Looks like Jan. 11 for UConn men’s and women’s basketball at the Arena

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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]
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UConn BB coming to the Webster Bank Arena

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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]
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Hantuchova awarded wild card to New Haven Open

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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]
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J.J. Henry will play in the PGA Championship

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This just announced by the PGA Tour: Mark Brooks, who won the 1996 PGA Championship, has withdrawn from this year’s edition at Oak Hill, citing an unspecified injury.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]
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Kids suffering as Boys’ Club battles city

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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 [Read More]
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Smallwood named to Butkus Award watch list

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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]
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Anyone out there remember the Bridgeport Jets?

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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]
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Ryan Moore going low

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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. [Read More]
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