Category Archives: Sports


Practice makes perfect

NAUGATUCK — Going full-tilt in practice is paying off for the Naugy boys soccer team. The ‘Hounds improved to 4-0 following a 4-0 victory over Kennedy on Tuesday evening. Naugy…


Teen rows for U.S. team

BEACON FALLS — A Beacon Falls teen took to the water to represent America. Dibran Ambari, 16, was part of the 15-person United States rowing team in the Atlantic Challenge….


Ready to run

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Valley League is one of the toughest conferences in the state when it comes to overall cross country talent from top to bottom, and Naugatuck will…


Hawks look to stay on top

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland cross country teams are looking to pick up where they left off last season, with a title defense in one hand and the possibility of…


Hawks start title defense with win

BEACON FALLS — Monday’s practice was all about passing for the Woodland volleyball team. It showed in Tuesday’s season-opening win over Naugy. The Hawks got a little payback over the…


Naugy looks to get defensive

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High is looking to go back to the glory days of defensive football. The 1990 Greyhound team recorded seven shutouts, and in 1993 Naugatuck won its last…


New era for Hawks football

BEACON FALLS — Woodland comes into the season with a new look in the huddle and on the sidelines. The Hawks are passing the torch with senior Mike Kenney stepping…


Opening day on the pitch

Naugatuck and Woodland kicked off the soccer season Tuesday as the boys and girls teams faced off on the pitch. The Naugatuck boys went to Woodland and came away with…


Bluefish acquire Hiscock

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport Bluefish acquired Naugatuck High School graduate Stephen Hiscock this month from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association. Hiscock, along with fellow pitcher James Parr,…


A homecoming for Naugy

‘Hounds returns to home pool with a foundation to build on NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds are back at home and ready to compete. Renovations are complete at the Naugatuck High…