The Day's All-Area Boys' Tennis Player of the Year: St. Bernard's Alex Zuczek


In his first two years at St. Bernard, Alex Zuczek has won the Eastern Connecticut Conference’s boys’ tennis championship twice, with both victories coming against his older brother Nick. Zuczek attributes his success and abilities to...

Yankees leave Rays on field for second straight day

Yankees beat Rays 3-2 on Boxberger's 9th-inning error as New York reaches midpoint at 44-37

Buchholz goes the distance as Red Sox beat Astros 6-1

Buchholz takes shutout into 9th, Betts drives in 3 for Red Sox in 6-1 win over Astros

Jankovic stuns two-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova

'Unbelievable': Defending Wimbledon champ Kvitova wastes lead, loses to Jankovic in 3rd round

UConn men land prize point guard

Georgia star Alterique Gilbert, a top 40 recruit and member of the Class of 2016, commits to the UConn men's on the Fourth of July.

PROFESSIONAL

Earnhardt to start on pole after rain washes out qualifying

Dale Earnhardt Jr. earned the pole for Sunday's race at Daytona International Speedway because his crew chief correctly predicted the weather.

Tigers' Cabrera on DL for 1st time, out 6 weeks

Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera will be sidelined with a left calf injury for at least six weeks after the Tigers placed the AL batting leader on the disabled list for the first time in his career.

Ellis has silenced critics after guiding U.S. into World Cup final

Two weeks ago, Jill Ellis was anything but a genius.

McCann's three-run blast rallies Yankees past Rays in 12

Brian McCann hit a three-run homer in the 12th inning, rallying the New York Yankees for a second time Friday night and giving them a 7-5 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Spinners end Tigers' five-game win streak

Lowell’s Josh Ockimey lined a 3-2 pitch to centerfield with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie the game Friday and Mitch Gunsolus followed with a single to right to give the Spinners a 2-1 victory over the Connecticut Tigers.

Local roundup: Gibson leads Tigers to fifth straight win

Cam Gibson's grand slam highlighted a six-run second inning as the Connecticut Tigers extended their winning streak to five with an 11-2 win over the Lowell Spinners in a New York-Penn League game on Thursday night.

East Lyme captures District 6 Babe Ruth (13) championship

East Lyme overcame every obstacle, including a loss to Waterford in the first game of the double-elimination tournament, to complete a two-game sweep of previously unbeaten Ledyard with an 8-5 victory Thursday night and win the District 6 Babe Ruth...

CT SUN

Sky beat Sun with late burst 77-74

Allie Quigley made two go-ahead free throws with 15.4 seconds left to give the Chicago Sky a 77-74 win over the Connecticut Sun on Thursday.

Sun forced to face Sky without Kelsey Bone following suspension

Connecticut Sun center Kelsey Bone has been suspended one game and will miss tonight's home game against the Chicago Sky as punishment for throwing an elbow to Natalie Achonwa's head during Tuesday's loss to the Indiana Fever.

HIGH SCHOOL

Montville's Josh Handler named to Scholar All-America Team

Montville — Josh Handler, a senior midfielder last fall for the Montville High School boys’ soccer team, was selected to the 2015 NSCAA High School Boys’ Scholar All-America Team. Selection is based on exemplary performance on...

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

8 a.m., CNBC — Formula One British Grand Prix qualifying from Silverstone, England.

2:30 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity Firecracker 250 qualifying from Daytona Beach, Fla.

4:30 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 qualifying from Daytona Beach, Fla.

5:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NHRA Summit Racing Equipment Nationals qualifying from Norwalk, Ohio. (taped today)

7:30 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity Firecracker 250 from Daytona Beach, Fla.

Baseball

11 a.m., MLB Network — MLB: San Francisco Giants at Washington Nationals.

1 p.m., FS1, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees.

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

4 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Cleveland Indians at Pittsburgh Pirates.

7 p.m., Ch. 61, WOR (710) — MLB: New York Mets at Los Angeles Dodgers.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Vermont Lake Monsters at Connecticut Tigers.

10 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Los Angeles Angels at Texas Rangers.

Cycling

7 a.m., NBCSN — Tour de France stage 1 from Utrecht, Netherlands.

3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Tour de France stage 1 from Utrecht, Netherlands. (taped today)

Golf

8 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: French Open from Paris.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Greenbrier Classic from White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Greenbrier Classic from White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Web.com: Nova Scotia Open from Halifax.

Horse Racing

5 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Belmont Oaks and Suburban Handicap from Elmont, N.Y. 

Lacrosse

3 p.m., ESPN2 — World Series of Youth Lacrosse final from Denver.

Martial Arts

9 p.m., ESPN2 — ISKA U.S. Open World Championship from Orlando, Fla.

Motorcycle Racing

4 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — AMA Motocross from Buchanan, Mich.

Soccer

4 p.m., Ch. 61 — FIFA Women's World Cup: Germany vs. England in third-place game from Edmonton, Alberta. 

8 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLS: New York City FC at Montreal Impact.

9 p.m., CSN — MLS: New England Revolution at FC Dallas.

Tennis

8 a.m., ESPN — Wimbledon from London.