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Ethan Collins and the Wamogo Warriors fell to Cromwell by a 58-40 final in the Division V title game at Mohegan Sun. Pic by John Wilson.

Garrett Sattazahn and the Wamogo Warriors are headed to Mohegan Sun to play for the D V State title after their 64-57 win over East Hampton.

Ben North and the Northwestern Highlanders season came to an end on Wednesday night in a 65-51 loss to Kolbe Cathedral.

Joel Villanueva had a team high 13 points in the Raiders win over St Paul. Torrington travels to take on #3 Prince Tech on Saturday night in Hartford.

Torrington senior Dontae Thomas played a key role in the Raiders 56-51 win over St Paul in their D III second round game on Friday night.

Holy Cross beat Torrington, 70-59 behind 19 points from senior DeAndre Wallace. The Raiders will be back in action in the NVL's on Saturday.

Abby Hurlbert, she of Thomaston Golden Bears fame, is ending her career with Southern CT on a high note.

Former Torrington standout Brie Pergola is having a terrific season for the University of New Haven Chargers.

Adrian Gonzalez goes in for the layup during the Raiders 90-83 win over visiting Wilby on Friday night. The Raiders are now 8-4.

Torrington senior Jordan Henneberry scored 27 points on Friday night as the Raiders hung on to beat Wilby by a 90-83 final.

Sacred Heart senior Isiah Gaiter scored 29 points in his teams 101-58 win over Torrington on Friday night in Waterbury.

Gilbert boys basketball standout, Joseph Brugmann is playing well for Mark Douglass and the Yellowjackets so far this season.

Two Torrington P-38's starndouts, Mike Fabisachi (L) and John Swanson (R) got together for the teams annual banquet in December.

Kevin Dixon (No 20 in white) and the Torrington boys basketball team enter a key stretch in the campaign over the next four games against suburban teams.

Wamogo junior Garrett Sattazahn is having an astounding season for the Warriors and will be featured in the next edition of the LCS Magazine, due out in late January.

Torrington senior Dante Thomas (25 points) led the Raiders to an impressive 82-74 win over Crosby on opening night at THS.

The Torrington boys kick off their 2017/2018 campaign on Tuesday night when they host Crosby at 7 p.m.

Torrington freshman Kate Mooney may be one of many first year varisty players to see steady time on the court for the Raiders. THS fell, 50-19 to Seymour.

Torrington Varsity Alumni Day. Girls volleyball.

Torrington Varisty Alumni Club Day. Girls basketball.

Torrington Varsity Alumni Club Day. Boys basketball.

"The Helmet", stays in Watertown another year after the Indians beat Torrington by a 68-27 final on Thanksgiving Day in Watertown.

The UConn football team fell to Boston College Saturday night at Fenway Park.

Rebecca Lobo was honored on Friday night in Storrs for her recent induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame. Lobo accepts her HOF ring from Geno Auriemma.

Tony Turina and John Strawson. Back on the hardwood together at The Forman School.

The Torrington volleyball team fell in the Class M quarterfinals to East Haven in four games but it doesn't take away from another great season under coach Christine Gamari.

It's on the the Class S Quarterfinals for the Litchfield girls after they beat rival Housatonic by a 2-1 final in Falls Village.

Bayleigh DiMauro and the Torrington volleyball team made fast work of Jonathan Law (25-17, 25-13, 25-13) in their Class M Second Round game. Quarters at THS on Friday vs East Haven.

Carson Mello scored a pair of goals as Litchfield beat Windsor Locks by a 5-1 final on Wednesday in Class S State Tournament action. Next up, top ranked Old Saybrook.

Litchfield sophomore Allie Davenport scored a pair of goals in her teams 5-0 win over Public Safety. It's on to Housatonic on Thursday in a Class S second round game.

Torrington senior, Naseem Thompson (11) and the Raiders staged a remarkable comeback before falling 5-4 in overtime to Bunnell in a Class L qualifying game on Saturday.

Torrington senior Tatum Marino and the Raiders earned a first round bye in the upcoming Class M State Tournament, which begins next week.

Former Shelton High and UConn legend Dan Orlovsky was honored prior to UConn's game on Saturday.

Torrington senior Lauren Gaghan and the Raiders volleyball team sit with a 16-1 mark with three to go, tops Class M.

The Torrington High School Marching Band in action on Friday night at halftime of the THS/Holy Cross football game.

Ora Curry and the Torrington football team fell 40-36 to Holy Cross on Friday night. The ups and downs of a wild game.

Former Torrington boys basketball coach, Tony Turina, was honored by the Thomaston Rotary Club on October 19 at Black Rock Tavern in Thomaston. A well deserved honor.

Junior Brett Stater and the Torrington boys soccer team take on Wolcott on Thursday night at home at 6 p.m. The Raiders hold a 5-4-1 record in 2017.

Wolcott Tech boys soccer goalie Angel Lopez makes a save during the Wildcats 4-0 win over visiting Kaynor Tech on Tuesday.

Another great Unified Sports event was held at Torrington High School on Thursday, October 5. The NVL soccer tournament took place.

UConn was crushed by Memphis on Friday night.

Thanks to Charley Harbach and Willy Yahn for joining Tim Gaffney and Rick Wilson on a live Cable 5 Show on Thursday. Re-broadcast this Thursday, September 28 from 7-8 p.m.

The Torrington volleyball team is off to another hot start this year. They disposed of rival Seymour in three games on Friday night to improve to 7-0.

The Torrington football team fell to Naugatuck by a 30-26 final on Friday night at home. A trip to Ansonia is on deck.

Michael Tarbutt misses a 33-yard field goal on the final play of the game as UConn lost to ECU.

"GN" senior Billy Komons accounted for over 200 totals yards on offense, leading his team to a 28-16 win over Rockville.

The Torrington defense scored twice and set up another with a fumble recovery in the Raiders 50-14 win over Wilby on Friday night at THS.

The Torrington boys soccer team presented the Derby boys with a signed ball, congratulating them on winning the CIAC Sportsmanship Award for their gift to the Friscia Family.

Torrington senior Bayleigh DiMauro led the Raiders to a 3-1 win over Wolcott on Tuesday night at THS.

Torrington junior Brett Stater and the Raiders beat rival Holy Cross by a 3-1 final in their season opener on Friday night at home.

The Wolcott Tech boys soccer team 2017 season gets underway on Friday at O'Brien Tech. Their home opener is Friday, 9/15 versus Wilcox Tech.

Torrington boys soccer gets underway on Friday, September 8 when they host Holy Cross at 6 p.m. Head coach Mike Fritch works out with his team during drills.

Walter Lewis and Chris DeBerry. Two former Raider athletes giving back to the youth of Torrington with their football camp. Story in the September LCS Magazine.

Gilbert/Northwestern quarterback Brad Lissy took on Torrington in a scrimmage on Friday night at the Robert H Frost Complex. "GN" is coming off an 8-2 season in 2016.

