May 6, 2013; Updated: 11:16 pm
Groton - When the UConn-Avery Point baseball program won its first Division II New England Championship in 1990, coach Roger Bidwell figured it would be the last.
Bidwell sure was off-base on his prediction.
May 5, 2013; Updated: 11:12 pm
Nashua, N.H. - Second-seeded Mitchell College advanced to the championship round of the New England Collegiate Conference baseball tournament Saturday with an 11-2 win over No. 1 Daniel Webster in the winners' bracket...
May 5, 2013; Updated: 11:03 pm
Groton - Conor Gleason badly wanted to finish what he started Saturday.
One out away from a complete game and tying the NJCAA Division II New England Tournament series at one-game apiece, Gleason faced a bases-loaded situation...
May 4, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
Groton - When reliever Edgard Santiago enters a game, he always has the same mentality.
"I like coming out of the bullpen," Santiago said, "because I always want to help my teammates out."
He bailed out the UConn-Avery Point...
May 3, 2013; Updated: 11:29 pm
New London — Thursday's warm weather was perfect for a post-practice cookout.
So the Mitchell College baseball team gathered near home plate for a meal — hotdogs, of course — on the day before the Mariners headed to Nashua, N.H., for...
May 3, 2013; Updated: 11:41 pm
Bri Strecker, a member of Waterford High School's state championship softball team in 2009, was recently named Player of the Year in the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference.
May 2, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
Injuries always managed to derail Chelsea Phillips from playing an entire season with the Emerson College women's lacrosse team.
Finally healthy for her junior season, she made a major impact, leading the Lions and impressing other coaches...
May 1, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
New London - Aylene Ilkson, the top assistant at Springfield College, was named head volleyball coach at the Coast Guard Academy on Tuesday.
Ilkson, a four-year starter at Springfield (the Pride were 108-31 during that time) who...
April 30, 2013; Updated: 11:54 pm
Mariners riding a wave
• The Mitchell College baseball team finished the regular season on a hot streak, going 10-1-1 in its last 12 games. The Mariners (21-11-1, 15-3) ended in...
April 28, 2013; Updated: 11:44 pm
Norton, Mass. - Sixth-seeded Coast Guard Academy upset a pair of higher-ranked teams to advance to the winners' bracket final of the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference softball tournament.
April 25, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
New London — Say this about the Connecticut College men's lacrosse team:
The Camels are certainly drama kings.
For the seventh time this season, they were involved in an intense one-goal game on Wednesday.
They came out...
April 24, 2013; Updated: 11:58 pm
Storrs - UConn has promoted Ricky Moore to a full-time assistant coaching position on the men's basketball staff.
Moore, a 1999 UConn graduate, returned to his alma mater last October...
April 23, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
Mariners riding a wave
• The New England Collegiate Conference regular-season baseball title race is coming down to the final weekend, with Mitchell College (17-11, 12-3) chasing leader Daniel Webster (19-7, 12-2). The Mariners visit...
April 22, 2013; Updated: 11:16 pm
Groton - UConn-Avery Point has embraced a Three Musketeers mentality this season.
All for one, one for all.
Not satisfied with just winning the first game of a doubleheader on a cool, windy Sunday afternoon, the Pointers...