Top-seeded Waterford and defending champion East Lyme won semifinal games in the ECC boys' lacrosse tournament on Tuesday night, setting up a showdown between the two rivals for the title on Thursday.
Two low seeds having reached the singles quarterfinals of the Eastern Connecticut Conference girls' tennis tournament, highlighting a busy day of matches on a blustery Tuesday at Stonington High School.
Norwich Free Academy pulled off an upset in the first round of the Eastern Connecticut Conference baseball tournament as the No. 13 Wildcats beat fourth-seeded Fitch 13-4 in the first round on Tuesday.
Maddie Mendez singled home two runs in the bottom of the eighth as fourth-seeded Stonington rallied for a 9-6 victory over No. 4 East Lyme in the first round of the Eastern Connecticut Conference Division I softball tournament on Tuesday.
Connecticut Sun rookie Bridget Carleton was described the same way by head coach and general manager Curt Miller and Liberty guard Kia Nurse within minutes of one another Monday — a "Swiss army knife."
Ryan Sadosky shot a 2-under par 33 on a windy day at Great Neck Country Club as Waterford knocked Killingly from the ranks of the unbeaten with a 5-2 Eastern Connecticut Conference Division II boys' golf match on Tuesday.
Pete Alonso hit a long tying home run in the eighth inning, Amed Rosario had a winning infield single with two outs in the ninth and the New York Mets rallied from deficits three times to beat the Washington Nationals 6-5 Tuesday night.
Clint Frazier homered twice and had a career-high five RBIs, Gary Sánchez contributed a three-run drive and the New York Yankees kept up their assault on Baltimore pitching in an 11-4 rout Tuesday night.
The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play on artificial turf for the first time in more than 2,200 games over a century.