STORRS - The UConn baseball team has a couple of Newington ties and it played out Sept. 23.
Newington natives Jack Hurley (UConn Class of 1987) and Ben Maycock (UConn Class of 2021) played against one other in the annual UConn Baseball Alumni game at J.O. Christian Field in Storrs with the varsity team beating the alumni.
Maycock singled and drove in a run for the varsity squad.
Both Hurley and Maycock are Newington High graduates with Hurley graduating in 1987 and Maycock graduating in 2016. Newington resident John DeGirolamo also umpired this year’s UConn Baseball Alumni game.