Category Archives: Sports


Track crown on the line

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys and girls track teams finished with the best regular season records the past few seasons, and then a week later needed to go out…


Phipps accepts new challenge

Woodland football coach heading to Hopkins School BEACON FALLS — After 14 years as a teacher and football coach at Woodland Regional High School, Tim Phipps felt it was in…


‘Hounds head into NVLs

NAUGATUCK — Tuesday was Clash For The Cure night at Naugatuck High School as the Greyhounds helped raise money for cancer research. It was also the softball team’s regular season…



Naugy secures spot in NVL tourney NAUGATUCK— There was a point during the season when the Greyhounds were facing a cold reality that they might not be one of the…


Woodland advances to final

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls tennis team beat Naugatuck Wednesday to advance to the Naugatuck Valley League title match. The No. 2 Hawks, defending NVL champions, got past the…


Hawks rally

BEACON FALLS — Things didn’t look good for Woodland Tuesday afternoon. Hamden erupted in the top of the seventh inning to turn a 3-1 Woodland lead into a 4-3 deficit….


Woodland finishes one spot out of NVLs

BEACON FALLS — The up-and-down season continued for the Woodland baseball team. After winning three games in a row earlier this month, the Hawks dropped their last three NVL games…


Fortier makes good first impression

NEW HAVEN — There’s one moment from Gillian Fortier’s sensational freshman season with the Albertus Magnus softball team that sticks out in coach Ed Emielita’s mind. “We played against Emmanuel…


Hawks make NVL take notice

BEACON FALLS — The question heading into the golf season was not if the Hawks could be competitive, it was how good could this team be? That was answered loud…


Trending up

Greyhounds making strides on the links NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck golf team is on the upswing. The Greyhounds picked up a big, 191-245, win over Crosby at East Mountain in…