Torrington junior. Ora Curry, get's the starting nod for the Raiders behind center this season. The team opens the season on the road at Seymour on Friday, September 8.

UConn junior David Pindell is battling with senior Bryant Shirreffs for the starting quarterback spot in 2017. Both had their moments on Monday in Storrs.

UConn senior Arkeel Newsome and his Huskies teammates look to get off to a fast start on August 31 when they host Holy Cross at The Rent.

Another great night with the Torrington Varisty Alumni Club as seven stellar student/athletes were honored by the 80-year old club.

An outstanding view of the Hartford skyline from inside Dunkin Donuts Park in Hartford. It was worth the wait.

Frankie Graziano, John Holt and Tim Gaffney met up at Scooper Sunday at Dunkin Donuts Park in Hartford on Sunday. An amazing day indeed.

Great action today at Fuessenich Park as the Mickey Mantle World Series played first round games throughout the day. More action Thursday and Friday.

Hard to believe but its just 45 days until Randy Edsall and the UConn football team take on Holy Cross on Thursday, August 31 in East Hartford.

Look for a story on the Northwest PAL Baseball Academy in the July addition of the LCS magazine, out soon!

New Britain Bees leftfielder Conor Bierfeldt is having himself a terrific season. The Torrington native is batting .273 with 13 home runs and 40 RBI's.

Went to see Torrington native Conor Bierfeldt on Sunday. He hit a walk off single in the bottom of the ninth inning. Mission accomplished. Bees win, 5-4.

It's out! The June addition of the LCS Magazine is now available at select locations around Torrington and Thomaston. To subscribe, call 860-480-5776.

The Royals sisters (Sarah, Jenn and Michelle) took part in the YMCA sponsored "WYLD Obstacle Run" on Saturday at Camp Moe. Purple ruled the day!

These three amigos each took home awards for their efforts on Saturday in the WYLD Obstacle Run at Camp Moe. Eric Gamari, Brian Mattiello and Mike Dallas

The YMCA "WYLD Obstacle Run" returned to Torrington at Camp Moe on Saturday and was a rousing success.

Honoring our friend Joe Friscia was the highlight of the 2016/2017 LCS banquet, held on Thursday night at Chatterley's in Torrington. A brave man, on a mission.

The Torrington softball team saw their dream of a Class L Championship fall a game short after dropping a 4-2 decision to Joel Barlow.

Ali Dubois pitched her team into the Class L State Championship with a 13 strike out, five hit effort in her teams 5-1 win over Pomperaug on Thursday.

The Torrington softball team has earned a spot in the Class L State Championship game after beating Pomperaug by a 5-1 final.

Carissa Carbone (L) and Lauren Jamieson (R) and the Torrington softball team are scheduled to face Pomperaug on Thursday in West Haven. First pitch is set for 7 p.m. Finals trip on the line.

Northwestern's Molly Hale is all smiles and mobbed by teammates after her walk off hit that sent the Highlanders to the Class M semifinals

Torrington catcher Cam Cerruto is one of many talented Raiders named to the 2017 Spring LCS All-Star team. The banquet is scheduled for Thursday, June 8 at Chatterley's in Torrington.

Torrington sophomore Tyrrek Davis is one of twelve Winter Sports athletes at THS to be named to the All-LCS Team. The Third Annual Banquet will be held on Thursday, June 8.

The Torrington Varsity Alumni Club 5K kicks off on Saturday, June 3. Are you ready to run?

The crew from Rod Dixon's Kidsmarathon will once again be marching in the Torrington Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 29. Hope to see you out there!

Torrington senior Jack Reynolds and the Raiders beat Litchfield by a 6-1 final to finish the 2017 campaign with a 6-14 mark.

Torrington sophomore Michael Paniati celebrates after blasting a fourth inning home run in the Raiders 6-1 win over Litchfield on Wednesday.

Torrington pitcher, Ali DuBois, connects on a long, two-run home run in the fourth inning of her teams 5-1 win over Watertown on Thursday afternoon.

Raider Ben Richardson pitched a two-hit shut out on Tuesday as his Raiders beat WCA by a 3-0 final.

The Torrington Varsity Alumni Club held their Third Annual Invitational on Saturday at Torrington High School. Pictured: Raider Dylan Myrie.

Ali Dubois strokes a long double to left center in the third inning of the Raiders 6-0 win over Wolcott. DuBois had a two-run HR in the first and K'd 14 in the win.

Alexis Tyrrell launches a long triple in the first inning of the Raiders 6-0 win over Wolcott as Torrington improves to 14-3 on the year.

Jake Reynolds threw a complete game shutout against rival Watertown in the Raiders 2-0 win over the Indians on Wednesday at Fuessenich Park.

Raider boys tennis coach Mark Moulton is surrounded by two of his standouts. Scott (L) and Kevin Dixon (R) have led Torrington to a 13-1 mark in 2017.

The 10th Annual Rod Dixon's Kidsmarathon will be held on Sunday, June 4, starting at 9 a.m. at the Torrington High School track. Looks like nearly 600 kids will look to run the Final Mile.

The Third Annual Torrington Varsity Alumni Club Invitational is being held on Saturday, May 13, starting at 10:30 a.m.

Now in his 40th year as head coach of Ansonia baseball, Mike Vacca earned his 500th win on Monday when the Chargers beat Torrington, 10-3.

Ansonia ace, Bryson Cafaro helped his coach, Mike Vacca, earn his 500th career win by going the distance in a 10-3 win over Torrington.

Torington second basemen Austin Todd gets set to put the tag on Xavier Frias from Kennedy on a steal attempt stopped by THS catcher Cam Cerruto.

Torrington freshman Kyle Banche shut down Kennedy for five innings as his Raiders rallied for a 9-5 win on Monday.

Lauren Jamieson doubled, scored a run and drove one in with a sac fly in the Raiders 4-1 win over East Haven on Saturday morning.

Torrington senior Alexis Tyrrell gets ready to be mobbed by her teammates after hitting the first home run at the newly renovated THS softball field on Monday in a 5-1 loss to Seymour.

Torrington catcher Alyssa Dowd gets Shari Minagla of Seymour at the plate during the Raiders 5-1 loss to the Wildcats on Monday.

Wamogo standout Savannah Wheeler and the Warriors enter play today with a 4-1 mark as they prepare to host Shepaug today at 3:45.

Alexis Tyrrell and the Torrington softball team will attempt to play five games in six days next week, starting with unbeaten Seymour (8-0) on Monday at home.

Torrington senior Ali DuBois struck out 19 in a nine inning, 2-1 win over Rockville on Thursday as the Raiders end their trip to Florida having won all five games they played.

Ben Vanotti of THS steals second base during Wednesday afternoon action at Fuessenich Park. The Raiders dropped a 10-4 decision to Oxford.

Torrington senior Carissa Carbone makes a play at third during action on Thursday at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Florida.

