Category Archives: Basketball

Hawks ready to take the court

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls basketball team lost some key figures from a team that put up its best record (13-7) in five seasons under head coach Jess Moffo….

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…

Laying a foundation

Young Greyhounds look to build on lessons learned this season NAUGATUCK — Nothing can quite compare to the bright lights of playing for a state championship. Naugatuck boys basketball head…

A season of highs and lows

BEACON FALLS — Five games after the Hawks toppled Naugy at home, the Woodland boys basketball team ended the season with a crushing 63-26 defeat at the hands of the…

Woodland girls gain postseason experience

BEACON FALLS — When the season began in December, the Woodland girls basketball team set its sights on qualifying for the state tournament for the first time in three seasons…

Hawks fall to Eagles in NVLs

Woodland girls turn their attention to Class M tournament WATERBURY — The Woodland girls basketball team had high hopes going into the NVL quarterfinal Saturday versus Kennedy. The Hawks had…

Another close call for ‘Hounds

NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds game last Friday night depicted a season of near misses. Naugatuck came up on the short end of a 49-46 final margin to Watertown. “That has…

Consistency a struggle

BEACON FALLS — When the Woodland boys basketball team clicks on the offensive and defensive ends of the court, the Hawks potential is clear. In three of their four wins,…

Teams support DStrong movement

BEACON FALLS — A basketball game was about a little bit more than a basketball game last Friday night at Woodland High. Before tip-off between Woodland and Torrington, the teams…

Naugy battles until the end

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls basketball season ran its course and came up just short of qualifying for the state tournament. The Greyhounds needed to win its final two games…