Category Archives: Sports

Naugy boys restocking lineup

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys basketball team is hard at work restocking a lineup that graduated four senior starters — Corey Plasky, Tyler Deitelbaum, Shane Swierbitowicz and Josh McFarland —…

Guard-oriented Hawks to lean on speed  

BEACON FALLS — Those who have never seen what a five-guard offense looks like on the hardwood, might get their chance this winter by watching the Woodland boys basketball team….

Greyhounds ready to go

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys swim team has been knocking on the door of an NVL championship the past two seasons, finishing as runner-ups two years in a row. “If…

Infusion of youth sparks excitement for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Most high school coaches take for granted the fact that their athletes already know how to compete in their sport when they come to tryouts as freshmen….

Naugy indoor track teams look to climb NVL ranks

NAUGATUCK — After competing in the Hillhouse scrimmage last weekend, the Naugatuck indoor boys and girls track teams are looking to hit the ground running. The boys, who won the…

Girls tip off the season

Let the madness begin. The NVL girls basketball season got underway Tuesday night as teams started as 12-week quest — weather permitting — with games piled on top of one…

Championship season gives reason to reflect

BEACON FALLS — A couple of weeks after Woodland High’s historic girls swimming season came to an end, longtime Hawks coach Mike Magas finally had a chance to process everything…

Hawks ready to tip off season

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls basketball teams heads into the season needing to replace three starters for the second year in a row. That’s a tall order for any…

New season, new coach, same goal for Greyhounds

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls basketball team heads into a new season with a new coach but with the same goal of reaching the postseason. The Greyhounds went 7-13 last…

Hounds win national championship 

The third time was the charm for the Naugatuck U12 Hounds. The Hounds defeated the Detroit Hurricanes, 28-27, in overtime to win the Division 3 Pop Warner national championship Saturday…