Category Archives: Basketball


Basketball association holding tryouts

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Basketball Association is holding tryouts for the upcoming season. Tryouts are Dec. 3 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Hillside Intermediate School, 51 Hillside Ave. Players…


Grinder Boys claim title

NAUGATUCK — They don’t call it March Madness for nothing. The Little Pal senior boys basketball tournament had all the highs and lows that give meaning to the thrill of…


Tournament to benefit Prospect family

BEACON FALLS — The first Karen Delpama 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament will be held Saturday at Woodland Regional High School. Longtime Prospect residents Joe and Karen Delpama both contracted…


Winter wrap-up

  At long last, the high school winter sports season is all over in these parts. We say that not as much in a good-riddance manner as we do ready…


Finish not indicative of progress

BRISTOL — Don’t be fooled by the ending; the Woodland boys basketball program continues to grow. Tuesday night’s state tournament loss to St. Paul was another example of the Hawks’…


Hawks falter after fast start

BRISTOL — The Woodland boys basketball team couldn’t have asked for a better start. Perhaps that’s why it made the ending so harsh. Eighth-seeded St. Paul turned a two-point halftime…


Naugy bows out of tourney

NEW HAVEN — The Naugatuck boys basketball season came to an end on Monday in the first round of the Class L state tournament with a 72-53 loss to No….


Surge shows glimpse of future

BEACON FALLS — Even though the Woodland girls basketball team missed out on the postseason, head coach Jess Moffo can’t help but be excited with the way her Hawks finished…


Postseason awaits

‘Hounds, Hawks to go on the road in tournaments Both local high school boys basketball teams will hit the road early next week for first-round state tournament action. In Class…


Season comes to a close

WILTON — The Naugatuck girls basketball season came to an end on Tuesday in the first round of the Class L state tournament. The No. 27 Greyhounds went up against…