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 April 15, 2014; Updated: 9:31 am

Mariners in the spotlight
• Mitchell College earned two weekly New England Collegiate Conference baseball honors on Monday, as senior Marc Dorsi was named Player of the Week and...


Premium Content UConn hockey to play in inaugural Frozen Holiday Classic

 April 15, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

UConn will take part in the inaugural Frozen Holiday Classic on Dec. 27-28 at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, a four-team event that will feature three state schools and Union College, fresh off its first national championship in the NCAA...


Premium Content Local roundup: Conn College repeats as women's water polo champs

 April 14, 2014; Updated: 12:01 am

St. Paul, Minn. - Nicky Jasbon of Connecticut College picked up most valuable player honors for the second straight year as the Camels repeated as Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Division III champions with a...


Premium Content Local college roundup: Domnarski, Pointers double up against Dean

 April 13, 2014; Updated: 12:05 am

Franklin, Mass. - Doug Domnarski went the distance in the second game as the UConn-Avery Point baseball team swept a doubleheader Saturday from Dean College in NJCAA Region 21, winning the opener 5-2 in nine innings and...


Premium Content Local college roundup: Wheaton beats CGA in baseball

 April 10, 2014; Updated: 11:56 pm

New London - Justin Silvestro hit two home runs and drove in six as No. 23 Wheaton College defeated Coast Guard Academy 25-5 in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference baseball game Wednesday.

Lukas Laplante was 3-for-3...


Premium Content Local college roundup: Conn College falls to Amherst

 April 9, 2014; Updated: 12:42 am

New London - Amherst College scored the last 10 goals of the match, pulling away for a 17-6 win over Connecticut College in a New England Small College Athletic Conference men's lacrosse match Tuesday.


Premium Content Hill learning on the job for Huskies

 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...


Premium Content The Day and theday.com have UConn hoops covered

 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...


Premium Content Local college notes

 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,...


Premium Content Boone continues to be a Titan of diversity

 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,...


Premium Content Local roundup: Avery Point stretches winning streak to eight with sweep

 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...


Premium Content Coast Guard’s Richardson named national Div. III player of the week

 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...


Premium Content Brindamour ready for a challenge

 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...


Premium Content Local college notes

 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.


Premium Content Mitchell plays well, but falls short in NCAA debut

 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...


Premium Content Coast Guard baseball/softball previews

 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...


Premium Content Mariners look to make more history tonight

 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...


Premium Content Mitchell enjoys historic moment

 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...


Premium Content Local college notes

 March 4, 2014; Updated: 4:46 am

Camel highlights
• 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...


Premium Content Mitchell men are headed to NCAA tourney

 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.


Premium Content Local college roundup: No. 8 Conn women stun No. 1 Middlebury in NESCAC hockey quarters

 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...


Premium Content Coast Guard's season ends

 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.
The Bears...


Premium Content Local college notes

 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...


Premium Content Local college notes

 February 19, 2014; Updated: 5:00 am

Mariner highlights
• The Mitchell College men's basketball team continues to pile up the weekly conference honors. Junior Parris Hill was named the New England...


Premium Content Mitchell men beat Conn for first time in program history

 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...



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