Torrington senior Nina Julian slides into third during action in Orlando on Wednesday afternoon against Coventry. Julian beat the tag and the Raiders won the exhibition, 6-4.

Torrington sophomore Alyssa Dowd is developing into one of the vocal leaders on the Raiders from behind the plate. Here she gets ready to call pitches during action against Coventry.

The adventure has begun for the Torrington girls softball team in Orlando. On Tuesday morning, the Raiders take on rival Naugatuck at 10 a.m.

It's almost time for the Torrington softball team to board a plane and head south to play in Orlando, Florida at the Wide World of Sports Complex.

The streak ends at 111 wins as the UConn women fall to Mississippi State by a 66-64 final in OT.

UConn sophomore Katie Lou Samuelson works out on Thursday in Dallas as the Huskies prepare to play Mississippi State on Friday night in Dallas. Photo by Ian Bethune

UConn head coach Geno Auriemma won his ninth AP Coach of the Year award for guiding the Huskies to a perfect regular season and AAC Championship. Photo by Ian Bethune.

One of two All-Americans named on Monday by AP, Napheesa Collier was named the Most Outstanding Player in the Regional Finals in Bridgeport on Monday.

Make that 10 straight Final Four trips for the UConn women after they beat up on Oregon by a 90-52 final.

Brie Pergola and Sara Bardwell pose with head basketball coach Mike Fritch on Friday night at the team banquet, Both were named to the All-LCS Team.

Torrington baseball standout Dom Sabia works on his bunting during practice this week. Rich Elliott takes a look at the Raiders outlook for 2017.

She may be listed as a forward but UConn junior Gabby Williams plays as tall as any center in the country. Williams scored 23 on Monday night.

Kia Nurse was in a zone on Monday night, scoring 29 points (9 of 12, 3's) in the Huskies 94-64 win over Syracuse in Storrs. UConn is on to the Sweet 16.

The mission for their 12th National Championship continues tonight for the UConn woman as they take on Syracuse at 6:35. Rich Elliott and Tim Gaffney are on hand.

His team's season may have ended one win short, but Thomaston head coach Bob McMahon and his Bears had an outstanding season once again in '16/'17.

In just 24 days, the Torrington softball team will be heading off to Orlando, Florida to play at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Hoping it will be a bit warmer there.

Former UConn standout and Connecticut Sun Forward Morgan Tuck spoke at Thursday's CIAC girls basketball press conference.

The Thomaston girls basketball team is making its 5th straight Run to the Sun.

Amida Brimah's career and the UConn men's season is over after losing in the AAC Tournament Saturday.

Rodney Purvis and the Huskies are one win away from reaching the AAC Tournament finals.

The Thomaston girls are heading back to Mohegan Sun for the fifth straight year after crushing Sacred Heart in the semifinals.

The UConn men survived USF in the first round of the AAC Tournament.

Kyle Alvarez scored 25 points Monday night in the Spartans' Class M loss to Ansonia

Katie Lou Samuelson powered UConn to another AAC tourney championship with 40 points Monday night.

The UConn men suffered a tough loss to Cincinnati on Senior Day Sunday afternoon

Bears junior Jonathan Wilson waits to come into Tuesday nights game against Mills. Watching also are head coach AJ Bunel with brother Jim looking on.

Torrington senior Brie Pergola scored 31 points in the Raiders 61-34 win over Naugatuck in their Class L opener.

Torrington forward, Andrian Gonzalez, goes up to block a dunk attempt by Kennedy guard Ty Sands on Saturday in the Raiders' 104-68 loss to the Eagles.

Amida Brimah and the Huskies fell at home to SMU Saturday afternoon

UConn sophomore Naphessa Collier led the Huskies with 31 points in their 90-45 win over Temple in Hartford on Wednesday night.

The All-NVL Team for 2016/2017.

The All Iron Division Team for 2016/2017 in the Naugatuck Valley League.

Torrington senior guard Alexis Tyrrell (guarding Holy Cross guard Idalis Miranda) was named to the All-Iron Division Team on Monday night.

Torrington senior, Brie Pergola was named the Top Senior in the Naugatuck Valley League on Monday night. The honor completes her comeback year.

Torrington star, Brie Pergola and the Raiders will be playing for a spot in the NVL Finals tonight when they take on Holy Cross at Kennedy at 7 p.m.

Two THS Indoor Track stars have a big Monday ahead in the State Open. Pictured: (L-R) assistant coach Mike Schieb, Alexis Fox, head coach Mike Tyler, and Dylan Myrie

Christian Vital and the Huskies picked up a huge win against Memphis.

Tyreek Davis poured in 28 points in the Torrington 72-61 win over Seymour on Thursday night in Torrington.

Oliver Wolcott Tech boys basketball coach Rene' Williams is retiring after devoting 39 years of his life to coaching. He was honored with his family on Wednesday night at the school.

The UConn student section summed it up. 100 and counting for the UConn women after they knocked off South Carolina by a 66-55 final.

UConn junior Gabby Williams helped the Huskies win their 100th straight game on Monday with 26 points in a 66-55 win over South Carolina.

UConn sophomore Naphessa Collier picked up a double-double on Saturday afternoon with 10 points and 13 rebounds as UConn won their 99th game in a row.

It wasn't pretty or easy but Jordan Henneberry and the Torrington boys came back to beat a determined Woodland team with a strong second half effort in a 63-58 win on Saturday night.

Torrington senior Stephon Dailey led his team with 17 points as the Raiders overcame a sluggish start to beat Woodland by a 63-58 final.

After missing practice the last two days due to illness, UConn sophomore Katie Lou Samuelson scored 22 points in just 25 minutes of a 83-41 win over SMU.

Nothing but smiles and hustle on display Monday night during a Unified Sports event at Torrington High School. Naugatuck and Torrington did battle on the hardwood.

Torrington sophomore Tyreek Davis scored 30 points on Monday night in the Raiders 72-66 win over rival Naugatuck. In a gut check game, the Raiders passed the test.

Think what sports writers do doesn't leave a lasting impact on those they come in contact with? Read what people are saying about Peter Wallace, formally of the Register Citizen.

Our annual Super Bowl picks are in. Who came out on top? Take a look. 70 entries.

Torrington junior Richy Rodriguez soars high near the rim on Friday night during the Raiders 83-40 win over visiting Derby to improve to 8-6 on the year.

THS swim team captains Gerald Barth, left, and Curtis Ledda.John Torsiello has the story of the Raiders season to date. Big home meet tonight at the Torrington Y.

Torrington senior Alexis Tyrrell scored 13 points in the third quarter of the Raiders 64-55 win over Wolcott on Wednesday night at THS.

Kentan Facey had 20 points in UConn's win over Tulane Saturday.

Torrington standout Brie Pergola is closing in on 1000 points after scoring 16 in a 61-29 win over Wilby.

Great news out of Torrington as head coach Mike Fritch Sr. has been nominated for National Coach of the Year. His Raiders beat Wilby by a 61-29 final on Friday.

