CPTV Sports Announces Game and Program Highlights for June 17-23

Release Date: 06/12/2013

CPTV Sports Announces Game and Program Highlights for June 17-23

Highlights Include WNBA Basketball, High School Softball Championships, Girls Lacrosse Championships, Minor League Baseball, Soccer Revolution Event, Beyond the Beat: Travelers Championship Edition and more

 

HARTFORD, Conn. (June 13, 2013) – CPTV Sports is Connecticut’s only 24-hour local sports network, covering statewide high school sports, college match-ups, professional sports competitions and more.

 

For June 17-23, CPTV Sports’ program highlights include:

 

Monday, June 17

7 p.m.               Class M Girls Lacrosse Championship: Wilton vs. New Canaan

8:30 p.m.           Class L Girls Lacrosse Championship: Greenwich vs. Darien

 

Tuesday, June 18

7 p.m.               Beyond the Beat: “Travelers Championship Edition” – Hosted by broadcast sports journalist Joe Zone, this weekly CPTV Sports talk show features the state’s sportswriters discussing the week in local sports.

7:30 p.m.           Class LL Softball Championship: Mercy vs. Southington

9 p.m.               Class M Softball Championship: Waterford vs. Granby


Wednesday, June 19

7 p.m.               Class S Softball Championship: Oxford vs. Terryville

8:30 p.m.           Class L Softball Championship: Foran vs. Masuk

 

Thursday, June 20

4 p.m.               Eastern League Baseball: Altoona Curve at New Britain Rock Cats

7 p.m.               Eastern League Baseball: Harrisburg Senators at New Britain Rock Cats  


Friday, June 21

7 p.m.               PDL Soccer Vermont Voltage at CFC Azul

9 p.m.               WNBA Basketball: Seattle Storm at Connecticut Sun

 

Saturday, June 22

7 p.m.               Class L Softball Championship: Foran vs. Masuk

8:30 p.m.           Class LL Softball Championship: Mercy vs. Southington

 

Sunday, June 23

7 p.m.               Soccer Revolution Event: New England Revolution vs. Real Boston

9 p.m.               Soccer Revolution Event: New York Cosmos vs. Newtown Pride

 

CPTV Sports is available on Comcast cable channel 966 (with Comcast Danbury, Bethel and Ridgefield on channel 256); Cox Communications cable channel 805; Cablevision channel 139; Charter channel 223; Thames Valley channel 87 and MetroCast Channel 418. The channel is also available digitally over the air at channels 24.3 (Hartford), 49.3 (Bridgeport), 53.3 (Norwich) and 65.3 (New Haven).

 

High school sports, CIAC championship games, Beyond the Beat and GameTime are sponsored by Connecticut Lighting Centers, Restoration Lighting Gallery and The Entrepreneur’s Source®. High school basketball games are made possible in part by the New England Musculoskeletal Institute at UConn Health Center, while the CT National Guard is our partner in presenting live college and high school competitions. Connecticut Sun games on CPTV Sports are made possible in part by Aqua Pool & Patio and Xavier High School football games are sponsored by Connecticut Rental Center.

 

About CPTV Sports

A not-for-profit channel owned and managed by Connecticut Public Television (CPTV), CPTV Sports is Connecticut’s only 24-hour local sports network broadcasting Connecticut high school, college and professional sports competitions from more than 40 schools and organizations, including the Connecticut Sun, New Britain Rock Cats, University of Hartford, Central Connecticut State University and the state university system. CPTV Sports also brings viewers coverage of unique sporting events like Connecticut and PDL Soccer Leagues, Connecticut Whale hockey, auto racing, roller derby, bowling, women’s fast pitch softball, dog shows, Little League baseball and spelling bees. For additional information, visit www.cptvsports.org.

 

CPTV is a media service of the Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network (CPBN). It is a locally and nationally recognized producer and presenter of quality public television programming, including original documentaries, public affairs shows and educational programming. CPTV has built a reputation as a leader in children’s programming, including playing an historic role in bringing Barney & Friends™, Bob the Builder™, and Thomas & Friends™ to public television. The station offers 11.5 hours of positive, nurturing children’s programs each weekday, reaching 450,000 households each week. For more information, visit cptv.org.

 

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