Category Archives: Basketball


Homecoming for coach

BEACON FALLS — Usually in high school basketball the opposition shows up with a sparse crowd of its own to cheer on the visitors. On Jan. 16 the Woodland gymnasium…


Banner night

Woodland honors Kingsley as all-time scorer BEACON FALLS — Last Friday was a special night at Woodland Regional High School, and the gymnasium was packed in anticipation of a Kingsley…


Hawks work to clear hurdles

BEACON FALLS — With a young and inexperienced team, the Woodland boys basketball is facing a series of challenges. The team’s most recent four losses have all been tight games….


Fast start

Greyhounds open season 5-0 NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds have completed a quarter of their season on the court, and the boys can’t be very upset with their start. The Greyhounds…


Naugy looks for second-half surge

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls basketball team has never been one to just play out the string. No matter the record during the first half of a season, head coach…


Dramatic finish

Woodland and Derby go down to the buzzer BEACON FALLS — With 16 seconds left, Austyn Brown made a shot off the window off an inbounds pass from Sam Merriman…


Naugy upsets Crosby

NAUGATUCK — For the first time in the last 20 games, the Naugatuck boys basketball team defeated Crosby. The Greyhounds pulled off the upset Dec. 30 with a 78-71 win…


Naugy fights to the end

Rebuilding process on the court continues for Greyhounds NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls basketball squad is almost a quarter a way through the season, and there is a lot that…


Hawks hang with Bacon Academy

Woodland looks for consistency, composure through growing pains BEACON FALLS — The game of basketball is marked by a series of ebbs and flows. Consistency and composure are the two…


Transition game

Hawks look to run after losing post presence BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys basketball team was going through the paces of preseason scrimmages looking forward to making it six…