New London head coach Holly Misto brought her top ranked Whalers team to Torrington and came away with a 45-23 win over scrappy Raider team to improve to 14-0.

Despite not scoring in the first quarter and sitting out the fourth, Katie Lou Samuelson scored 32 points in a 100-56 UConn win over Tulane.

Nick DallaValle (3) and Jordan Henneberry (in air) and a relentless Torrington defense helped the Raiders rout Watertown by a 93-48 final on Wednesday night to improve to 5-4.

Torrington football held their end of the year banquet on Sunday night at the Elks Club. The six seniors are pictured with their coaches before the event. Tim Gaffney has the story.

Sidnee Kovall and the Torrington girls improved to 7-1 with a 56-47 win over Woodland. Kovall pitched in with 16 points in the win.

UConn played its best game of the season Wednesday against Temple, winning by 14.

Gabby Williams and the UConn Huskies won their 90th straight game on Tuesday night when they destroyed USF by a 102-37 final.

Torrington sophomore Tyreek Davis goes up to try and block a shot by Will Richter of Oxford. Davis scored 17 points as the Raiders came away with the 74-64 win.

Torrington senior Brie Pergola makes her way upcourt on Monday against Kennedy. Pergola came up big with 29 points, 6 rebounds and 4 blocked shots in the 52-40 win.

The Torrington girls softball team held a Pancake Breakfast at Applebees in Torrington to raise funds for their upcoming trip to Orlando, Florida in April.

Raider point guard, Rich Rodriguez brings the ball up on Tuesday night in the Raiders 71-59 win over Wolcott.

Torrington junior Jordan Henneberry led Torington with 18 points in their 71-59 win over Wolcott on Tuesday night.

Casey Carangelo and the Thomaston (3-2, 2-0 BL) girls have an early season big game against rival Lewis Mills (5-1, 4-0 BL) in Burlington on Tuesday night.

Junior Hunter Murphy and the Torrington (0-3) basketball team get back into action on Tuesday when they host Wolcott (0-4) at 7 p.m. in the Connie Donahue Gymnasium.

Randy Edsall was introduced on Friday morning at Rentschler Field as he comes back for a second stint with the UConn Huskies football team. Pictured with AD David Benedict

Christian Vital and the undermanned Huskies were no match for Houston on Wednesday in a 62-46 loss. Vital led UConn with 15 points.

After posting an 11-26 record over three years, UConn head football coach Bob Diaco will no longer be the head coach as of Janaury 2, 2017. His buy-out is 3.4 million.

Former Sacred Heart star, Mustapha Heron and the Auburn Tigers beat UConn in overtime by a 70-67 final. Heron scored 15 points in 36 minutes.

UConn senior Kenton Facey scored 15 points, including two on this monster dunk but it wasn't enough in the Huskies 70-67 overtime loss to Auburn on Friday in Hartford.

Torrington's Jordan Henneberry and his Raiders may have dropped a 68-58 decision to Waterburty Career on Thursday night but there are many positives to take away.

After six years in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League, the Torrington Titans will not be part of the 2017 summer season. Tim Gaffney tells why.

Naphessa Collier and the UConn Huskies won their 85th straight on Monday night with an 82-63 win over Ohio State. Collier led all scorers with 27 points.

Can UConn make it 85 in a row? Ohio State and their fast paced offense looking to stop the run.

Jalen Adams posted a double-double with 13 points and 10 assists in the Huskies 80-59 win over North Florida in a game that UConn outscored their opponent inside by a 40-10 margin.

UConn senior Kentan Facey led a renewed Huskies inside game with a career high 20 points in a 80-59 win over North Florida on Sunday in Storrs.

Torrington senior Brie Pergola led the Raiders with 13 points in their 60-56 loss to Holy Cross on Friday night in their home opener.

The Torrington girls volleyball team was presented with the Sportsmanship Award on Friday night for their efforts during the 2016 season in which they reached the Class M Finals.

UConn freshman Christian Vital and the Huskies will be back in action on Sunday when they host North Florida at Gampel at 1 p.m.

After a week off for exams, Kia Nurse and the UConn Huskies will be back in action on Monday, December 19 when they host Ohio State at the XL Center.

That's Torrington assistant coach Joe Lefkowski demonstrating how to box out with authority on Wednesday during the Raiders practice. It's THS/Holy Cross on Friday in T-Town.

Raider sophomore Alyssa Maraia shares a laugh with head coach Mike Fritch after scoring 22 points in the teams 51-47 win over Seymour on Tuesday night.

UConn sophomore Naphessa Collier has been one of the forces behind the Huskies 9-0 start that many thought would have had a loss in that number by now. .

It all starts for real on Tuesday for the Torrington girls basketball team and standout, Bri Pergola as the Raiders travel to face Seymour.

Winsted native Jim Bunel is sharing his knowledge and love of the game of golf with the next generation. Story by John Torsiello.

The Torrington Warriors Cheer Squad will compete at Nationals in Florida this weekend. John Torsiello has the story.

UConn escaped MSG with a two-point win over Syracuse Monday night.

UConn sophomore Napheesa Collier led the Huskies with 24 points and five steals in a 72-54 win over No 14 Texas on Sunday at Mohegan Sun.

Kia Nurse scored a career high 33 points in the Huskies 91-46 win over DePaul on Thursday night at Gampel Pavilion. The Huskies improve to 6-0.

UConn guard Christian Vital led a sluggish UConn offensive effort with 13 points in a 51-49 win over Boston University on Wednesday night in Hartford.

A miserable 3-9 season came to an end for the UConn Huskies on Saturday in a 38-13 loss to Tulane.

Congrats to Raider volleyball star, Carissa Carbone for her All-State Selection. Pictured with her head coach, Christine Carbone. Well deserved.

The Torrington girls basketball program was well represented on Friday during the Varsity Alumni Day.

The Torrington Varsity Alumni Club held their second annual Alumni Day on Friday with five different teams. Pictured: Men's basketball.

The Torrington softball team is raising funds at Chipotle in Canton. The Raiders will be heading to Orlando, Florida in April of 2017 to play at ESPN's Wide World of Sports.

Best to be thankful for the little things. Here's Parker Therriault running around THS on Wednesday night. Things we are thankful for.

"The Helmet" is heading back down Route 8 for the first time since 2011 after the Indians beat a turnover prone Torrington team by a 42-20 final.

Brandon Reiff (16) and the Raiders (4-5) play on Wednesday night at 6 p.m. in their annual battle for The Helmet against rival Watertown (3-6).

Katie Lou Samuelson scored a career high 29 points as the Huskies improve to 4-0 after a 98-65 drilling of Dayton on Tuesday night.

UConn freshman Crystal Dangerfield is making herself know quickly early in the 2016/2017 campaign. Dangerfield ran the Huskies offense to perfection in a 98-65 win over Dayton.

The Torrington and Watertown football teams are holding a event named "Coin Wars" to raise money to support the Childrens Heart Foundation who help kids like Parker.

