Local roundup: New London beats Tolland 6-2 in Legion tournament

New London won its opener in the Northern Division Super Regionals at the American Legion baseball state tournament, beating Tolland 6-2 on Saturday.

Waterford beats Keene (N.H.) 4-0 in New England Babe Ruth (13) opener

Waterford turned to its ace on opening day of the New England Babe Ruth 13-year-old baseball tournament and he delivered.

Mystic ousted in state Section 3 Little League baseball final

Mystic's impressive run ended Friday night at the hands of Coginchaug in the Connecticut Section 3 Little League (11-12) baseball final.

Local roundup: Tigers let one slip away in the ninth

Clark Eagan's single with one out in the ninth inning scored Matt Diorio and lifted the West Virginia Black Bears to a 4-3 victory over the Connecticut Tigers in a New York-Penn League game Friday night.

New London is moving on in Legion tourney

Trevor Bolduc pitched a five-hitter and Jeremy Santos singled and scored twice as New London beat Niantic on Thursday, 4-2, to win Game 3 of its best-of-three Northern Division regional series.


Elliott keeps on rolling through golf's peaks and valleys

John Elliott, the former NFA star, divides time living between Westerly and Jupiter, Fla., but his...

We have another fight ... this time with 3-year-old Meadow Cavanna

The communities of East Lyme and Waterford, neighbors and sports rivals, became brethren during...



Local roundup: Mascelli (6-for-6) sparks Schooners

Nick Mascelli as 6-for-6 with six RBI, leading the Mystic Schooners to an 18-4 win over the Keene Swamp Bats in a New England Collegiate Baseball League game on Thursday night.


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Slenker has a vision for his future, on and off the field

Richard Slenker has a post-college graduation plan and back-up plan, covering all the bases for his future.


UConn looks at Maui Invitational as potential springboard

Few things can make a group of college basketball coaches more giddy about the upcoming season then talking about playing in the Maui Invitational.

Highly-motivated Durham on the comeback trail for UConn

Whenever Juwan Durham feels in a funk during his long recovery from his second knee injury, he looks up motivational videos.


Oklahoma State officials: Coger died after 40-minute outdoor workout

Officials say Oklahoma State basketball player Tyrek Coger died from an enlarged heart after a 40-minute team workout on the football stadium stairs in hot weather

Clemson, Florida State keeping firm control of ACC's Atlantic Division

Clemson, Florida State in control of ACC's Atlantic Division entering 2016 season


WNBA roundup

Nneka Ogwumike had 24 points and 14 rebounds, Candace Parker added 18 points and six assists and the Los Angeles Sparks ended a two-game skid with a 95-75 win over the Washington Mystics on Friday night

Sun beat Sky in final game before Olympic break

The Connecticut Sun end the pre-Olympic portion part of their WNBA schedule with an impressive 94-89 road win over the Chicago Sky on Friday night.


Giants end losing streak by edging Yankees 2-1 in 12

Mac Williamson homered in the fifth inning and hit a tiebreaking single in the 12th, lifting San Francisco over the New York Yankees 2-1 for the Giants' first victory since the All-Star break

Major League Baseball roundup

Mark Trumbo hit his major league-leading 30th home run, Kevin Gausman pitched seven shutout innings and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Cleveland Indians 5-2 Saturday night in a duel between first-place teams

White Sox ace Chris Sale scratched for 'clubhouse incident'

Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale has been scratched from his start against the Detroit Tigers after he was involved in what the team said was a "non-physical clubhouse incident."

Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio

As the clock ticks down to the opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, international Olympic leaders are facing a seminal moment.


Auto Racing

7 a.m., FS1 — FIA Six Hours of Nurburgring from Nurburg, Germany.

7:30 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix from Budapest, Hungary.

3 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Combat Wounded Coalition 400 at The Brickyard from Indianapolis.

3 p.m., Ch. 61 — NHRA Mile-High Nationals from Denver.


Noon, MLB Network — National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony from Cooperstown, N.Y.

1 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: San Francisco Giants at New York Yankees.

1 p.m., WCCT, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at Miami Marlins.

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

4 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Connecticut Tigers at Mahoning Valley Scrappers.

8 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at St. Louis Cardinals.


8 p.m., NBA TV — Men's exhibition: China vs. United States from Los Angeles.


10:30 a.m., NBCSN — Tour de France final stage from Paris.


9 p.m., ESPN2 — Arena: Cleveland Gladiators at Arizona Rattlers.


8:30 a.m., Golf Channel — Senior British Open from Carnoustie, Scotland.

Noon, Chs. 10, 30 — LPGA: International Crown from Gurnee, Ill.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Canadian Open from Oakville, Ontario.

2 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: International Crown from Gurnee, Ill.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Canadian Open from Oakville, Ontario.

3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — American Century Championship from Lake Tahoe, Nev.

6 p.m., Golf Channel — Web.com: Utah Championship from Lehi.


1 p.m., Ch. 61 — MLS: New York City FC at New York Red Bulls.

3 p.m., ESPN — MLS: Seattle Sounders at Sporting Kansas City.

5 p.m., ESPN — International Champions Cup: Internazionale vs. Paris Saint Germain from Eugene, Ore.


12:30 p.m., Tennis Channel — Citi Open from Washington, D.C.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — WTA: Bank of the West Open from Stanford, Calif.