H.S. tennis roundup: Third doubles comes through for Old Lyme girls in 4-3 victory

Maria Donato and Callie Kotzan beat Alyssa van Eyndhoven and Laura Hinsch 5-7, 6-4, 7-5 at No. 3 doubles, as the Old Lyme High School girls' tennis team edged Coginchaug 4-3 Monday to win its Shoreline Conference match.

Local students honored as CIAC Scholar-Athletes

Three hundred forty-eight seniors were honored as Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference Scholar-Athletes on Sunday at the Aqua Turf Club.

H.S. roundup: Wheeler's Houck hits four HRs, drives in 10

Raven Houck hits four home runs and drives in 10 runs to lead the Wheeler softball team to a 13-7 victory over Windham in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Small Division on Saturday.

Fitch's Robinson, now healthy, wins shot put at Ledyard Relays

Fitch's Brian Robinson, overcoming an injury he suffered last year, was certainly feeling better Friday afternoon, as he threw a personal-best 48 feet in the shot put to win the 36th Annual Ledyard Relays.

H.S. softball roundup: Taber, Falcons remain perfect

Caroline Taber pitched a two-hit shutout as the second-ranked Fitch High School softball team remained undefeated with a 9-0 win over East Lyme in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division game Friday.


Valero, the heart and soul of Ledyard schools, will never be forgotten

The word “custodian” just has neither the chops nor the tentacles to define who they...



All-ACC pick Stevens leaves Duke for UConn women

The UConn women's basketball program announced Saturday that Azurá Stevens, a 6-foot-6 sophomore center from Duke, has decided to transfer to the Huskies.

Former Syracuse star Pearl Washington dies at 52

Dwayne "Pearl" Washington, who went from New York City playground wonder to Big East star for Jim Boeheim at Syracuse, has died

UConn coach Geno Auriemma released from the hospital

UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma has been released from the hospital, where he was admitted Saturday with an undisclosed ailment


Local college notes

Mariners riding a wave • Mitchell College junior Ashley Murtha was selected to the New England Collegiate Conference first team for women's lacrosse after finishing with 39 goals and 41 points, both first in...

Mitchell wins third straight NECC baseball title

The Mitchell College baseball program could put out an instructional manual on how to win championships.

Iowa State's Bill Fennelly, sued by ex-star, defends self

Bill Fennelly is defending himself and his coaching style, two weeks after the long-time Iowa State women's basketball coach was sued by a former star player for race discrimination and retaliation.


Local roundup: Stonington softball alone in the top spot in ECC Medium

The Stonington High School softball team took the lead with three runs in the top of the fifth inning and went on to beat Waterford 6-4 Monday in a matchup of previously undefeated teams in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Medium Division.

Playoff-bound Black Wolves fall in regular-season finale

The New England Black Wolves, playoff bound in the National Lacrosse League, still had one regular-season game remaining Sunday night against the Rochester Knighthawks, one day after the Wolves saw their division title hopes dashed in an untimely...

Local roundup: Leindecker leads Pointers to a split

East Lyme's C.J. Leindecker pitched a one-hitter in the nightcap as the Avery Point baseball team won 4-2 to pick up a doubleheader split against Northern Essex Community College on Sunday.


Mets hit three home runs in first, Colon coasts past Braves 4-1

David Wright, Yoenis Cespedes and Lucas Duda hit home runs in the first inning as the Mets teed off, sending Bartolo Colon and New York over the Atlanta Braves 4-1 Monday night for their ninth win in 10 games

Leicester wins English title for first time in 132-year history

Leicester's improbable journey to a first Premier League title was completed without playing on Monday after second-place Tottenham drew 2-2 at Chelsea



7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Baltimore Orioles. 

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets.

7 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates.

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


8 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Miami Heat at Toronto Raptors.

10:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Portland Trail Blazers at Golden State Warriors.


7 p.m., NBCSN, WCBS (880-AM) — NHL playoffs: Tampa Bay Lightning at New York Islanders.

9 p.m., USA — NHL playoffs: San Jose Sharks at Nashville Predators.

9:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Dallas Stars at St. Louis Blues.


2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Club Atletico at Bayern Munich.