Category Archives: Sports

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A fresh start

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High golf team comes into the season looking for a new beginning. Former head coach Craig Blanchard stepped down last season after 22 years on the…

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Hawks on course for ascension

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys golf team comes into the season loaded with four of its five impact players returning. The Hawks went 11-9 in the regular season last…

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‘Hounds find magic

NAUGATUCK — Walt Disney World. The place where magic happens. A little magic was what Naugatuck head softball coach Kevin Wesche was looking for as he took his team to…

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Hawks holding court

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls tennis team, the defending NVL champs, came into the season as the hunted. The Hawks jumped right into the fray April 9 with a…

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Full speed ahead

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls tennis team hit a bump in the road in last week’s loss to Woodland, but for the most part it’s been full speed ahead in…

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Overtime

Naugy Notes Track and Field The Greyhounds opened the season Saturday at the 10th annual Bloomfield Invitational. Results from the meet weren’t reported. Naugy opened the NVL season Tuesday versus…

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Gaining experience

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks may have taken an opening-day loss, but they’ll also take the experience that each match will bring. Playing with a starting lineup largely void of…

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Gingold emerges to lead Naugy

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys tennis team lost its senior captain and team leader, Mike Popescu, before the Greyhounds even hit the court for their season-opening match with Woodland. Popescu,…

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Hawks up to the task

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland softball team came into the season with the daunting task of rebuilding a dynasty. Over the last four seasons Samantha Lee gave the Hawks a…

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Hawks flying high

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland baseball team has come out swinging. The Hawks put 30 runs on the board in their first three games. It’s a far cry from last…