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  • Thursday's college and local multi-sport roundup: Two former Longwood players from Peninsula sign with MLB organizations; Pilots lose to Salamanders

     BASEBALL: A pair of Peninsula players who starred for Longwood have signed professional contracts, becoming the 12th and 13th Lancers to join Major League Baseball organizations. Aaron Myers, an undrafted free-agent pitcher who excelled for Denbigh...
  • Russell Turner receives 5-year contract at UCI

    Russell Turner receives 5-year contract at UCI
    UC Irvine men's basketball coach Russell Turner, who led the Anteaters to the NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament for the first time in school history, has received a new five-year contract that will extend through the 2019-20 season. Finalization...
  • Hard times toughened Virginia players for their run to title

    Winning, and winning big, has been the standard for the Virginia baseball program since coach Brian O'Connor took over in 2004, and no excuses were allowed when the most trying circumstances cropped up. The Cavaliers entered the season without six...
  • Pistons take Arizona SF Stanley Johnson 8th in NBA draft

    Detroit Pistons Stan Van Gundy president promised to take the best player available with the eighth pick of the first round Thursday night. And former Arizona standout Stanley Johnson is the player the Pistons deemed the best player available. The...
  • New Trier's Andrew Huber aspires to play college golf

    New Trier's Andrew Huber aspires to play college golf
    Last summer was the first step for Andrew Huber. He played the best golf of his career to that point, and he said it got him thinking about playing the sport in college. This summer, as Huber prepares for his senior season at New Trier, he once...
  • Milwaukee Bucks' Billy McKinney takes a look at former CLC player

    Milwaukee Bucks' Billy McKinney takes a look at former CLC player
    Spraying to all fields … Though it was the longest of long shots, just the fact that a former College of Lake County basketball player's name was in the NBA draft conversation should be considered a positive for the program. After graduating...
  • College Update: Velasquez caps successful Bryant career

    The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level. Madeline Velasquez (La Crescenta native) Bryant softball senior: A former standout for Village Christian under current Burbank Coach Mike Delaney, Velasquez concluded a tenure at Bryan...
  • UNC AD: On-field success 'overshadowed' by academic case

    North Carolina earned another high finish among Division I college sports programs after a season of strong tournament showings. The Tar Heels also dealt with another year of off-field issues, including an NCAA investigation into academics. In an...
  • Virginia wins first College World Series title

    Virginia wins first College World Series title
    After battling a spate of injuries and struggling to even reach its conference tournament, Virginia finished a magnificent postseason run to win its first baseball national championship. Pavin Smith homered and drove in three runs and Brandon Waddell...
  • Injury puts SIU pitcher Aaron Hauge's pro baseball dream on hold

    Injury puts SIU pitcher Aaron Hauge's pro baseball dream on hold
    Aaron Hauge was cruising along through seven innings against Indiana State on April 10. His fastball, slider and changeup were proving too potent a mix for the Sycamores to solve, and as the senior left-hander at Southern Illinois entered the eighth...
  • Winter Champions

    Winter Champions
    BOYS BASKETBALL Class LL: Fairfield Prep 51, Westhill-Stamford 50 Class L: Bunnell-Stratford 72, Naugatuck 61 Class M: Weaver-Hartford 73, Notre Dame-Fairfield 59 Class S: Sacred Heart-Waterbury 71, Valley Regional-Deep River 46 GIRLS BASKETBALL...