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Bluefish GM Ken Shepard fought until the end

Terribly sad news that Bluefish GM Ken Shepard passed away yesterday at age 49. Had been battling liver cancer. About a month ago I wrote a story of his fight. For those that might have missed it,
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Stags announce men’s BB sked — no SHU game (this season)

There will be no game with Sacred Heart this season, apparently neither side could make the dates work out – so that new, three-year agreement will start in 2015-16 – but in the meantime, the Stags
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J.J. Henry needs big week to keep streak alive

Going back to 2001, and for every year after that, Fairfield’s J.J. Henry has either finished in the Top 125 on the PGA Tour money list or high enough on the FedEx Cup point list, meaning he’s
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Cochran Nominated For Allstate AFCA Good Works Team

This just announced by the UConn Athletic Communications Department: Sophomore quarterback Casey Cochran has been nominated for the 2014 Allstate American Football Coaches Association Good Works Team.
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Stags BB gets verbal from Prep’s Nolan

This was announced by the New England Basketball Services Recruiting Report Fairfield Prep’s rising senior guard Thomas Nolan made a verbal commitment to Fairfield University on Tuesday afternoon,
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That “significant” Bluefish announcement? It’s just Pete Rose

P.T. Barnum would have been proud. On Friday afternoon, the Bridgeport Bluefish issued a press release saying that they were going to make a “significant” announcement on Saturday, one that would have
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Stags’ Newsom on Rhode Island College short list

While all is currently quiet on the Fairfield front, I’m hearing rumors that Stags associate head men’s basketball coach Tony Newsom is seriously in the running to become the new head men’s basketball
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Local players applaud Union’s success

Had a lot of leftover stuff from last week’s NCAA East Region hockey playoffs at the Webster Bank Arena, especially from the three local Union hockey players. Tonight, they will play Minnesota for the
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Students rock Gampel as Huskies win NCAA title

Not sure if this was going to get in the paper but here’s my story from Gampel on the students celebration of the UConn Huskies fourth NCAA title . STORRS – About a half-hour before all heck was going
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Congratulations to Central’s fencing team

Couldn’t make it to the annual Central High School St. Patrick Day fencing event this morning but at least I can give a shout out to some of the Hilltoppers fencers that recently competed in the
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