The Connecticut Sun drafted Duke guard Lexie Brown with the ninth overall pick in Thursday’s WNBA Draft. Brown, 5-foot-9, averaged a 19.4 points, 4.4 assists and was fifth in the nation in steals (3.7).
The Connecticut Sun acquired former Hillhouse High School star Bria Holmes from the Atlanta Dream on Thursday for its second pick in tonight’s WNBA Draft (No. 15 overall) and next season’s second round pick.
In an ever-evolving front line for the Vikings — East Lyme has found the firepower to win 11 straight ECC tournament titles — junior Morgan Crandall seems to have found her place. At least she did Thursday.
Jack Biggs has coached in six state championship games since his arrival at East Lyme High School in 1997, four in volleyball (2006, 2010-12) and two in baseball (2015, 2016), winning CIAC Class L volleyball titles in 2010 and 2011.
Brad Marchand scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and Tuukka Rask made 31 saves as the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 to take a 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series