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Premium Content Gardner Jr., Menhart bring a little bit of southeastern Connecticut to Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs

 July 31, 2014; Updated: 12:00 am

Pawtucket, R.I. - They dug deep into the memory banks, pulling out pieces of their shared past.


Premium Content Waterford 13s win New England Babe Ruth championships

 July 31, 2014; Updated: 9:29 pm

Newtown — Waterford completed an improbable run through the New England Babe Ruth 13-year-old baseball tournament by sweeping Portland (Maine) 8-6 and 6-5 in the championship round on Thursday night.


Premium Content Local roundup: Waterford advances to New England Babe Ruth 13 championship round

 July 31, 2014; Updated: 12:01 am

Newtown - Waterford advanced to the championship round at the New England Babe Ruth Baseball 13-year-old tournament with a 5-4 win over Westfield, Mass., in the losers' bracket final Wednesday night.


Premium Content Mystic’s Harry Anderson to be inducted into National Sailing Hall of Fame

 July 31, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Henry H. "Harry" Anderson of Mystic, a yachtsman, historian and senior statesman for the sport for more than 60 years, was announced Tuesday as one of eight honorees who will be inducted into the National Sailing Hall of Fame in...


Premium Content Local roundup: Waterford rallies to win at N.E. Babe Ruth 13 tournament

 July 30, 2014; Updated: 12:02 am

Newtown - Waterford scored five runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to rally for a 5-4 win over host Newtown in a losers' bracket game Tuesday at the New England Babe Ruth Baseball 13-year-old tournament.


Premium Content Old Lyme's Corrigan has quite the summer vacation story to tell

 July 29, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Liam Corrigan is going to have some unique stories to share with his Old Lyme High School friends when summer vacation ends.Corrigan, who will be a senior this fall, has spent this month training with the U.S. Junior National rowing team...


Premium Content Local roundup: Mystic wins state 9-10 baseball title

 July 29, 2014; Updated: 5:06 pm

Ellington — Mystic defeated Fairfield National 5-3 on Monday night to win the Connecticut Little League (9-10) baseball championship.


Premium Content Local roundup: Hill leads Schooners to victory

 July 28, 2014; Updated: 11:54 pm

Groton - Aaron Hill's two-run double highlighted a four-run sixth inning that lifted the Mystic Schooners to a 5-4 win over the Keene Swamp Bats in a New England Collegiate Baseball League game Sunday night.


Premium Content Waterford 15s win Babe Ruth state championship

 July 27, 2014; Updated: 11:44 pm

Waterford - Waterford didn't let a little thing like a 3-0 deficit spoil it's party.


Premium Content Local roundup: Waterford loses opener in Legion Super Regional

 July 27, 2014; Updated: 11:47 pm

Bristol - Cole Ogorzalek scattered seven hits and struck out 12 as Rocky Hill/Cromwell/Portland defeated Waterford 4-1 in the first round of the Connecticut American Legion baseball Northern Division Super Regional at...


Premium Content Rocco wins twice and ties Gada with 62nd SK Modified win

 July 27, 2014; Updated: 11:29 pm

Waterford - It was a another historic night for Keith Rocco at the Waterford Speedbowl.Rocco, who began the night by capturing the 30-lap Late Model feature, ended it by winning the 35-lap Charlie Mitchell Memorial SK Modified...


Premium Content Waterford wins Babe Ruth 15 state title

 July 26, 2014; Updated: 12:02 am

Waterford rallied from a 3-0 deficit to beat Stamford 6-4 in the Connecticut Babe Ruth Baseball 15-year-old state tournament final Saturday.


Premium Content Local roundup: Waterford 15s advance to Babe Ruth state final

 July 26, 2014; Updated: 11:51 pm

Waterford - Jake Gannon pitched a two-hitter as Waterford advanced to the Connecticut Babe Ruth baseball 15-year-old championship game with a 10-0 victory over Danbury in the semifinals on Friday night.


Premium Content Norwich summer series running strong at 50

 July 25, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Norwich — Tim Smith stood on a hill, watching runners tackle the 3.1-mile summer fun run course at scenic Mohegan Park on Thursday night. His grandchildren played nearby.Acting like a race commentator, Smith gave a rundown of each...


Premium Content Local roundup: Waterford advances in state Legion tournament

 July 25, 2014; Updated: 11:52 pm

Waterford - Justin Keating's sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth inning snapped a 5-5 tie to give Waterford a 6-5 win over Southington on Thursday and a sweep of their best-of-three American Legion baseball state...


Premium Content Local Calendar

 July 25, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL29th Annual Christopher Potvin Memorial Baseball Tournament - Aug. 1-3. Divisions: 17u, 19u. Cost: $450 per team. Proceeds from tournament go towards college scholarships for local athletes. Contact: Bill...


Premium Content Local roundup: Mystic advances to 9-10 baseball finals

 July 24, 2014; Updated: 11:50 pm

Pomfret - Colin Anderson pitched a three-hitter and Jason Erb went 4-for-4, including a three-run home run, with six RBI as Mystic defeated Tolland on Wednesday, 14-2, at the Connecticut Little League Section II final...


Premium Content Local roundup: Pawcatuck wins Junior League Section II softball title

 July 23, 2014; Updated: 11:50 pm

Pawcatuck - Pawcatuck captured the Connecticut Junior League (13-14) Section II softball championship Tuesday night with a 12-1 win over Enfield/Windsor Locks.


Premium Content Trip from Illinois to Mystic has been worth it for Hendren twins

 July 23, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Groton - Jacob and Jared Hendren never planned on playing summer baseball far from home.A series of events led to an invitation from the Mystic Schooners that the Hendren twins couldn't pass up.So they packed up and left...


Premium Content New London to honor memory of James Johnson on Saturday

 July 23, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

The basketball courts at Toby May Park in New London will be dedicated to the memory of the late James Johnson, former girls' basketball coach at New London High School, during a basketball tournament on Saturday.The Abounding Grace...


Premium Content Niantic moves on in Legion tourney by rallying past NL

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

East Lyme - Apparently Niantic is in its comfort zone playing comeback baseball.Niantic has come to life this season time-and-time again when facing a deficit, and did it again Monday in the second round of the American Legion state...


Premium Content Local roundup: Waterford 15s clinch spot in Babe Ruth state semis

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 11:49 pm

Waterford - Waterford completed a perfect run through pool play by rallying for a 7-3 victory over Simsbury in the Connecticut Babe Ruth 15-year-old state tournament Monday night.


Premium Content Hendrickson wins second straight Norwich Invite title

 July 21, 2014; Updated: 11:46 pm

Norwich - On the verge of clinching his second straight Norwich Invitational championship, Dan Hendrickson just wanted to hit his 25-foot putt within a few feet of the cup on the 18th hole Sunday afternoon.


Premium Content Waterford living (at) large after winning Babe Ruth 13 states

 July 21, 2014; Updated: 11:29 pm

Norwalk - How to win a state title, as performed by the Waterford Babe Ruth 13-year-old baseball team:• Lose your district final.• Be awarded one of two at-large berths in order to fill out the state tournament...


Premium Content Local roundup: New London and Niantic advance in Legion tournament

 July 21, 2014; Updated: 11:48 pm

New London - Izzy Davila pitched a three-hitter as New London beat Bristol 7-0 in a Northern Sectional playoff game in the American Legion baseball state tournament Sunday at Sal Amanti Field.



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