Category Archives: Sports

Higher athletic learning

Dozens of local athletes saw action at colleges and universities throughout the state, region and country this fall. We’ve done our best to round up all the action here, but…

New season, new coach, new outlook for Naugy

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High girls basketball team is getting ready for a new season with a new head coach on the sidelines. Ron Plasky takes over this season as…

Trio turns passion for sports into show 

NAUGATUCK — The sports fan is ingrained into society. Dealing with the perils of the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat is part of the country’s culture. Three…

Ansonia tops Greyhounds

ANSONIA — Naugatuck’s season came to an end on Thanksgiving. The Greyhounds headed to Ansonia for their latest installment in the century-old rivalry looking to snap a five-game losing streak…

Sports briefs

Fitzpatricks to coach at alma mater WATERBURY — Tim Fitzpatrick, of Naugatuck, has been named head boys basketball coach at Chase Collegiate School. Fitzpatrick, who graduated from Chase in 2003,…

Seymour runs away with win over Woodland

BEACON FALLS — Woodland and Seymour met for the 15th time on the gridiron on Thanksgiving eve. With the overall series tied at 7-7, the Wildcats came into the Woods…

Dean signs with Kia Tigers

Pat Dean, a Naugatuck native, has signed a free agent contract with the Kia Tigers of the Korean Baseball Organization in South Korea. The signing was announced on Sunday. “Looking…

Nonnewaug’s Naugatuck connection

Nonnewaug High School’s soccer connection to Naugatuck isn’t hard to spot, all it takes is a quick glance at the girls’ roster. Two of the team’s three senior captains —…

Hawks make waves in Class S

MIDDLETOWN — The Woodland girls swim team finished up its best season since 2011 with a top ten finish at the Class S state championship meet Nov. 16 at Wesleyan…

Naugy swims to 17th in Class M

MIDDLETOWN — The Naugatuck girls swim team concluded the season Nov. 15 with a 17th-place finish at the Class M state championship meet at Wesleyan University. Naugatuck, which scored 94…