While the last match of the season did not go their way, the Torrington Raider faithful turned out in large numbers to support the team on Saturday.

Carissa Carbone and the Torrington volleyball team took their fans on a great ride in 2016 even though it ended with a Class M finals loss to rival Seymour.

The coaches behind head coach Christine Gamari and Torrington volleyball. Klye Phalen, Maryanne Musselman and Pat Strawson.

The Torrington softball team is rasing money to help them head to Florida in April to play at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

Great job by the Torrington volleyball team during the live LCS Cable 5 Show on Thursday night. The Raiders play for the Class M title on Saturday morning vs Seymour.

Torrington girls volleyball head coach Christine Gamari has her team just a win away from a State Championship. The Raiders take on rival Seymour in the Class M finals on Saturday.

Torrington junior Nina Lestrud and the Torrington girls volleyball team are off to the Class M finals after a 3-0 sweep on Northwestern at Canton High School.

Dom Sabia and his THS head coach, Pat Richardson pose after Sabia singed his National Letter of Intent to play baseball at Quinnipiac University next fall.

Rodney Purvis and the UConn men's basketball team fell to 0-2 for the first time since 1968 after dropping a 64-61 decision to Northeastern on Monday night. Tim Gaffney reports.

Torrington softball star, Ali Dubois, signs her letter of intent to attend and play softball at Boston University in the fall of 2017. Tim Gaffney has her story on Tuesday.

The Torrington girls volleyball team is two wins away from a Class M State Championship. Their not quite end of the year banquet.

UConn suffered a shocking loss to Wagner on opening night.

Jayleen Colon and the Torrington volleyball team are off to the quarterfinals in Class M after a 3-0 win over Weston at Torrington High School on Wednesday.

Lewis Mills junior Chloe Waldron has had two strong games to start the state tournament, including a pair of goals Wednesday.

Naseem Thompson and the Torrington boys soccer team beat Branford 2-1 in a State Tournament Class L opener. Thompson had a goal and an assist.

Corinne Morrow (8) score for Lewis Mills in its 4-0 victory over Griswold to open the Class M Tournament

Naphessa Collier and the UConn woman rolled in their final exhibition game on Sunday. The real thing starts on November 14 at Florida State.

Gilbert/Northwestern running back Billy Komons ran for 170 yards and two scores in his teams 33-0 blanking of Haddam-Killingworth on Saturday.

Your 2016 NVL Tournament Champions. The Torrington Raiders swept Seymour, 3-0 in the final on Thursday night in Woodland.

Eight months after the shot of a lifetime, Jalen Adams looks for more

THS girls swim coach Christine Harding is flanked by senior co-captions, Amanda Thiel, left, and Victoria Masucci. Picture by John Torsiello.

Terry Larrier scored 14 points in UConn's exhibition win over New Haven Sunday.

Torrington running back Dylan Myrie heads to the end zone at the end of a 75-yard touchdown run in the second quarter of the Raiders 20-18 win over Kennedy.

Torrington quarterback Brandon Reiff looks for room to run during his teams 20-18 win over Kennedy that secured on a blocked Eagles field goal by Tori Hammond.

Lauren Gaghan and the THS volleyball team wrap up a terrific regular season with Senior Night on Wednesday vs Watertown and at Granby Memorial on Thursday.

What can be done about the dwindling numbers of girls playing sports at THS? Tim Gaffney talked to head coach Mario Longobucco.

Christine Gamari Drives Raider Volleyball to Lofty Position. Pictured with two of the teams captains, Candyce Jewett (L) and Gabby Ballesteros (R). John Torsiello has the story.

Torrington football head coach Gaitan Rodriguez, here talking with Dylan Myrie last season, continues to help teach his young men how to be "R.E.A.L" Men. Tim Gaffney has the story.

Naseem Thompson and the Raiders boys soccer team fell to rival Naugatuck by a 1-0 final in one terrific soccer match.

Rod Dixon, seen here at the 2016 Kidsmarathon in Torrington, has been inducted into the New York Road Runners Hall of Fame and will inducted in November in NYC.

UConn kicker Bobby Puyol connects on a field goal during the Huskies 20-9 win over Cincy on Saturday at The Rent to improve to 3-3.

Noel Thomas had a monster game as UConn came back and beat Cincinnati on Saturday.

Three Torrington Youth Soccer girls teams will be raising awareness and money in October, supporting the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

"GN" head coach Scott Salius (in blue) gets ready to slide through his team after the Yellowjackets won their fourth straight game by beating Windsor Locks, 43-6.

Torrington quarterback Brandon Reiff rolls out during Friday action versus Ansonia. The Chargers came away with an impressive 50-0 win over the Raiders.

Jolie Fox and the Torrington volleyball team dropped a heartbreaker in five games to Granby Memorial on Monday night at home.

The Torrington volleyball seniors. (F): Courtney Cappabianca and Gabriella Ballesteros. (B) Ali Dubois, Jayleen Fox, Sara Baldwell, Jolie Fox and Carissa Carbone.

Honored to have walked in the Walk to Fight ALS in East Hartford today with a remarkable group of people from Team Cons. Three miles around The Rent. Felt great!

Torrington senior, Carissa Carbone, winds up for a blistering kill during her teams 3-0 win over St Paul on Tuesay night. The Raiders are now perfect at 5-0.

Torrington senior Jolie Fox goes up for a block during the Raiders 3-0 win over St Paul on Tuesday night at THS. A big match with Seymour comes Friday.

Bob Diaco's Huskies barely survived Saturday against Virginia

Torrington goalie Luke Wassik leaps to make a save on a breakaway by Oxford's Ali Kalici in second half action of the Raiders 1-0 win.

The man of the hour, Joe Friscia, surrounded by his wife Leslie (L) and one of the event organizers, Kat Zagrodnik (R). Well over 300 came out to Joe's Pasta Supper.

Mills junior Alyssa Wrabel gets off a shot that found the back of the net during first half action of the Spartans 3-0 win over Housatonic on Tuesday night.

The Friscia Family. (L-R) Leslie, Joe, Jimmy and Jenn. A great Torrington family fights on.

The Torrington football team will look to recover from a tough 49-7 opening night loss to Seymour when the travel to face Wilby on Thursday at Municipal Stadium at 6 p.m.

Mike Fritch Jr and the boys soccer team had an impressive opening day 4-0 win at Holy Cross on Friday. The Raiders are home Friday night against Oxford at 6 p.m.

There were alot of positives that came out of the Huskies 28-24 loss to Navy on Saturday afternoon but getting that close at the end made it a tough one to swallow.

Torrington girls volleyball head coach Christine Gamari and her Raiders kicked off their 2016 campaign with a quality 3-0 win over a tough Woodland squad on Friday night.

The Torrington boy's soccer team gets their regular season underway on Friday, September 9 as they travel to take on NVL rival Holy Cross.

