonington at the start of his sophomore year. He's had such a positive experience that he convinced his sister Cora to come to New London as well.

Peabody back home in Lancer Nation

Peabody back home in Lancer Nation

By Peter Huoppi

Landon Peabody is from Waterford, but spent his first two years of high school at New London, playing last year for the Whalers. Something was pulling him back home though, and he ended up in the Lancers student section during last year's state...

GameDay video open: New London-Waterford

GameDay video open: New London-Waterford

By Peter Huoppi

Video open for The Day's live GameDay webcast of the New London-Waterford boys basketball game.

Live Lunch Break: Feldman, Brunelle and Ross

Live Lunch Break: Feldman, Brunelle and Ross

Noah Feldman, Christian Brunelle and Nathaniel Ross perform live at The Telegraph in downtown New London as part of The Day's weekly Live Lunch Break concert series.

Plainfield residents show concern about earthquake swarm

Plainfield residents show concern about earthquake swarm

By Shelly Yang

Plainfield has experienced 10 earthquakes since last Thursday. The strongest was a 3.1 on Monday. The residents start to show concern about how much longer it will last.

East Lyme High School teacher says “Uno Mas” to cardboard boat tradition

East Lyme High School teacher says “Uno Mas” to cardboard boat tradition

By Shelly Yang

19th annual East Lyme High School cardboard boat race was held on the snowy morning of Jan. 9. Teachers and students brought 46 boats to the race this year. Old Saybrook High School and Plainfield High School also participated. The event coordinator...

Chorus of Westerly says farewell to Twelfth Night

Chorus of Westerly says farewell to Twelfth Night

By Peter Huoppi

It will be a bittersweet weekend in the George Kent Performance Hall as the Chorus of Westerly presents its final - for now - Celebration of Twelfth Night. After 40 years, the chorus is retiring the unique mixture of song, dance and theater to focus...

Live Lunch Break: Mister Roper

Live Lunch Break: Mister Roper

Mister Roper performs live at The Telegraph in downtown New London as part of The Day's weekly Live Lunch break concert series.

For youngest member of General Assembly, 'it's surreal'

For youngest member of General Assembly, 'it's surreal'

By Shelly Yang

Aundré Bumgardner knew starting as a rookie legislator in Hartford would be exciting but "nerve racking," and he wanted to be prepared, so he met former Congressman Rob Simmons for lunch on Tuesday at Muddy Waters in New London.

Mainline congregations floundering as new New London churches flourish

Mainline congregations floundering as new New London churches flourish

By Peter Huoppi

Day Staff Writer Ann Baldelli takes a look at the changing religious landscape in New London in a four-part series. With attendance at religious services declining at mainline congregations, new Christian churches are moving into the city and...

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