JULY 31, 2014 on the CPTV Sports Wire: Rocky Hill/Cromwell/Portland defeated Tolland to advance to the state America Legion championship series against Cheshire; the Rock Cats defeat Trenton; UConn women’s basketball player Morgan Tuck gets an injury hardship waiver and will play next season for the Huskies.
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Fairfield American scored mercy-rule victories over South Windsor on consecutive days to win the state Little League baseball championship series played July 26 and July 27 in Harwinton. CPTV Sports will show replays in upcoming days (YouTube Game 2 highlights above; check broadcast schedule for replay dates).
Fairfield American advanced to the New England Regional for the fourth time in five years. The regional begins Friday August 1 in Bristol.
Fairfield won 10-0 in five innings July 26 and 12-2 in four innings July 27. Read GameTimeCT.com’s coverage by Mary Albl of Game 1 here and Game 2 here.