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.

Ex-Waterford stars lead ECSU back to NCAA softball tourney

Waterford's Alyssa Hancock and Erin Miller grew up as backyard neighbors and remain nearly inseparable as colleges roomates and softball teams at Eastern Connecticut State University.

Mitchell bows out of NECC tournament

Mariners drop pair of extra inning games

Dunn speaks out on his decision to stay at Providence

Former New London star Kris Dunn talks about his decision to return to PC

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...

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Driggers jumps into record books

Former NFA star breaks 32-year old ECSU mark

Local college notes

A weekly look at local colleges and local athletes who have gone on to compete outside the region.

Avery Point completes sweep of CCRI

Pointers clinch home field for New England tourney

Local colleges: Mitchell softball wins first NEWMAC regular-season title

Mitchell College clinched the New England Collegiate Conference regular season softball championship for the first time in program history with a 6-0 and 16-0 sweep of Southern Vermont on Saturday.

UCONN FOOTBALL

Former UConn quarterback Casey Cochran pushes for concussion legislation

Former UConn quarterback urges lawmakers to better educate athletes about concussions

Shirreffs shines in UConn Blue-White game

Bryant Shirreffs enjoys the family atmosphere on the UConn football team. He’s especially fond of his fellow quarterbacks.

UCONN WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Seattle selects Mosqueda-Lewis No. 3 overall

They were mere numbers for Kaleena Mosqueda Lewis – would she go second, third, whatever – but there were major questions Thursday night at the WNBA Draft for Kiah Stokes.

UConn's Stewart wins Wooden Award

Frank Kaminsky of Wisconsin, Breanna Stewart of UConn win John R. Wooden Awards

UConn women bring home their 10th NCAA National Basketball Championship

A few hundred fans of all ages gathered Wednesday evening to welcome the University of Connecticut women's basketball team, fresh off another NCAA championship game win.

It's another historic night for UConn, which wins its 10th NCAA women's championship

UConn coach Geno Auriemma's team finished first again Tuesday night, dispatching rival Notre Dame 63-53, to win their third straight national championship and the 10th overall in the program’s acclaimed history.

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

Yankees hang on to sweep Red Sox at Fenway

Ellsbury (4 hits, HBP, walk) leads Yankees to 8-5 win and 3-game sweep of Red Sox

Earnhardt back in victory lane and happier than ever

Column: Dale Earnhardt Jr returns to Talladega's victory lane happier than he has ever been

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Baseball

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

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

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

Basketball

7 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Chicago Bulls at Cleveland Cavaliers.

9:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Los Angeles Clippers at Houston Rockets.

Hockey

10 a.m., NBCSN — IIHF World Championship: United States vs. Russia from Ostrava, Czech Republic.

7:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: New York Rangers at Washington Capitals.

Soccer

2:55 p.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Arsenal at Hull City.

Tennis

7 a.m., Tennis Channel — BMW Open from Munich, Germany; Madrid Open from Spain.