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Dom Amore


Dom Amore joined the Courant in 1988 and has been the UConn men’s basketball beat reporter since 2011, chronicling their national championship run in 2014. He also has covered the Giants, Whalers and Yankees beats during his career in Hartford. Dom has won more than two dozen state, regional and national sportswriting awards. The National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association named him Connecticut Sportswriter of the Year in 2011, 2012 and 2013. He served as vice chairman of the New York Chapter of the Baseball Writers of America in 2005-06. A lifelong resident of the New Haven area, he previously worked for the Shore Line Newspapers, the New Haven Register and the Milford Citizen.

Recent Articles

  • Former St. Frances forward Eric Cobb headed to UConn

    Former St. Frances forward Eric Cobb headed to UConn

    A former St. Frances player is getting a second chance at high-major basketball. Eric Cobb, a 6-foot-9, 295-pound forward, who played this past season at Chipola College in Florida, has committed to Connecticut, a source confirmed to The Hartford Courant on Tuesday night. He will have two years...


    BOSTON - -If David Ortiz were to apply his own standards, he could not play baseball for a year. Five months after saying that steroid users should be banned for a full year, Ortiz was snared in baseball's long-running scandal. Ortiz and Manny Ramirez, two integral players in the Boston Red Sox's...

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