A sports feature about the Connecticut eXtreme Croquet Society won an Emmy Award in 2001 from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for best three-series sports feature. (Yes, really !!!)
The feature was aired on WTNH - TV Channel 8, West Hartford Connecticut on prime time and late night news as part of a series of informational sports features. It was narrated by Channel 8 Sports Anchor Dan Thoene, and filmed by Channel 8 Cameraman Gregg Monte.
The Emmy Award was presented to WTNH - TV Channel 8 by the Academy for the best three-series sports feature.