PURPLE KNIGHTS RANKED: The Bridgeport men’s basketball team continued to be ranked in both NCAA Division II national polls this week. The Purple Knights are No. 15 in the D2SIDA Top-25 Media Poll for the second straight week, and they moved up two spots to 18th in the country in the National Association of Basketball Coaches Top-25.
This week, coach Mike Ruane’s team, winners of 12 straight and with a 21-4 record, host Mercy College on Saturday at 3 p.m. at Hubbell Gym.
GYMNAST HONORED: Bridgeport senior Kelli Tereshko has been selected as the ECAC Division II women’s gymnastics specialist of the week for her performances in a pair of quad meets last weekend.
Tereshko, the Purple Knights’ captain, nailed her specialty, uneven bars.