Shabazz Napier

Former University Of Hartford Runner Chaz Davis Competing At Paralympics

Former University of Hartford distance runner Chaz Davis will represent the United States on the Paralympic track and field team. He is one of 66 track and field athletes who will compete in the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro from Sept. 7-18. Davis is from Grafton, Mass.... Former Hartford baseball pitcher Alex Gouin, who played for the Rockland Boulders of the independent Can-Am League, is now in the Arizona organization. He had his contract purchased by the Diamondbacks and will play for the Class A Hillsboro Hops in Hillsboro, Ore. Gouin graduated in 2014. ... Former UConn standout Melissa Gonzalez has been named to the U.S. field hockey team for the Rio Olympics....