The 2016 Torrington Girl's Volleyball team has high hopes as they return a seasoned squad in 2016. THS is coming off an 18-4 season in 2015.

It wasn't pretty, it wasn't smooth but the UConn football team pulled out a 24-21 opening night win over the Maine Black Bears on Thursday night in East Hartford.

Bryant Shirreffs and the UConn Huskies kick off action against Maine on Thurdsay night in East Hartford.

The Torrington football captains for 2016. (L-R) Justin Egliskis, Andrew Schimanski and Tori Hammond. The Raiders host Seymour on Friday, September 9.

Arkeel Newsome (L) and Ron Johnson (R) and the UConn Huskies open their 2016 campaign on Thursday, September 1 when they host Maine at 7 p.m.

Hey, look who's full time at Torrington High School as athletic trainer. None other than Sara Brewer, one of the best in the business. Congrats are in order!

One returning star for the Torrington girls volleyball team will be senior, Carissa carbone. The Raiders start play on Friday, 9/9 versus Woodland at THS.

We are about to enter our eighth year as a media company. It's been a great ride that just keeps getting better! We thank you for your support.

L-R) Casey Cochran, Rick Wilson and Patrick Tiscia. The former UConn quarterback was a guest on the LCS Cable 5 Show on Monday night in Litchfield, talking concussions.

Your 2016 Tri-State League Champions, the Watertown Blaze. The Blaze beat the Naugatuck Dogs by a 3-1 score in a series they won 2-1.

2016 Tri-State HOF Inductees.(L-R) TJ Campion, Tony Santoro, Dan Hamel, Donny Crossman, Chris Beach and Jim Isaacson.

Warriors quarterback Alex Gillotte breaks free for a long touchdown run in his teams win over Woddland on Tuesday night at the Torrington Middle School.

Torrington Warriors eighth grade head coach Rich Romanchick goes over plays at halftime of the teams game against Woodland. The Warriors were impressive, as was the crowd on hand.

Coming off a 9-1 regular season, the Torrington football team, one that lost a great deal to graduation, gets back to work on Friday, August 19.

Another fine group of THS student/athletes were honored this week by the Torrington Varsity Alumni Club.

Head coach Rich Boulli (back row, left) and the Torrington Little League 9-10 year old softball team. These are players to watch after a tremendous run this past spring.

Here's Thomaston standout Casey Carangelo blocking a shot Thursday night at the Torrington Armory against Torrington.

Connor Lewis pitched a four hit shutout as the Titans beat Worcester, 1-0 in game one of two. Torrington would take the nightcap, 5-4 in 8.

Torington Titans right fielder Griffin Garabedian drove in the game winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning as the Titans beat Bristol, 5-4 to stay alive in the playoff hunt.

Under the watchful eye of coach Rich Romanchick, a Torrington Warrior goes through one of the many conditioning drills on Monday night as they prepare for the 2016 season.

If it's August, that must mean it's time for Torrington Warriors conditioning drills. Day one took place on Monday night at the Torrington Middle School.

Watertown native Nick Mondak has been the story of the summer on the mound for the Torrington Titans with a 4-1 record and a 1.14 ERA.

Torrington Titan DH Mike DeMartino scores in the fifth inning of the Titans 7-1 win over the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs on Thursday night at Fuessenich Park.

Mark and Dennis Fowler with their Soccer Skills Camper on Tuesday at Terryville High School. Two great guys giving back to their community.

The Bonvicini Family. (Front L-R) Joe and Tracey. (Back, L-R) Fred, Ben and Matt. Ben (football) and Matt (baseball) with both play for UConn next season.

Rodney Purvis and the UConn Men's Basketball team will kick off their 2016/2017 campaign on Friday, November 11 vs Wagner in Storrs.

Won't be long until the Fourth Annual Tee It Up For T-Cons Golf Tournament at Fairview Farms Golf Course on August 20. Great day, better people.

You never know who you may meet at the Travelers Golf Championship. Last year, our scribe, Rick Wilson met with former wrestler Bob Backlund.

Tim Gaffney spent some time on Monday at Trumbull High School with their Kidsmarathon Director, Cathleen Kosak discussing how they run one terrific Final Mile!

LCS's own Tim Gaffney participated in the Tri-State/Titans Home Run Derby on Monday. No long balls but no injuries either. A good day.

Former Holy Cross and Torrington Titans star, Ryan Plourde, won the Home Run Derby betwen the Titans and Tri-State. Plourde is a member of the Naugatuck Dogs.

Titans DH Jose Negro went 3 for 4 with a run scored in the teams 2-0 win over North Shore on Thursday night at Fuessenich Park.

Watertown native Nick Mondak pitched a gem on Thursday night at Fuessenich Park as he threw seven innings of one-hit ball, striking out 11 in a 2-0 win for the Titans.

Jonathan Wilson and his Connie Mack Terryville team dropped a 7-5 decision to Torrington despites his 3 for 4 effort at the plate.

Incoming freshman guard, Crystal Dangerfield hopes to be ready for the start of the 2016/2017 campaign after undergoing hip surgery earlier this month.

Batouly Camara, a transfer from Kentucky, will sit out the 2016/2017 season due to NCAA rules but will still have three years of eligibility when she joins the Huskies.

Sophomore Katie Lou Samuelson talked to the CT media on Monday about her health and what it's like to be without the "Big Three." Rich Elliott reports.

UConn junior Gabby Williams will expected to be one of the leaders of the 2016/2017 women's basketball team.

Mike Schettino and the Torrington Titans fell by an 8-2 final to the Nashua Silver Knights on Friday night at Fuessenich Park to fall to 7-13 on the season.

Mike DeMartino gets congrats after hitting a two-run, opposite field home run in his teams 12-run fifth inning. Torrington topped Pittsfield, 16-4 in the first game of a twin bill.

The 2015/2016 All-Torington High School Spring winners. All in all, a tremendous group of some of the best and brightest at THS.

Your Winter All-Torrington High School Team, honored by Litchfield County Sports at their 2nd Annual Banquet on June 9.

The 2015/2016 All-Torrington High School Fall Team. The group was part of 40 athletes honored by LCS on June 9.

Former Watertown High School star Nick Mondak dazzled in his first start as a member of the Torrington Titans. Mondak struck out 10 over six innings and got the win.

A pack of seven runners stayed together on Sunday during the 40th running of the LHRR until just past Gallows Hill, something we don't see often. A great finish!

Nancy Nzisa won the women's race at the LHRR on Sundayin a time of 38:47. John Torsiello will have the story of the 40th running.

In one of the most contested races in recent memory, Tadese Yae Dabi beat Senbeto Gen Guteta by six seconds in the 40th Annual Litchfield Hills Road Race.

Torrington graduating senior Caitlyn Cornish signed her letter of intent to attend Post University Friday at the THS Library. Cornish will run track and play volleyball for the Eagles.

The All-LCS Spring team at our end of the year banquet held at Chatterley's in Torrington. Good food, good friends and great student/athletes made for a memorable evening.

