H.S. baseball: Fitch wins Class L opener 4-3 in 11 innings


Ryan Tuohy's bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the 11th inning gave 15th-seeded Fitch a 4-3 win over No. 18 Bethel in the first round of the Class L baseball tournament on Tuesday.

H.S. softball: Wheeler wins Class S opener 6-1

Sam Muller pitched a four-hitter as No. 9 Wheeler beat No. 24 Shepaug Valley 6-1 on Tuesday in the first round of the CIAC Class S softball tournament.

High school roundup: Vikings crew continues to shine with sixth-place finish in New England

East Lyme High School girls' varsity was sixth Sunday at the New England Interscholastic Rowing Association Championships on Worcester's Lake Quinsigamond.

Fiorillo to coach East Lyme High School girls' basketball team

East Lyme High School graduate Sal Fiorillo was hired to coach the girls' basketball team at his alma mater.

Surprising NFA upsets Waterford to win ECC baseball title

Norwich Free Academy, playing for the fourth straight day, rallies from a 4-0 deficit to upset top-seeded Waterford 7-4 in Friday night's ECC baseball tournament championship game.

COLUMNS

Fitch ... and not someone else ... celebrates on its own lawn

A few days after the baseball players of Fitch High needed barf bags to stand there and watch...

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UCONN

UConn notes: Brimah to return; women add Kentucky transfer Camara

Storrs — Center Amida Brimah and guard Rodney Purvis have removed their names from the list of underclassmen eligible for the 2016 NBA Draft and will return to UConn for their senior season in 2016-17. Neither Brimah nor Purvis, who...

Diaco fires up UConn's New York City base with promise of progress

Bob Diaco was doing his best to get the crowded bar on the East Side of Manhattan fired up about Connecticut football, running down all the reasons to be hopeful about the Huskies taking another step forward

UConn men's basketball adds New York guard Vital to 2016-17 recruiting class

UConn has added a guard from New York City to its highly touted 2016-17 recruiting class.

COLLEGES

Local college roundup: UConn advances to AAC baseball title game

Wills Montgomerie pitched seven strong innings as UConn beat Memphis 5-0 Saturday to advance to the American Athletic Conference baseball tournament title game.

Uncertainty leaves Baylor in danger of return to bad ol' days

Enveloped by uncertainty, Baylor football is facing the possibility of a lost season, NCAA sanctions and the program slipping back toward the losing ways that predated Art Briles' tenure as coach

Mississippi self-imposes scholarship cuts in football

Mississippi has self-imposed scholarship reductions in football because of NCAA violations

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: White, Zuczek to meet in Class S boys' tennis semis

Old Lyme's Brendan White and St. Bernard's Alex Zuczek will meet in the semifinals of the Class S boys' tennis tournament on Wednesday at Conard High School in West Hartford.

Local roundup: No. 1 Stonington girls win Class S tennis opener 7-0

Top-seeded Stonington got off to a quick start in the Class S state girls' tennis tournament on Monday, rolling past No. 16 Canton, 7-0, in the first round.

PROFESSIONAL

Maturing Crosby back on top of his game for Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby has evolved from precocious star to respected veteran while leading the team back to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in seven years.

Radwanska, Halep lose on rainy day in Paris

Yes, they actually managed to complete a match on this wettest of weeks at the French Open

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Baseball

3:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: San Diego Padres at Seattle Mariners.

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

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

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Chicago White Sox at New York Mets.

8 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at Chicago Cubs.

10 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Detroit Tigers at Los Angeles Angels.

Basketball

8 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA: Minnesota Lynx at New York Liberty.

10 p.m., WCCT — WNBA: Connecticut Sun at Phoenix Mercury.

Golf

1:30 p.m., Golf Channel — NCAA men: Division I team match play quarterfinals from Eugene, Ore.

6:30 p.m., Golf Channel — NCAA men: Division I team match play semifinals from Eugene, Ore.