Springfield edges Coast Guard 12-10 to win NEWMAC men's lacrosse title

Coast Guard's Colin Cashin gets the ball and charges down field after winning the face-off against Springfield's Joseph Cameron during the fourth quarter of Saturday's NEWMAC men's lacrosse tournament championship game at Cadet Memorial Field. The top-seeded Bears lost 12-10. (Tim Cook/The Day)

It wasn't the postgame speech Coast Guard Academy men's lacrosse coach Ray LaForte had imagined, with his team on the cusp of going to the program's first NCAA Division III tournament.

COLUMNS

With love and support from the Duggans, Skipper refuses to fail

Tuzar Skipper, a graduate of Norwich Free Academy, a product of unconditional love from a Norwich...

UCONN FOOTBALL

Hurley still likes where the Huskies are headed

UConn men's basketball coach Dan Hurley chats with fans during Tuesday's UConn Coaches' Road Show in Mystic. (Photo by Gavin Keefe/The Day)

Dan Hurley is in the early stages of Year Two of his rebuilding job in Storrs.

Thomas, a stroke survivor, an inspiration to UConn football teammates

UConn's Eli Thomas (22), who suffered a stroke while lifting weights last October, hasn't been cleared to play  in 2019, but will serve as one of the Huskies' three captains this fall. (Photo courtesy of UConn athletics)

UConn's Eli Thomas, a stroke survivor, has gradually improved since undergoing surgery roughly six months ago. He's recovered to the point where he's cleared to train with his teammates, but not play football.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Sadosky's 33 helps Waterford hand Killingly first golf loss

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.

Local roundup: Sun waive Cannon

The Connecticut Sun waived forward Emma Cannon on Monday.

PROFESSIONAL

Raptors rout Bucks 120-102 to even East finals

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) drives for the basket as Milwaukee Bucks guard Pat Connaughton (24) defends during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals on Tuesday at Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Kyle Lowry scored 25 points, Kawhi Leonard had 19 and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 on Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at two games apiece.

Alonso hits 16th homer, Mets rally past Nationals 6-5

New York Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo, right, celebrates with the Mets Amed Rosario (1) after Rosario hit a walk-off, RBI single during the ninth inning of Tuesday's game against the Washington Nationals at New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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.

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1 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Oakland Athletics at Cleveland Indians.

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

7 p.m., WCCT, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Baltimore Orioles.

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7 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at Chicago Cubs.

10:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Atlanta Braves at San Francisco Giants.

Golf

4 p.m., Golf Channel — NCAA Women's Team Match Play National Championship from Fayetteville, Ark.

Soccer

8 p.m., ESPNews — USL: Nashville SC at Birmingham Legion FC.

Tennis

6 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP Geneva Open from Switzerland, ATP Lyon Open from France and WTA Strasbourg International from France.

4 p.m., Tennis Channel — NCAA National Championships from Orlando, Fla.