Stories By Joe Morelli

  • Connecticut's best to play in JCC Schoolboy / Schoolgirl Classic The 60th JCC Schoolboy/Schoolgirl Classic features the Connecticut East girls vs. the Conneccticut West girls, followed by the Connecticut boys vs. New Jersey.
  • Travelers Championship lands another Top 10 player Will Zalatoris, the 2021 PGA Tour Rookie of the Year and No. 8 ranked player in the world, will make his debut in Cromwell.
  • No. 1 in final GameTimeCT Boys Basketball Poll: East Catholic East Catholic goes wire to wire as the No. 1 team in the GameTimeCT boys basketball poll
  • Boys basketball top performers (CIAC tournament edition) Here are the top performances from the five CIAC state tournaments held over the past two weeks, concluding at the Mohegan Sun Arena.
  • All-Southern Connecticut Conference winter sports teams Here are the 2022-23 All-Southern Connecticut Conference winter sports teams.
  • All-Shoreline Conference winter teams These are the All-Shoreline Conference winter sports teams for the 2022-23 season.
  • CHSCA's 46th Boys Basketball All-Star Festival Tuesday Ryan Olsen (Holy Cross) and Ronan O‚ÄôLeary (Waterbury Career) are coaching in the Division I and II all-star game for Team Mohegan.
  • St. Bernard tops Staples in D2 for 1st CIAC title since 1982 Cedrck Similien led No. 1 seeded St. Bernard with 21 points while Amare Marshall added 15. Amyre Gray had 11 and Ryan Outlow scored 10.
  • Defense, Payne spark Cromwell past Ellington, to 10th state title Victor Payne scored 23 points to lead Cromwell to its 10th boys basketball championship, 53-46 over Ellington in the Division IV final
  • No. 1 East Catholic rallies past NWC to threepeat in Division I East Catholic trailed by 18, but stormed back to win another Division I classic at Mohegan Sun Arena.
  • St. Bernard feels at home at Mohegan Sun Arena Winning a state championship has been the stated goal almost every day in practice for the St. Bernard boys basketball team.
  • Staples' 1st CIAC title game in 86 years surreal moment for Zajac Chris Zajac, a 6-foot-8 center, is averaging 17 points and 11 rebounds for the Staples boys basketball team.
  • 2023 CIAC Boys Basketball Championship Capsules All you need to know about the five 2023 Boys Basketball State Championship Games being held at the Mohegan Sun Arena this weekend, including predictions.
  • Northwest Catholic, East Catholic to meet again in state final East Catholic has won the last two CIAC Division I state championships, in 2019 and last season, beating Notre Dame-West Haven in the latter.
  • Gatorade names Connecticut Boys Basketball Player of the Year UConn is among the Division I men's basketball programs who have shown interest in the 6-foot-8 Betsey, who averaged 21 points this season.
  • Seymour playing for first trip to CIAC final since 1957 Seymour defeated Crosby in the NVL boys basketball tournament quarterfinals, the first time beating the Bulldogs in over two decades.
  • World's 10th ranked golfer joins field at Travelers Championship Justin Thomas will be playing the Travelers Championship for the eighth time. His best finish is a tie for third place in 2016.
  • It's an All-Shoreline Conference Class M girls basketball final East Hampton defeated Coginchaug twice this season heading into the Class M semifinals.This was the fourth time Valley Regional and Cromwell met this season.
  • 2023 CIAC boys basketball tournament semifinal previews East Catholic is the defending champion in Division I, while Bloomfield, now in Division III, won in Division IV last year.
  • CIAC postpones Tuesday's boys basketball state semifinals An impending snowstorm has postponed all of the CIAC state tournament boys basketball and boys hockey games, along with the boys swimming championship meets.