The Day's 2015 All-Area Boys' Basketball Player of the Year: Ledyard's DeAnte Bruton

The Ledyard High School boys' basketball team made another run deep into the CIAC Class LL tournament this season, the toughest of the sport's four divisions, with senior point guard DeAnte Bruton leading the way.

Ledyard Relays provide a look ahead for ECC's track teams

This weekend's Ledyard Relays track and field invitational provided just a taste of what's to come as the regular season prepares to come barreling through.

High school lacrosse: Old Lyme girls defeat Waterford 11-6

Sydney Cowell had four goals and one assist as Old Lyme High School rode a hot start to an 11-6 nonleague girls' lacrosse victory over Waterford on Saturday morning.

Ledyard's Brawner is right on track

Ledyard's Megan Brawner made a seamless transition from tennis to track for this spring season. It was Brawner's success in cross country (an unbeaten dual meet season) and indoor track (ECC Large champ in the 1,000, 3,200) which precipitated the...

The Day's 2015 All-Area Girls' Basketball Player of the Year: Norwich Free Academy's Cebria Outlow

A junior forward, Cebria Outlow used her resolve to help lead the Norwich Free Academy girls' basketball team to its fourth straight Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament championship and a berth in the CIAC Class LL semifinals.


Just another day for the Mystic Met? Hardly

How ironic, indeed, that the Mystic Met, on whose oak beam shoulders rest the hopes and dreams of a...



Ollie plans on staying at UConn

Ollie plans on staying at UConn

UConn men add Cornell transfer Miller

The UConn men's basketball program picked up a major commitment Saturday afternoon when Shonn Miller, a fifth-year transfer from Cornell, announced he will complete his athletic eligibility with the Huskies next season.

Seattle selects Mosqueda-Lewis No. 3 overall

They were mere numbers for Kaleena Mosqueda Lewis – would she go second, third, whatever – but there were major questions Thursday night at the WNBA Draft for Kiah Stokes.


Local colleges: Mitchell softball wins first NEWMAC regular-season title

Mitchell College clinched the New England Collegiate Conference regular season softball championship for the first time in program history with a 6-0 and 16-0 sweep of Southern Vermont on Saturday.

Dunn still contemplating his future

Decision day looms for former New London star Kris Dunn, who is comtemplating whether to remain at Providence College or to declare for the NBA Draft.

CGA names Bynon women's volleyball coach

Mike Bynon, an assistant at Williams College the past two seasons, is named head women's volleyball coach at the Coast Guard Academy.


Sunday's Schedule

Sunday's local college and high school games

High school roundup: East Lyme softball team beats Ledyard 4-1

Winning pitcher Mikaela LoPriore hit her fifth home run of the season for the East Lyme High School softball team Saturday, helping lift the Vikings to a 4-1 victory over Ledyard in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division.

Saturday's Schedule

Saturday's local college and high school games


Major League Baseball roundup

Tim Beckham breaks tie with 2-run double in 3-run 8th, Rays rally past Blue Jays 4-2

ECC stars Harvey, Campbell lift Mets past Yankees

Harvey's Day: Matt Harvey pitches into 9th, leads Mets to 8-2 win over Yankees


Auto Racing

1 p.m., Ch. 61 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Toyota Owners 400 from Richmond, Va.

2 p.m., ESPN2 — NHRA SpringNationals from Baytown, Texas. (taped today)

3 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama from Birmingham.


1 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Alabama at Mississippi.

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

3 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Kansas State at Baylor.

8 p.m., ESPN, WFAN (660-AM), WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at New York Yankees.


1 p.m., Ch. 8 — NBA playoffs: Cleveland Cavaliers at Boston Celtics.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NBA playoffs: Los Angeles Clippers at San Antonio Spurs.

6:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Toronto Raptors at Washington Wizards.

9 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Houston Rockets at Dallas Mavericks.


6 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: China Open from Shanghai. (taped today)

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Zurich Classic from Avondale, La.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Zurich Classic from Avondale, La.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Legends of Golf from Ridgefield, Mo.

6 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Swinging Skirts Classic from Daly City, Calif.


3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: St. Louis Blues at Minnesota Wild.

6 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Montreal Canadiens at Ottawa Senators.


1 p.m., YES — NCAA women: North Carolina vs. Syracuse in Atlantic Coast Conference tournament final from Charlottesville, Va.


8:25 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Manchester United at Everton.

10:55 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Chelsea at Arsenal.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — MLS: Los Angeles Galaxy at New York Red Bulls.

7 p.m., FS1 — MLS: Toronto FC at Orlando City SC.

9:30 p.m., FS1 — MLS: Portland Timbers at Seattle Sounders.


8:30 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Barcelona Open from Spain; WTA: Porsche Grand Prix from Stuttgart, Germany.