CPTV Sports Announces Game and Program Highlights for May 12-18
HARTFORD, Conn. (May 8, 2014) – 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 May 12 - May 18, CPTV Sports’ program highlights include:
Monday, May 12
7 p.m. - High School Baseball: Waterford at Plainfield
9 p.m. - High School Softball: Southington at Bristol Central
Tuesday, May 13
7 p.m. - Beyond the Beat (Premiere)
7:30 p.m. - Girls High School Lacrosse: Hall at Cheshire
Wednesday, May 14
7 p.m. - Boys High School Volleyball: Enfield at Farmington
9 p.m. - Boys High School Volleyball: Cheshire at Oxford
Thursday, May 15
7 p.m. - GameTime (Premiere)
7:30 p.m. - Boys High School Lacrosse: Joel Barlow at New Canaan (Premiere)
Friday, May 16
7:30 p.m. - Boys High School Lacrosse: Simsbury at New Fairfield
10 p.m. - High School Baseball: Southington at Bristol Central
Saturday, May 17
7 p.m. - High School Baseball: Wolcott at St. Paul (Premiere)
9 p.m. - High School Softball: Lauralton Hall at Masuk
Sunday, May 18
7 p.m. - Boys High School Lacrosse: Joel Barlow at New Canaan
9 p.m. - High School Baseball: Wolcott at St. Paul Catholic
CPTV Sports is made possible by presenting sponsor Columbia Dental and exclusive radio partners 97-9 ESPN and Fox Sports Radio 1410.
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). CPTV Sports will be available on AT&T U-Verse fall 2014.
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. CPTV Sports brings viewers games from the state's high schools, including live coverage of CIAC state championships, and coverage from Yale, Sacred Heart, CCSU and other
state universities. Professional and semi-professional teams such as the Connecticut Sun (WNBA basketball), New Britain Rock Cats (MiLB baseball), CFC Azul (PDL soccer), and the Connecticut Wildcats (AMNRL rugby) give viewers a chance to see the best professional competition in the state, while coverage of unique events such as horse show jumping, Little League baseball, auto racing, roller derby, bowling, women's fast-pitch softball, dog shows, robotics, spelling bees, CSL soccer, and the Nutmeg State Games provides a broad range of competitions throughout the state. 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.