Category Archives: Sports


Hawks chase down third at NVLs

WATERTOWN — The Woodland boys and girls cross country teams finished the regular season third in the NVL standings, so it came as no surprise that the Hawks placed third…


Cross country duo inspires team

NAUGATUCK — Normally, the best cross country runners can inspire their teammates to championships or better performances by dropping times as the season unfolds. It’s an indication they aren’t relying…


Hall inducts new class

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Hall of Fame inducted its 45th class Oct. 15 before the largest crowd in recent memory. Close to 500 people gathered at the Continental Room as…


Records fall, wins mount for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Records are falling at Woodland, and it’s translating into an increasing number of victories. Junior Dia Gawronski shattered the school record in the 200 IM and the…


Hawks avoid game five drama vs. Naugy

NAUGATUCK — The last time neighboring rivals Woodland and Naugatuck met on the volleyball court the match turned into a white-knuckle affair as the Hawks escaped in dramatic finish in…


Overtime with Ken Morse

Mo’s Moments Game-winner Kieran DeBiase, former Woodland girls soccer player who now plays for Southern Connecticut State University, scored the game-winning goal in a 3-2 win over LeMoyne Oct. 12….


Blend of experience, youth leads Greyhounds to win

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls swim team used a mixture of experience and youth to swim past Holy Cross Tuesday night and get back in the win column. Led by…


No quit in Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Trailing 27-7 at halftime, the Hawks showed no signs of quitting when they took the field for the third quarter last Friday against Wolcott. Senior captain Isaac…


Greyhounds extend win streak

WATERTOWN — The Greyhounds are riding the wave of a four-game winning streak heading into the bye week. The Greyhounds tallied their fourth victory in a row Oct. 14 dominating…


Hawks ready to challenge NVL

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys and girls cross country teams will be among the challengers for the crown at the NVL championship meet. The only question that remains is…