Category Archives: Sports


Hawks build strong foundation

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls basketball team entered the season armed with just one senior on the squad. The Hawks underwent a major reconstruction project and came within a…


A wave of momentum

NAUGATUCK — The NVL swimming and diving season is going down to the wire — and the Naugatuck Greyhounds are right in the thick of it. Naugy, like most other…


Approach remains the same for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The goal for the Woodland boys swimming and diving team has been the same all season long — for each swimmer to put up their best time…


Locals make their mark at state open

NEW HAVEN — Naugy and Woodland both had notable performances at the indoor track and field state open at the Floyd Little Athletic Center in New Haven Saturday. After a…


Hawks battle through adverse season

BEACON FALLS — Woodland boys basketball head coach Tom Hunt hit the nail right on the head when he said, “What knocks you down will only make you stronger.” The…


‘Hounds heating up

NAUGATUCK — This winter has featured a different kind of cold outside lately. But, the Naugatuck boys basketball team is getting hot at exactly the right time of the season….


Sports briefs

Union City adds registration date NAUGATUCK — Union City Little League has added one final registration session for the 2015 spring season. The session is March 7 from 10 a.m….


Naugy turns loss into positive

NAUGATUCK — Taking a quick glance at the final girls NVL basketball standings, one could miss what junior Nicole Boucher meant to the 2-18 Naugatuck Greyhounds. For the coaches around…


Naugy, Woodland compete at cheerleading championship

WATERBURY — The NVL cheerleading championship was held at Crosby High School Saturday with 10 all girls teams competing for the title and four entrants competing in the co-ed division….


Russell takes the lead

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys basketball team enters its final the regular season games with a 13-4 record and on pace to have the best record since Mike Wilson, the…