Montville's Josh Handler named to Scholar All-America Team

Montville — Josh Handler, a senior midfielder last fall for the Montville High School boys’ soccer team, was selected to the 2015 NSCAA High School Boys’ Scholar All-America Team. Selection is based on exemplary performance on...

A pair of Whalers star in Super 100 All-Star Classic football game

New London's Troy Gray and Jelani Lucas both scored touchdowns as Team Nutmeg clubbed Team Constitution, 44-22, at Saturday's Super 100 All-Star Classic at Rentschler Field.

Senior all-star football game this Saturday

Those desperate for football season to arrive can get some Saturday to tide them over until fall when the Connecticut High School Coaches' Association Super 100 All-Star Game is played at Rentschler Field in East Hartford at 4:30 p.m.

Old Lyme has put together quite a crew

Lyme-Old Lyme crew coach Louis Zubek remembers standing next to the towering figures, the 6-foot-4, 6-foot-5 rowers his team would have to face out on the water.

Swallow introduced as NFA's new athletic director

Eric Swallow, who had been the director of athletics of Southington Public Schools for the last eight years, was formerly introduced as Norwich Free Academy's new athletic director on Tuesday.

COLUMNS

Sun are ornery ... and it's wonderful

If a 7-3 record isn't the best talking point thus far for the Sun of 2015, this is: They are ornery...

Connecticut's survival skills are just fine

Anne Donovan ... nah. Scratch that. Make that poor Anne Donovan, sat down in the interview room,...

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UCONN

Calhoun believes in Boatright

Former UConn point guard hopes to be drafted tonight

UConn warmly welcomes transfers to the family

It didn't take long for Shonn Miller and Sterling Gibbs to form a tight bond.

UConn men announce non-conference basketball schedule

UConn unveiled an ambitious non-conference schedule on Tuesday. Games against Georgetown, Texas, Maryland, Ohio State and a trip to the Bahamas for the Battle 4 Atlantis are the highlights.

COLLEGES

Huskers' Riley on expectations, Osborne, 'nice guy' persona

Q&A: Nebraska's Riley talks expectations, Osborne and being 'nicest guy in college football'

Virginia wins first College World Series title

Virginia wins 1st CWS title with Brandon Waddell, Pavin Smith leading 4-2 win over Vanderbilt

Virginia's 3-0 win over Vanderbilt forces Game 3 in CWS finals

Haseley among unlikely heroes leading Virginia past Vandy 3-0, forcing deciding Game 3 in CWS

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Gibson leads Tigers to fifth straight win

Cam Gibson's grand slam highlighted a six-run second inning as the Connecticut Tigers extended their winning streak to five with an 11-2 win over the Lowell Spinners in a New York-Penn League game on Thursday night.

East Lyme captures District 6 Babe Ruth (13) championship

East Lyme overcame every obstacle, including a loss to Waterford in the first game of the double-elimination tournament, to complete a two-game sweep of previously unbeaten Ledyard with an 8-5 victory Thursday night and win the District 6 Babe Ruth...

East Lyme forces Waterford's hand in Babe Ruth 14 tournament

East Lyme topped Waterford 12-0 in six innings Wednesday in the District 6 Babe Ruth 14-year-old championship round, setting up today’s winner-take-all final at 5:30 p.m.

PROFESSIONAL

Red Sox strike early

Ortiz and Ramirez homer as Red Sox use 8-run first to beat Blue Jays 12-6

Feeble Mets swept by Cubs

Frustrated deGrom punches cooler, feeble Mets shut down 6-1 as Cubs complete 3-game sweep

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

9 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One British Grand Prix practice from Silverstone, England.

2 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity Firecracker 250 practice from Daytona Beach, Fla.

3 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 practice from Daytona Beach, Fla.

4 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity Firecracker 250 final practice from Daytona Beach, Fla.

5 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 final practice from Daytona Beach, Fla.

Baseball

2 p.m., ESPN2 — MLB: Miami Marlins at Chicago Cubs.

6 p.m., ESPN — MLB: San Francisco Giants at Washington Nationals.

7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees.

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

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Lowell Spinners at Connecticut Tigers.

10 p.m., SNY, ESPN, WOR (710) — MLB: New York Mets at Los Angeles Dodgers.

Football

7:30 p.m., ESPN2 — CFL: Calgary Stampeders at Montreal Alouettes.

Golf

9:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: French Open from Paris.

12:30 p.m., Golf Channel — Web.com: Nova Scotia Open from Halifax.

4 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Greenbrier Classic from White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.

Soccer

7 p.m., FS1 — Men's exhibition: United States vs. Guatemala from Nashville, Tenn.

Talk Show

6:05 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — Sports Talk with Bill Donovan.

Tennis

7 a.m., ESPN — Wimbledon from London.