From press releases
Tickets On Sale ForAAC Women's Basketball
Individual session tickets for the American Athletic Conference women's basketball tournament are on sale at all Ticketmaster outlets. The tournament is at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville March 6-9. Package tickets to all games are $99 each. Ticket offices at each school in the conference have had all-session packages on sale for several weeks. Tickets can be purchased at 800-745-3000, at mohegansun.com, at ticketmaster.com, at all Ticketmaster outlets, and at the Mohegan Sun Arena box office (10 a.m.-8 p.m.) All ticket purchases are subject to additional convenience fees. Session tickets are priced as follows: First Round (Session 1) – March 6 (4 p.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m.) – $20.00. Afternoon quarterfinals (Session 2) – March 7 (Noon, 2 p.m.) – $25. Evening quarterfinals (Session 3) – March 7 (6 p.m., 8 p.m.) – $25. Semifinals (Session 4) – March 8 (5:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m.) – $30. Championship (Session 5) – March 9 (7 p.m.) – $30. There also is round-trip bus service from Manchester or New Haven ($30, call 800-388-9218 or email email@example.com.) ... Mitch Kallick has been named the 10th coach in the 39-year history of the University of Hartford volleyball program. ... Trinity College has hired Geoff Rhatican as an assistant football coach. ... Five members of the Yale University men's lacrosse program were selected to the 2015 All-New England Preseason teams by the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA). Attackman Conrad Oberbeck of Greenwich and defenseman Michael Quinn were named to the first team. Bulldogs tabbed for the second team were Colin Flaherty, Harry Kucharczyk. and short stick defenseman Mark Glicini. Yale opens its season on Feb. 14 vs. UMass-Lowell.
Bike Player Of Year
Junior Jenna Bike of St. Joseph High School is the Gatorade Connecticut Girls Soccer Player of the Year. She had 19 goals and 15 assists last season. Bike missed the final three games of the regular season while attending a training camp with the U.S. Soccer Under-18 National Team. Ranked as the No. 14 recruit in the Class of 2016 by TopDrawerSoccer.com, she concluded her junior year with 54 goals and 31 assists in her career. ... Tolland High School senior Jenny Jacobs has signed her letter of intent to play soccer at Fairfield University.
Black Wolves Move Game
The New England Black Wolves game with the Minnesota Swarm, scheduled for 7 p.m. on March 28 at Mohegan Sun Arena, has been moved to March 29 at 1 p.m. The Black Wolves are 2-2 in their first season of National Lacrosse League play.
SABR meeting Saturday in Middletown: The CT Chapter of SABR will hold a media panel with Hall of Fame voters, print, digital and TV reporters, a $1 book sale and a raffle for the Bo Kolinsky Scholarship Saturday from 1:30-5 p.m. at Middlesex Community College. No charge; details at smokyjoewood.com.