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How long until we see a gun at a local sporting event?

Make no mistake: There are plenty of guns at local sporting events. We just haven't seen any. Yet.

Local golf: Scott Budner returns to Shenny after a nearly 50-year absence

A 1974 Fitch High School graduate, Scott Budner made the trip back to the area on a free day from...


UConn's Martin selected No. 51 overall by Warriors in NBA Draft, traded to Atlanta

UConn's Tyrese Martin (4) reacts after making a 3-pointer during the second half of the Huskies' NCAA tournament game against New Mexico State on March 17 in Buffalo, N.Y. Martin was selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the second round (No. 51 overall) of the NBA Draft on Thursday night. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

The Golden State Warriors selected Tyrese Martin, a tough, versatile 6-foot-6, 215 pound guard from Allentown, Pa., in the second round and 51st pick overall, and then traded him to Atlanta.

Thread of Title IX can be traced through Shea Ralph and her mom

Vanderbilt head coach Shea Ralph communicates with players during the first half of a game against South Carolina on Jan. 24 in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

Shea Ralph was born rambunctious, endlessly energetic and with a devilish competitive streak that meant mom put her in as many sports as she could handle.


Pitching, power lift Ole Miss over OU in CWS finals opener

Mississippi starting pitcher Jack Dougherty throws against Oklahoma in the third inning during the first championship baseball game of the NCAA College World Series Saturday, June 25, 2022, in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/John Peterson)

Mississippi is one win away from its first national championship in baseball after beating Oklahoma 10-3 in Game 1 of the College World Series finals

Underdogs Ole Miss, OU set for College World Series finals

Mississippi pitcher Hunter Elliott (26) walks to his teammates and cheering fans after being relieved in the seventh inning against Arkansas during an NCAA College World Series baseball game, Monday, June 20, 2022, in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/John Peterson)

Mississippi and Oklahoma are set to meet for the national championship in the College World Series


Local roundup: Waterford Legion splits doubleheader with Willimantic

Waterford split a Zone 6 American Legion baseball doubleheader with Willimantic on Saturday, winning the opener 13-0 before losing the second game 8-6.

Local roundup: Ferrer homers but Schooners lose

Former Stonington standout Kevin Ferrer (UConn) homered in the top of the second for the Schooners (6-6).

Local calendar

BASEBALL/SOFTBALLNew London Babe Ruth — Looking for players ages 14-16. Players who live in New London, Groton, Stonington, Ledyard and surrounding areas are eligible. Contact: Dave, (860) 772-7337 or Anna, (860)...


Astros' Javier, bullpen combine to no-hit Yankees

Houston Astros catcher Martin Maldonado (15) and pitcher Ryan Pressly, right, celebrate after a combined no-hitter against the New York Yankees in a game Saturday in New York. (Noah K. Murray/AP Photo)

Cristian Javier, Héctor Neris and Ryan Pressly combined on the first no-hitter against the New York Yankees in 19 years, shutting down the best team in baseball and pitching the Houston Astros to a 3-0 victory

Schauffele takes 1-shot lead over buddy Cantlay at Travelers

Sahith Theegala throws his club after hitting on the 18th hole during the third round of the Travelers Championship on Saturday at TPC River Highlands. (Seth Wenig/AP Photo)

Xander Schauffele shot a 3-under 67 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over good friend and playing partner Patrick Cantlay into the final round of the Travelers Championship


Auto Racing

10 a.m., CBSSN — FIM Motocross from Samota-Sumbawa, Indonesia.

1:30 p.m., FS1 — NHRA Summit Racing Equipment Nationals qualifying from Norwalk, Ohio. (taped today)

2 p.m., USA — IMSA Six Hours of the Glen from Watkins Glen, N.Y.

2:30 p.m, CNBC — FIM MotoGP from Assen, Netherlands. (taped today)

3 p.m., Ch. 61 — NHRA Summit Racing Equipment Nationals from Norwalk, Ohio.

5 p.m., Ch. 30 — NASCAR Cup Ally 400 from Nashville, Tenn.

6 p.m., FS2 — MotoAmerica Superbike from Shelton, Wash.


Noon, WCBS (880-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at Miami Marlins.

1:30 p.m., NESN, WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Cleveland Guardians.

1:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: Houston Astros at New York Yankees.

3 p.m., ESPN, ESPNU — NCAA: Mississippi vs. Oklahoma in College World Series Finals Game 2 from Omaha, Neb.

4:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at San Diego Padres. (joined in progress)

7 p.m., ESPN, ESPN2 — MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at Atlanta Braves.


3 p.m., NESN Plus — WNBA: Connecticut Sun at Atlanta Dream.

6 p.m., CBSSN — WNBA: Minnesota Lynx at Chicago Sky.


7:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: BMW International Open from Munich.

1 p.m., Ch. 30 — LPGA: Women's PGA Championship from Bethesda, Md.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: The Travelers Championship from Cromwell.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: The Travelers Championship from Cromwell.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: U.S. Senior Open from Bethlehem, Pa.


8 p.m., Ch. 8 — Stanley Cup Final: Colorado Avalanche at Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6.

Horse Racing

12:30 p.m., FS1 — Racing from New York.

1:30 p.m., FS2 — Racing from New York.

3:30 p.m., FS1 — Racing from New York.


11:30 a.m., ESPNU — Boys: LaLiga Promises U12 final from Orlando, Fla.

3 p.m., Ch. 8 — MLS: New York Red Bulls at Los Angeles FC.

3:50 p.m., FS2 — U20 Championship: Guatemala vs. Canada from Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

6 p.m., FS1 — MLS: New York City FC at Philadelphia Union.

8:20 p.m., FS2 — U20 Championship: El Salvador vs. Dominican Republic from Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

10:20 p.m., FS2 — U20 Championship: Mexico vs. Puerto Rico from Pedro Sula, Honduras.


Noon, Ch. 30 — FINA World Aquatics Championships from Budapest, Hungary. (taped today)

Track & Field

4 p.m., Ch. 30 — U.S. Outdoor Championships from Eugene, Ore.

5 p.m., USA — U.S. Outdoor Championships from Eugene, Ore.