Basketball: Shelton's Menendez helps ECSU to fast start

Emily Menendez, a Shelton native who graduated from Lauralton Hall in Milford, has helped the Eastern Connecticut State University women's basketball team to a 2-0 start.

The 5-11 freshman guard/forward played eight minutes in the Warriors season-opening 96-20 victory over Newbury College on Nov. 15 at Geissler Gymnasium.