CPTV Sports Announces Game and Program Highlights for March 11-17
HARTFORD, Conn. (March 8, 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 March 11-17, CPTV Sports’ program highlights include:
Monday, March 11
8:30 p.m. 2013 State Open Indoor Track and Field Championships
Tuesday, March 12
7 p.m. Beyond the Beat – Hosted by broadcast sports journalist
9 p.m. AHL Hockey: Teams TBA
Wednesday, March 13
9 p.m. Beyond the Beat – Hosted by broadcast sports journalist
Thursday, March 14
7 p.m. GameTime – CPTV Sports’ weekly high school and college sports preview show
Friday, March 15
7:30 p.m. GameTime – CPTV Sports’ weekly high school and college sports preview show
Saturday, March 16
7 p.m. TBA
Sunday, March 17
7 p.m. TBA
CPTV Sports is available on Comcast cable channel 966; Cox Communications cable channel 805; Cablevision channel 139; Charter channel 223;
High school sports, CIAC championship games, Beyond the Beat and GameTime are sponsored by
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, ultimate frisbee, dog shows 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 50,000 to 70,000 households daily. For more information, visit cptv.org.