COLUMNS

We should applaud Dunn for prioritizing 'student' over 'athlete'

Kris Dunn recently decided to stay at Providence for this third basketball and fourth academic...

UCONN

Former UConn quarterback Casey Cochran pushes for concussion legislation

Former UConn quarterback urges lawmakers to better educate athletes about concussions

UConn women's basketball team honored with ice cream flavor: Triple-Champion Chunk

UConn animal science department honors women's basketball team with special ice cream

COLLEGES

Mitchell reminded of that losing feeling

Mariners suffer only fourth loss in regular season finale

Local colleges: Mitchell men lose in NECC lacrosse title game

Mitchell College fell behind early and never recovered, losing to Becker College 12-8 in Saturday's New England Collegiate Conference men's lacrosse tournament final.

HIGH SCHOOL

It's a crucial win for Walker, Waterford softball

Freshman left-hander Marissa Walker pitched two scoreless innings and the Waterford softball team scored four unearned runs in the bottom of the sixth for a come-from-behind 7-5 win over Stonington in the ECC Medium Division.

H.S. tennis roundup: Waterford boys are perfect against Killingly

Willie Dong, Mike Gianakos, Hugh Sokolski and Mike Castelpoggi all won at singles for the Waterford High School boys' tennis team in its 7-0 win Monday over Killingly in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Medium Division.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Mitchell men's lacrosse, softball programs earn major NECC awards

Mitchell College's men's lacrosse and softball programs picked up major awards from the New England Collegiate Conference on Monday.

Monday's Schedule

Monday's local college and high school games.

Rocco wins twice on opening night at New London-Waterford Speedbowl

Keith Rocco, the New London-Waterford Speedbowl's most dominant race of the past decade, won two races on opening night to close in the track's career win record.

PROFESSIONAL

Caps edge Rangers 1-0 and take 2-1 series lead

Holtby's shutout, Beagle's rare goal give Capitals 1-0 victory over Rangers, 2-1 series lead

Ramirez injured as Red Sox lose to Rays

Tampa Bay beats Boston 5-1 behind Odorizzi's 7 strong innings; Red Sox's Hanley Ramirez hurt

ON THE AIR

Baseball

7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Toronto Blue Jays.

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

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

8 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Chicago Cubs at St. Louis Cardinals.

Basketball

8 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Washington Wizards at Atlanta Hawks.

10:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Memphis Grizzlies at Golden State Warriors.

Golf

7 p.m., FS1 — USGA U.S. Amateur Four-Ball from San Francisco.

Hockey

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Chicago Blackhawks at Minnesota Wild.

9:30 p.m., USA — NHL playoffs: Anaheim Ducks at Calgary Flames.

Soccer

2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Juventus vs. Real Madrid in a semifinal from Turin, Italy.

Tennis

7 a.m., Tennis Channel — Madrid Open from Spain.