H.S. lacrosse roundup: Reuling, Letellier lead Fitch to victory

Noah Reuling and Luke Letellier had four goals and an assist each, leading Fitch to a 10-9 win over Waterford in a boys' lacrosse game on Tuesday.

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.


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...



UConn, Syracuse agree to game at MSG

UConn and Syracuse have agreed to meet on Dec. 5 at Madison Square Garden in New York, according to the Hartford Courant.

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


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.


East Lyme's Livingston enjoying the view from behind the plate

Chase Livingston's baseball career has raced by like a 90-mile per hour fastball.


BASEBALL/SOFTBALLNew London American Legion baseball — Looking for players for both the 17U and 19U programs. Interested players born on or after Jan 1, 1997 who reside in New London, Groton or Mystic are eligible. Program is also...

Local roundup: East Lyme baseball wins its eighth straight

Bennett Coe hit a go-ahead RBI double in the top of the eighth inning as the East Lyme baseball team won its eighth straight on Tuesday, 6-2 in eight innings over Woodstock Academy in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division game.


Major League Baseball roundup

Lorenzo Cain capped a three-run ninth inning with a two-out liner to left, bringing home Mike Moustakas and giving the Kansas City Royals a 7-6 victory over the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night

Quintana, White Sox beat Red Sox 4-1 for 3rd straight win

Quintana pitches 8 crisp innings as White Sox beat Red Sox 4-1 for 3rd straight win



12:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates.

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

3:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Washington Nationals at Kansas City Royals. (time approximate, joined in progress)

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

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


8 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Atlanta Hawks at Cleveland Cavaliers.


8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Washington Capitals at Pittsburgh Penguins.

Horse Racing

5:30 p.m., NBCSN — Kentucky Derby draw from Louisville.


2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Manchester City at Real Madrid.