On this night, Rocky Top's a major hit in Connecticut

The 6,157 fans who left Mohegan Sun Arena happy Friday night might have come to see Kaleena...

Practice is secret to Stefanski's success

Pete Stefanski says regular practice is the main reason he's won three straight Elmridge Golf...



Local roundup: Waterford advances to state Little League final

Waterford advanced to the championship round of the Connecticut Little League 11-12 year-old baseball tournament on Friday night with a wild 15-4 extra inning victory over Stamford North at Volunteer Field.

Pawcatuck/Westerly wins East Region crown

Alex Mitchell had two hits, a run and an RBI and Abigail Flakus had an RBI single and scored as Pawcatuck/Westerly beat Northfield (N.J.) on Thursday morning, 5-0, to win the Little League Junior Softball (13-14) Eastern Regional championship at the...

Local roundup: Waterford advances to 9-10 softball state final

Maddie Burrows pitched a one-hitter and went 3-for-3 as Waterford beat South Windsor 10-0 in the Connecticut Little League Section II softball (ages 9-10) title game on Thursday night.


Mets win in 12 on homer by Flores

New fan favorite Wilmer Flores hit a leadoff homer in the 12th inning to give the New York Mets a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night in the opener of a pivotal series between the top teams in the NL East.

Major League Baseball roundup

Kendrick, Guerrero homer for Dodgers in Greinke's 5-3 win over Angels


Auto Racing

9 a.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Windows 10 400 practice from Long Pond, Pa.

10 a.m., FS1 — NASCAR Truck Pocono Mountains 150 qualifying from Long Pond, Pa.

11:30 a.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Windows 10 400 final practice from Long Pond, Pa.

1 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Truck Pocono Mountains 150 from Long Pond, Pa.

3 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio qualifying from Lexington.

4:30 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity U.S. Cellular 250 qualifying from Newton, Iowa.

8 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity U.S. Cellular 250 from Newton, Iowa.

8 p.m., ESPN2 — NHRA Sonoma (Calif.) Nationals qualifying. (taped today)


1 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Kansas City Royals at Toronto Blue Jays.

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

4 p.m., FS1 — MLB: Los Angeles Angels at Los Angeles Dodgers.

7 p.m., MyTV9, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Chicago White Sox.

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Washington Nationals at New York Mets.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: West Virginia Black Bears at Connecticut Tigers.


9 a.m., ESPN — Men's exhibition: Team World vs. Team Africa from Johannesburg.


9 p.m., ESPN — Daniel Jacobs vs. Sergio Mora in a middleweight bout and Danny Garcia vs. Paulie Malignanggi in a welterweight bout from New York.


6 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Paul Lawrie Matchplay from Aberdeen, Scotland.

10 a.m., ESPN2 — Women's British Open from Turnberry, Scotland.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Quicken Loans National from Gainesville, Va.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Quicken Loans National from Gainesville, Va.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: 3M Championship from Blaine, Minn.

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

Special Olympics

7 p.m., ESPN — World Games from Los Angeles.


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

7 p.m., CSN — MLS: Toronto FC at New England Revolution.


4 p.m., ESPN2 — ATP: Atlanta Open.


Stricklen rallies Sun past Storm 67-66

Reserves Shekinna Stricklen and Elizabeth Williams helped the Connecticut Sun edge the Seattle Storm on Friday night, 67-66.

Sun host Storm on Friday night

The Connecticut Sun look to snap a four-game home losing streak tonight at Mohegan Sun Arena when they play host to the Seattle Storm on Friday night at 7 p.m.