Category Archives: Sports

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Title slips by Hackers

WEST HAVEN — Even as the underdog, the Connecticut Hackers went down fighting in the National Adult Baseball Association Connecticut Division title game. The Naugatuck-based Hackers season ended Sunday following…

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Every ticket stub has a story to tell

As technology improves lives and makes everyday things more convenient, there can be a downside. Allow me to explain. This revelation came to me during a recent afternoon. My wife…

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Are you ready for some football?

It’s that time of year again. As the dog days of August wind down and baseball pennant races heat up, the NFL is days away from the start of another…

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Grice commits to Boston College

NAUGATUCK — As many as six scholarship offers were made to Sharrieff Grice. Boston College, UMass, Rutgers, New Hampshire, Fordham and Albany all tried to lure the Kingswood-Oxford prep school…

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Historic diamond

NAUGATUCK — The Borough of Naugatuck is rich in tradition with historical landmarks that formed its foundation along the banks of the Naugatuck River. The landscape is marked by a…

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World Series dream comes true

NAUGATUCK — Every April across the country young players dust off their baseball mitts and rummage through the closet looking for a crumpled up baseball cap with the dream of…

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Hackers reach title game

NAUGATUCK — The Hackers used a big inning early and held on late to advance to their league’s postseason title game. For the second week in a row, the Hackers…

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Champion golfers

Tribanas, Slekis win Hop Brook titles NAUGATUCK — History was made at the 2014 Hop Brook Golf Course Club Championship. A record 80 golfers competed in the event, which included…

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Hackers advance

NAUGATUCK — The Hackers have advanced in the Connecticut National Adult Baseball Association playoffs. On Sunday, the Naugatuck-based Hackers defeated the Connecticut Flyers of Bridgeport, 7-6, in the quarterfinals. The…

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Pitching propels Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Sandy Koufax team won the regular season title with a 16-3 record this summer, before heading into the North Atlantic Regional tournament at Municipal Stadium in…