Category Archives: Sports

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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…

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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…

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‘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…

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Battle-tested

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…

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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…

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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….

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…