John Altavilla


John Altavilla, a native of Trumbull, CT., has worked at The Courant since 1996, covering a variety of events including major league baseball, the NFL's New York Giants, UConn women's basketball and Yale football. He is set to begin his eighth straight season as the Huskies’ beat writer in 2014-15. Altavilla attended the University of Bridgeport and began his sportswriting career with the New Haven Register in 1980.