| Oct 30, 2014
| 8:45 AM
The Hartford women's soccer team finished atop the America East standings and feels good about an upcoming opportunity to return to the NCAA Tournament.
It has become habit for the Hawks to establish momentum heading into the postseason. Hartford has...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 3:40 PM
The American Athletic Conference's second round of basketball media days ends with the women's show at the New York Athletic Club in Manhattan Thursday.
But don't expect any major surprises from the conference that sent only two teams — UConn and...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:44 PM
For the first time since 2006, the University of Hartford is the America East women's soccer regular-season champion and the No. 1 seed in the America East Women's Soccer Championship, which begins with the quarterfinals on Thursday....
| Oct 25, 2014
| 4:19 PM
HARTFORD — The setting is elegant and theater-like, a large white room with a balcony running around the perimeter and a stage at one end. The floor is carpeted in red.
For years, it's been a meeting room at Aetna Inc.'s building on Farmington...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:00 PM
From the time Kyla Irwin was in elementary school, she seemed to know what she wanted from life.
"Kyla remembers telling her fourth grade teachers playing for UConn was her goal," said her mother, Bethany Irwin, who is also her high school coach at...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 4:33 PM
UConn landed its second recruit for 2016 on Tuesday, 6-foot-1 forward Kyla Irwin of State College, Pa. And she is a player with a state connection that goes back to the start of Geno Auriemma's coaching career at UConn in 1985.
Irwin, from State College...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:41 AM
I have been told by someone who most certainly should know that one of the best rivalries in the last 10 years of UConn women’s basketball, Louisville, will be started up again during the 2016-17 season.
The Cardinals and Huskies have played 16...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 7:39 AM
Coming in a few weeks is the Hartford Courant's annual college basketball preview section. It will be jammed with a lot of things you'll likely want to absorb before the UConn women begin the season Nov. 14 at UC Davis.
One of the stories I am preparing...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 9:10 PM
Udi Cohen scored on a penalty kick and Jeff Tryon added an insurance goal as the Hartford men's soccer team defeated New Hampshire 2-0 on Saturday in West Hartford. David MacKinnon had one save in his fourth shutout of the season for the Hawks (7-5-2, 2-2...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Annie Belanger made 37 saves to help the UConn women to a 2-2 tie at Syracuse Sunday in Syracuse, N.Y. The draw moves the Huskies to 2-3-2 on the season, while the Orange go to 1-1-4 after tying their fourth consecutive Hockey East...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:26 PM
STORRS — Invited to the dedication of the privately funded $40 million Werth Family Basketball Center on Friday were a number of former women's basketball players from the past nine UConn national championship teams.
Meghan Pattyson-Culmo, Rebecca...