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Attention Fairfield County UConn fans: expect to be very busy on January 11. A few weeks ago, I reported that the UConn men’s and women’s basketball teams were going to play one game each at Bridgeport’s Webster Bank Arena in the 2013-14 season. Well, it looks like we’ve finally got ourselves a date. Last week, Read More
There is no signed contract – yet — but get ready to circle a January date on your calendar UConn fans, it looks like the Huskies are coming to the Webster Bank Arena. According to sources with knowledge of the situation, the Connecticut men’s and women’s basketball team are expected to play one game each Read More
From the lovely people at the New Haven Open at Yale tennis tournament: Former World No. 5 Daniela Hantuchova has been awarded a singles and a doubles wildcard into the New Haven Open at Yale, August 16-24, 2013 at the Connecticut Tennis Center, it was announced today by Tournament Director Anne Worcester. Hantuchova, from Slovakia, Read More
This just announced by the PGA Tour: Mark Brooks, who won the 1996 PGA Championship, has withdrawn from this year’s edition at Oak Hill, citing an unspecified injury. The 52-year-old has been replaced in the field by former Fairfield, CT., product J.J. Henry. This will be Henry’s eighth PGA with a tie for 41st in Read More
Here’s the link to my recent story on the Boys’ Club struggles with finances and its fight with the city. Kids suffer while Boys’ Club battles city
From the UConn Athletic Communications Department: Junior linebacker Yawin Smallwood has been named to the Butkus Award 2013 Collegiate Watch List. The 29th annual Butkus Award selection process to honor the nation’s best linebackers began on Monday with the announcement of the collegiate and high school pre-season watch list. Each watch list contains 51 candidates, Read More
Attention, all you former fans of the Bridgeport Jets … From 1968 to 1973, the Jets played in the Atlantic Coast Football League and I’m sure there are many of you who remember spending your Friday or Saturday night at Kennedy Stadium, watching the Jets take on such teams as the Jersey Jays, the Long Read More
Ryan Moore is now 5-under thru 11 holes to move onto the first page of the leaderboard at -7. Fairfield’s J.J. Henry made a 10-foot putt for birdie on 1 to get to -6. Nice start.
Here’s a neat pairing for today’s third round of the 2013 Travelers Championship. Fairfield’s J.J. Henry is playing with newly crowned U.S. Open champ Justin Rose. The two go off from the first tee at 12:45 p.m.
Hunter Mahan is exactly in the same place through 9 holes that he was when he started his second round at the Travelers Championship, standing at 8-under-par. Mahan, who blistered the TPC for eight birdies at a opening round 62, opened with six straight pars before getting a birdie at 7 to move to -9. Read More