Category Archives: Cross Country


Cross country clash

Naugy boys, Woodland girls finish regular season perfect DERBY — Entering the final meet of the regular season Oct. 7 at Derby’s Ryan Athletic Complex, both the Naugatuck and Woodland…


Off and running

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High boys cross country team hasn’t missed a step from last season, and the girls are right on their heels. Led by Dan Schumacher, the defending…


Hawks set the pace

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys and girls cross country teams remained undefeated after sweeping their meets Tuesday. Both squads improved to 8-0 on the year after running the table…


Ready to run

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Valley League is one of the toughest conferences in the state when it comes to overall cross country talent from top to bottom, and Naugatuck will…


Hawks look to stay on top

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland cross country teams are looking to pick up where they left off last season, with a title defense in one hand and the possibility of…


Hawks make run at states

MANCHESTER — The Woodland girls cross country team took sixth in the Class SS state championship meet Oct. 26 at Wickham Park in Manchester After winning the Naugatuck Valley League…


Naugatuck posts strong showing at state meet

MANCHESTER — The Naugatuck boys and girls cross country teams made a good showing in last Saturday’s Class L state championship meet at Wickham Park. The boys finished fifth among the…

Naugy boys take cross country title

WATERTOWN — Poll a group of coaches about how many times their best-case scenarios played out in competition, and “all the time” probably wouldn’t appear among the answers. Once in…


Woodland girls run away with NVL crown

WATERTOWN — The year 2013 has been the year of the Hawks — on the girls trails and tracks, at least. The Woodland girls cross country team completed a sweep…


‘Hounds head into NVL meet as Copper champs

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys and girls cross country teams enter the Naugatuck Valley League championship meet Wednesday as the Copper Division champs for the second year in a row….