Category Archives: Sports

Hook, line & sinker

Prospect angler finds success with bass fishing, tournament circuit To call Jamie Verab an achiever wouldn’t do the 34-year-old Prospect resident and 2001 Naugatuck High School graduate justice. Verab was…

Post 17 starts season with rough stretch   

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Post 17 opened the season with a tough stretch of opponents. The combined record of Naugatuck’s first three opponents — Oakville, Bethel, and Shelton — was 9-2…

Seeger takes first in 300 hurdles at State Open

Track and field athletes from across Connecticut came together at Willow Brook Park in New Britain on June 4 for the State Open to decide a champion in each of…

Postseason roundup  

Tournament run ends for Naugatuck in softball quarterfinals The Naugatuck softball team’s longest run in the Class L tournament since 2009 came to end last week in the quarterfinals. The…

Post 17 returns solid roster

NAUGATUCK — With the end of the high school season in sight, summer baseball is in full swing. The Post 17 senior American Legion team contends for a state playoff…

Naugy tees off at NVLs

Korowotny wins girls championship WATERTOWN — Every team that took the course at the Watertown Golf Club last Thursday knew the Naugatuck Valley League golf championship would end up a…

Woodland golfers place fifth at NVLs

WATERTOWN — Despite one of the smallest golf squads in the Naugatuck Valley League, Woodland earned a middle-of-the-pack finish last Thursday at the NVL championships. The Hawks placed fifth in…

Commitment carries Naugatuck’s Seeger

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High’s Aren Seeger has been part of some memorable sports moments in his high school career. It’s not hard to understand why after seeing the senior’s commitment…

Tournament update

Naugy softball advances in Class M, Woodland baseball falls in second round Naugatuck softball coach Kevin Wesche knows how nice it is to have a leadoff hitter who gets on…

Greyhounds run at Class L meet

MIDDLETOWN — It’s been a while since the Naugatuck boys track team was among the leaders heading down the homestretch of the Class L state championship meet. That is exactly…