Category Archives: Basketball

Contributions aren’t hard to come by for Greyhounds

NAUGATUCK — The goals were simple when head coach Gail Cheney took over the Naugatuck girls basketball program at the start of the season — reach the postseason and develop…

Woodland girls punch ticket to states

BEACON FALLS — Woodland head coach Jess Moffo wasn’t too sure what she was going to get out of her young Hawks this season as far as wins and losses…

Naugatuck, City Hill girls ‘Scheithe Strong’

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck and City Hill Middle School girls basketball teams joined forces on Tuesday night to show support for City Hill girls basketball coach Fred Scheithe, who is…

State tourney within reach

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls are at the doorstep of the postseason. The Hawks need one more victory in the last three games to punch their ticket to the…

Greyhounds win six straight

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls basketball team put together a pair of four-game winning streaks to start the season 8-3, and no one really noticed. The Greyhounds have ripped off…

Woodland flips script on Naugatuck

BEACON FALLS — A month ago, the Woodland boys basketball team suffered an embarrassing 30-point loss on rival Naugatuck’s home floor. The Hawks flipped the script Tuesday in their chance…

Naugatuck hits rough patch

BEACON FALLS — A rough patch of the season for the Naugatuck boys basketball team continued Tuesday — in more ways than one. The Greyhounds suffered their fourth loss in…

Meder rejoins Hawks after brain surgery

BEACON FALLS — Gina Meder was sitting in a waiting room at Yale-New Haven Hospital when a doctor walked in with some CT scan results and a couple of questions….

Naugatuck blends talents on the court

NAUGATUCK — In the words of Naugatuck boys basketball head coach Mike Wilson, the Greyhounds aren’t a one-man show. The team wasn’t a one-man show when Wilson, who graduated in…

A return to the hardwood for Woodland senior

BEACON FALLS — Jack LaPerriere enjoyed his first two seasons of basketball at Woodland, but after his sophomore year, he realized that his success during the outdoor track season required…