April 5, 2014; Updated: 7:44 pm
Norwich - Aaron Hill, UConn freshman, was very much looking forward to playing alongside and learning from senior shortstop Tom Verdi, a team captain and a member of the Big East all-tournament team last year.
Then, just prior to the...
April 4, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am
The Day and theday.com will provide wall-to-wall UConn basketball coverage from both men's and women's Final Four sites this weekend. Gavin Keefe has followed the UConn men to Arlington, Texas, where the Huskies face top-seeded Florida in...
April 2, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm
Mariners in the spotlight
• Demetre Lyras of Mitchell College was honored as the New England Collegiate Conference Player of the Week in men's lacrosse. The senior had a team-high five points in an 11-10 win over Regis,...
April 1, 2014; Updated: 12:34 am
New London - Herman Boone, the former high school football coach portrayed by Denzel Washington in the hit movie "Remember the Titans," didn't set out every day to live a life worthy of a movie script.
"You do your job," Boone said,...
March 24, 2014; Updated: 12:13 am
Norwich - The UConn-Avery Point baseball team stretched its winning streak to eight games with a doubleheader sweep of Northern Essex Sunday at Dodd Stadium.
The Pointers (13-3) won...
March 20, 2014; Updated: 11:56 pm
Coast Guard's Jessie Richardson was selected as the Louisville Slugger/National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III National Player of the Week.
Richardson, a junior catcher, batted .720 (18-for-25) with 10 runs scored, three...
March 19, 2014; Updated: 11:29 pm
New London - March Madness means something different to junior Christian Brindamour.
Brindamour has been squeezing in intense swimming workouts into an already hectic Coast Guard Academy cadet life.
He's never backed away from...
March 11, 2014; Updated: 4:18 am
Mariners in the spotlight
• Mitchell College senior David Klapp earned New England Collegiate Conference player of the week honors and goalie J.D.
March 8, 2014; Updated: 4:34 am
Williamstown, Mass. - Mitchell College attempted to defy long odds Friday night.
For awhile, the Mariners remained within striking distance in their first NCAA Division III tournament game.
Eventually, Williams College proved...
March 8, 2014; Updated: 4:33 am
Coach: C.C. Grant (8th year)
Key returnees: Jr. 2B Mark Hanks, So. SS Mark Behne, Sr. 1B/P Dave Wolinski, So. 3B/P Kyle Wood, Sr. C Lukas Laplante, Jr. C/OF Danny Sabourin, Jr. CF Blake Thompson, So. LF...
March 7, 2014; Updated: 5:01 am
Mitchell College's never-been-done list stretched considerably just a few weeks ago.
The Mariners gradually checked out some major items — first New England Collegiate Conference men's basketball regular season title, first conference...
March 4, 2014; Updated: 4:47 am
New London — Forty-eight hours after earning the program's first NCAA tournament bid, Mitchell College was still riding an emotional wave on Monday.
Who can blame the Mariners...
March 4, 2014; Updated: 4:46 am
• Fresh off an upset of top-seeded Middlebury, the Connecticut College women's hockey team is preparing for a New England Small College Athletic Conference...
March 2, 2014; Updated: 2:24 am
Chicopee, Mass. — As Mitchell College celebrated its first NCAA Division III tournament berth in men's basketball program history Saturday, coach Todd Peretz stood on the sidelines soaking it all in.
March 2, 2014; Updated: 11:50 pm
Middlebury Vt. — Justina Germano scored 10 minutes into sudden death overtime to give eighth-seeded Connecticut College a stunning 2-1 upset over No. 1 Middlebury in the quarterfinals of the New England Small...
February 27, 2014; Updated: 11:52 pm
New London — When Torie Sutherland's rainbow 3-pointer swished home late in Wednesday's fiercely competitive game, Coast Guard Academy still had a fighter's chance.
February 25, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm
Tracking the Bears
• Just days removed from playing a thriller in the regular-season finale, Coast Guard Academy and Springfield College will meet in Wednesday's New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference tournament quarterfinal...
February 19, 2014; Updated: 5:00 am
• The Mitchell College men's basketball team continues to pile up the weekly conference honors. Junior Parris Hill was named the New England...
February 12, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm
The Mitchell College men's basketball team made school history Tuesday night, beating Connecticut College for the first time.
The dynamic duo of Joshua Ford and Parris Hill combined for 52 points and 26 rebounds to power the Mariners to an...