Bacon's John Shea on coaching in the gym named for his father

By Peter Huoppi

Father and son, Dave and John Shea are Colchester’s royal family of coaching, having spent over 50 years between them at Bacon Academy. As John reminds us, all you need to do is walk through the front of the building to be reminded just who...


GameDay 2016 Schedule

Date/TimeGame
Jan. 5 New London 44, Waterford 41
Jan. 15 Fitch 57, Ledyard 51
Jan. 26 NFA at Waterford 
Feb. 2 Bacon at Ledyard
Feb. 16 New London at Ledyard
Feb. 26 ECC Girls Final
Mar. 2 ECC Boys Semifinals
Mar. 4 ECC Boys Final
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Casey O’Neill is a lifetime Southeastern Connecticut athlete, broadcaster, and performer.

Beginning in 1989 with WNLC radio, Casey has been a part of the coverage of local high school sports for the last 25 years. A graduate of NLHS and Wesleyan University, Casey can be seen performing family music with Steve Elci and Friends, improv comedy with Comedy On Demand, and on theday.com-produced web show Kidsploration.

Keith O'Brien has been involved in sports around the region his whole life. Known as the"Sports Doctor," O'Brien hosts a weekly radio sports talk show on WXLM (980-AM) Saturday mornings. He is a former basketball coach and official and mentor in the Big Brothers/Big Sisters Program, recognized as the Big Brother of the Year in 2012. Keith will handle sideline duties on theday.com webcasts. 

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