The All-LCS Winter Team was honored on Thursday night before a packed room that heard from Tony Turina, Ali Bronson and Rod Dixon during the banquet.

The All-LCS Fall Team was celebrated at Chatterley's in Torrington on Thursday night with 140 players, coaches and family members on hand.

Sir Rodney Dixon brought his Kidsmarathon to Torington High School for the first time on Tuesday. Hundreds of kids finished their last mile in their effort to complete 26.2 miles

Always great to see Torrington Alum Frankie Graziano back at THS, taping a segment for CPTV Sports on Rod Dixon and his kidsmarathon.

Carissa Carbone and the Torrington softball team fell to Fitch, 3-0 in the Class L semi-finals on Tuesday night in Stratford.

Paul O'Heron, RJ Poniatoski and Dan O'Heron at the Fifth Annual Raider 5K run on Saturday. Another great event run by the VAC.

Torrington High School Alumni got together before the running of the 5th Annual Raider 5K which was another great event run by a terrific group of folks.

Former Lewis Mills track star, Anna Shields won the 5th Annual Raider 5K run on Saturday afternoon at the high school. Sheild was the top female finisher a year ago.

The Fifth Annual Raider 5 K kicks off on Saturday morning at 10 a.m. Starts on Robert H. Frost, ends in parking lot! Should be a great day to run! .

Torrington junior Alexis Tyrrell and the Raiders have a semi-final match up with top ranked Fitch on Tuesday night at 7 p.m. at DeLuca Field in West Haven.

Torrington junior Jason Vinisko pitched a complete game and drove in the game winner as the Raiders beat Platt Tech, 3-2 in a Class L first round game.

Kidsmarathon was represented in the Torrington Memorial Day parade by founder Rod Dixon along with Brent "Hawk" Hawkins and his wife Mary. LCS owner Tim Gaffney walked as well.

In a sure sign of summer, the Torrington Titans held their first practice of the year on Friday afternoon at Fuessenich Park. Opening Day is Wednesday, 6/1 vs Pittsfield.

Celebrating 40 years of giving. The 2016 Dick's Restaurant Scholarship winners and committee members.

Thomaston second basemen, Jonathan Wilson and his Golden Bears team stands at 12-6 with two games to go before the States.

Gutsy effort by Ali DuBois on Monday night in the NVL semi's. DuBois struck out 13 but the Raiders fell to Holy Cross, 4-3.

Torrington senior guard, Zak Mancini will be one of 44 athletes honored at the 2nd Annual All-LCS Torrington High School awards banquet on June 9.

Our good friend, Dennis Fowler, said goodbye to his best friend, his dad Phillip on Wednesday. Tim Gaffney will have the families remarkable story on Saturday.

Rod Dixon brings his kIDSMARATHON to Torrington on Tuesday, June 7 at 4 p.m. Don't miss it, it's a remarable event to witness in person.

Torrington ace Ali Dubois and the Raiders open play in the NVL Tournament on Saturday when they host Naugatuck at 1 p.m.

If you didn't get a chance to see our latest Cable 5 Show last Thursday, fear not. See it this Thursday night between 8-9 p.m.

Cierra McGowan and Ashley Dowd were honored on Tuesday during Senior Day ceremonies before Torrington got by Woodland by a 9-6 final. The Raiders hold a 15-4 record.

St Paul's Brian Considine and 159 other student/athletes took part in the Naugatuck Valley Leadership Conference on Tuesday at Camp Mataucha in Watertown.

Torrington thirdbasemen Carissa Carbone races home to score during her teams 10-2 win over Watertown on Monday at a windy THS.

Thomaston's Alex Nolan and Jack McMahon swept the top two spots in the 3200 durng the 2nd Annual VAC Track and Field Challenge on Saturday at Torrington High School.

Torrington senior, Connor Finn, is one of 14 Fall sports athletes who have been named to the All-LCS Torrington Team for 2015/2016. Finn led the Raider football team to a 9-1 mark.

A great Cable 5 Show last night, made possible by two terrific guests! (L-R) Ali Bronson (ESPN Radio), Tim Gaffney and Art Benedict (WAPJ Radio). Replays next Thursday 8-9 p.m.

Torrington junior, Ali Dubois pitched a one hit shutout with 13 strikeouts as the Raiders got by Wolcott by a 1-0 final on Wednesday at Torrington.

Litchfield junior pitcher Josh Guilmart led the Cowboys to their second win of the season in a 7-5 upset win over Thomaston on Tuesday afternoon. Guilmart drove in a pair to boot.

He's gone a long way since his days as a Torrington Twister. Stephen Strasburg is expected to sign a 7-year, 175 million dollar contract with the Washington Nationals.

Torrington third baseman Ryan Ahlman reaches for a throw during Monday action against Sacred Heart. It was not a good for the Raiders, who fell 17-2.

Cam Cerruto and the Torrington baseball team were back in action on Monday night when they faced off against Sacred Heart at Fuessenich Park.

Okay, after this week, San Diego may just start looking nicer and nicer. Already with the rain....I can hear the grass growing. .

Next time you head out to the Robert H Frost Sports complex at THS, take a look at the terrific records board, donated by the Torrington Varsity Alumni Club.

Monday's game at Fuessenich Park between the Torrington Raiders and St Paul Falcons has been beaten by the relentless one, Mother Nature. No game tonight!

It's coming soon! The Fifth Annual Raider 5K Run will kick off on Saturday, June 4 at Torrington High School. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. A great event, sign up now!

Torrington first basemen Delvin Alvarez (#9) is congratulated by his teammates after his solo home run in the fifth inning of a 2-0 win over Wolcott.

It was the Jason Vinisko show on Wednesday afternoon at Fuessenich Park. The junior hurler pitched a complete game, six-hitter with 10 strikeouts in a 2-0 win over Wolcott.

Torrington athletes Grace Ingoldsby and Carissa Carbone are all smiles at the 13th Annual Unified Sports Banquet held on Monday night at the Aqua Turf.

Four great HOF members. (L-R) Gerry Carbone, Michael Fabiaschi, Gino Fabisachi and Tony Turina. Another great evening celebrating Torrington's finest.

2016 THS HOF Class. (L-R) Michael Conway, Joe Rinaldi, Gino Fabiaschi, Pat Fairchild, Michael Fabiaschi and RJ Poniatoski. Not Pictured: Herb Lehmann III.

Great LCS Cable 5 Show on Thursday night. (L-R) Former THS basketball coach Tony Turina, Tim Gaffney, Raider star Michael Fabiaschi and Patrick Higgins.

The soon (?) to be finished Dunkin Donuts Park in Hartford. The Yard Goats are off to a fast start at 10-4.

Torrington standout, Carissa Carbone and the Raiders take on Oxford on Friday at 4 p.m. at THS.

The Track and Turf Project at the Robert H Frost Complex won a National Award. Ed Arum and Mario Longobucco presented Torrington Mayor Elinor Carbone with the award on Monday.

