Parade of the Champions

<p>Photos of the parade in downtown Hartford to celebrate the Women's Basketball team's NCAA championship win. Photo by Peter Morenus  </p>

Crowds of fans turned out for the parade in downtown Hartford on April 18 to celebrate the UConn Women's Basketball team's NCAA championship win. Photos by Peter Morenus

<p>Photos of the parade in downtown Hartford to celebrate the Women's Basketball team's NCAA championship win. Photo by Peter Morenus  </p>

Coach Geno Auriemma, right, waves to the crowd.

<p>Photos of the parade in downtown Hartford to celebrate the Women's Basketball team's NCAA championship win. Photo by Peter Morenus </p>

Fans cheer for the champions.

<p>Photos of the parade in downtown Hartford to celebrate the Women's Basketball team's NCAA championship win. Photo by Peter Morenus  </p>

The team rode a double decker bus through downtown Hartford to celebrate their NCAA championship win.

<p>Caroline Doty holds the trophy at the start of the parade in downtown Hartford to celebrate the Women's Basketball team's NCAA championship win. Photo by Peter Morenus</p>

Caroline Doty holds up the trophy for all to see at the start of the parade in downtown Hartford.