Category Archives: Sports


Naugy swimming with confidence

NAUGATUCK — Postseason time has arrived in the NVL. League tournaments for some sports wrapped up this week, and the focus will turn to the NVL girls swim meet on…


Youth movement propels Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks are getting a lift from their youngest swimmers — just in time for the NVL finals. When the conference’s final meet takes place this Saturday,…


Hawks reach final

Greyhounds fall in quarterfinals of NVLs WATERBURY — Abbey Rosato has played girls volleyball for four years at Woodland High, and she’s never seen a game extend all the way…


Titles on the line

Naugy boys, Woodland girls reach NVL finals The Naugatuck boys and the Woodland girls reached the NVL soccer championship games after a wild weekend of soccer. No. 1 Naugatuck will…


Fleet of foot

Naugy boys, Woodland girls claim cross country crowns WATERTOWN — The day before the Naugatuck Valley League cross country championships, Woodland’s Kelsey Mitchell and Clara Drozdowski had a prediction for…


Border rivalry

Pinho Trophy on the line when Naugy, Woodland meet NAUGATUCK — Anyone expecting to find a parking spot within walking distance to Naugatuck High School on Friday night may want…


Hall inducts new class

NAUGATUCK — So many years ago they stood in the spotlight and were showered by the cheers of adorning fans. On Saturday at the Continental Room the stars came out…



Word from the Woods Girls soccer The Hawks remained hot heading into the NVL tournament. Woodland (13-3) defeated Watertown Oct. 17 4-0. Jessica Rodrigues recorded all four goals for Woodland….


Hard-fought win

Hawks, ‘Hounds dual on the court BEACON FALLS — Woodland held off Naugy on Monday night in a volleyball match that was much closer than the score might indicate. The…


Soccer showdown

Naugy gearing up for wide open NVL tournament NAUGATUCK — When Naugatuck boys soccer coach Art Nunes looked around the league at the start of the season he knew that…