Don't let that smile fool you. Torrington's three-sport star, Kobe Covington knows how to have "Serious Fun" in all the sports he excels at. Tim Gaffney has his story.

Torrington first basemen Delvin Alvarez and the Raiders will be in action on Tuesday when they host BL foe Litchfield at 3:45. The Raiders start the week 4-2.

UConn running back Ron Johnson explodes down the right sideline on his way to a 63-yard touchdown run during the Huskies Spring Game on Saturday. Patrick Tiscia has the story.

Moriah Jefferson is going home to Texas after being drafted by the San Antonio Stars with the second pick of the 2016 WNBA draft.

As expected, former UConn star Breanna Stewart was picked first in the 2016 WNBA Draft, held Thursday at Mohegan Sun. Stewart is pictured with league president Lisa Borders.

Raider right fielder Ben Vanotti drove in two runs during the Raiders' 4-1 win over Woodland on Saturday afternoon in the team's home opener.

Jake Reynolds pitched six innings on Saturday, allowing just one run in the Raiders' 4-1 win over Woodland at Fuessenich Park. Torrington is now 2-0 this spring.

Ali Dubois and the Torrington softball team inproved to 2-1 this season with a 9-0 win over Woodland in Beacon Falls.

Sydney Matzko led the Torrington softball team to the NVL semifinals in 2011. Check out the story from then in this week's #FlashbackFriday.

Geno Auriemma cuts down the nets after his team took care of Syracuse by an 80-51 final. That's 11 rings folks. Photo by Ian Bethune.

Breanna Stewart completed her mission of winning four National Championships in her remarkable career with an 80-51 win over Syracuse on Tuesday night. By Ian Bethune.

The UConn women won their fourth consecutive National Championship on Tuesday with an 82-51 win over Syracuse.

Morgan Tuck and the UConn women are a game away from history as they go for their fourth straight National Championship against Syracuse on Tuesday night.

Really Mother Nature? Not what most had planned for April 4. Snow once again forces changes in schedule. More changes then we had all winter it seems!

ESPN women's basketball commentator, Kara Lawson, hold court on Saturday morning in Indianapolis. Our own Rich Elliott (L) listens in. His preview of Oregon St/Uconn is up.

Torrington ace, Ali Dubois and the Raiders opne their 2016 campaign on Saturday when they travel to take on Woodland at noon.

Katie Lou Samuelson and UConn head coach Geno Auriemma embrace after the Huskies 86-65 win over Texas for a trip back to the Final Four, their ninth straight.

It's on to the Final Four for the ninth straight time for the UConn Huskies who will take on Oregon on Saturday in Indianapolis after beating Texas, 86-65.

Torrington head coach Pat Richardson talks with his team during practice on Tuesday at the high school. The Raiders open play against Woodland on Saturday, April 2.

The netting has arrived at the Robert H Frost Complex in Torrington! Thanks to generous donations of $15,372, the complex is complete.

Emily Briggs (22) scored 18 points as the Canton Warriors claimed the Class S title with a 64-51 win over the defending champions from Thomaston on Saturday.

Thomaston girls basketball fans showed up in mass to send the team off to Mohegan Sun on Friday afternoon. The Bears take on Canton at 10 a.m. on Saturday.

The Thomaston girls basketball team made its annual appearance at the CIAC Banquet on Wednesday. Thomason meets Canton for the Class S crown Saturday.

Morgan Sanson and the Thomaston Golden Bears are going back to Mohegan Sun for the fourth straight year after beating Kolbe, 59-37 in the Class S semi's.

The McKenna boys. (L-R) Ben and his father Michael. Ben just finished his first hockey season with the Post University Eagles. Michael is the Athletic Director at Torrington High School.

The smile on this Unified Sports player tells you all you need to know about the Unified Sports NVL basketball tournament, held at Torrington High School on Thursday.

Thomaston senior Morgan Sanson drives for two of her 20 points in Tuesday's 60-47 victory over Classical Magnet in the Class S state tournament.

UConn senior Breanna Stewart was named the Most Outstanding Player of the AAC Tournament after leading her team to a 77-51 win over USF on Monday night.

UConn sophomore Kia Nurse has been a different, more confident player over her last two plus games. She scored 12 points in the Huskies 82-35 win over Tulane.

Charley Harbach and Aaron Lefkowski. Two refs who have terrific reputations around the state and for good reason. They work hard at their craft.

Moriah Jefferson and the UConn Huskies moved on to the semi-finals of the AAC Tournament with an easy 92-51 win over ECU. Tulane is on deck Sunday at 4:30 at Mohegan Sun.

Michael Fabiaschi, (third from right), was the heart and soul of the 2006 Torrington boys basketball team that won the Division II State Championship.

Northwestern's Tucker Kreh goes up in traffic on Wednesday night during the BL Championship game, won by Nonnewaug, 42-40 on two late FT's by Nicholas DeCicco.

Breanna Stewart and the UConn Huskies completed their eighth unbeaten regular season with a 79-59 win over USF. Stewart came alive for 20 of her 27 points in the second half.

Jalen Adams and the Huskies suffered a tough loss to Houston on Sunday,

UConn freshman Katie Lou Samuelson shook off a tough start on Saturday to lead the Huskies to a 80-40 win over Tulane with a game high 21 points.

Our series on the 2006 Torrington boys basketball Division II championship season begins Sunday night. Tim Gaffney previews the remarkable run to glory.

Add another Berkshire League title to the Thomaston girls basketball trophy case. The Bears dismantled Nonnewaug, 58-39.

UConn star Breanna Stewart comes away with a steal during the final day of the USA Basketball National Team training camp. Stewart showed she belonged once again.

Northwestern guard Anthony Case made some big plays down the stretch to lead Northwestern over Nonnewaug.

Former UConn great Diana Taurasi was in Storrs on Sunday as the 2016 USA Basketball Women's National Team held the first of three days of training camp.

THS Boys Basketball Senior Night. (L-R) David White, Zak Mancini, Jake Boccio and Connor Finn were honored pre-game.

Jalen Adams and the Huskies held off SMU on Thursday.

The City of Torrington said goodbye to Raymond "Brooklyn" Colangelo (first row, second from left) on Monday at a packed St Peter Church in Torrington.

Caron Butler was honored during UConn's win over Tulsa on Saturday.

The Torrington Unified Sports program played Naugatuck in basketball on Thursday night at the high school. Always a great night filled with smiles and teamwork!

Senior Night at THS. (L-R) Caitlyn Cornish, Ashlynn Cook and Lindsey Mathieu. The Raiders beat rival Naugatuck, 38-34.

Sterling Gibbs took four stitches to his head in the first half but his team came away with an 85-67 win over ECU. Gibbs had 12 points.

Lewis Mills girls soccer coach Dennis Fowler stands with Maddie Murdick (L) and Ailene Berry (R) on Wednesday after the duo signed DI Letters of Intent.

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