Category Archives: Football


Hawks run over Falcons

BEACON FALLS — Led by junior running back Sean McAllen, the Hawks soared past St. Paul 30-13 last Friday night. McAllen used his stocky 5-foot-7-inch frame to run for 158…


Naugy slams the door on Holy Cross

NAUGATUCK — Last Friday night’s game between Holy Cross and Naugatuck on the gridiron was billed to be one of the games of the year. The Greyhounds first real test…


Eagles ground Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Woodland seemed poised to strike throughout the evening last Friday, but never could break through as Wolcott came into Beacon Falls and left with 26-7 win. Wolcott…


OT win out of reach

BEACON FALLS — One way or another, there would not be a second overtime last Thursday afternoon at Woodland. After Joe Poeta plunged into the end zone from 2 yards…


‘Hounds race past Raiders

NAUGATUCK — Behind a stout offensive line, Naugatuck quarterback Jason Bradley unloaded six touchdown passes in last Friday’s season-opener as the Greyhounds came away with a 47-30 win over Torrington….


Hawks shut down Indians

WATERTOWN — The Woodland defense came into the season-opener with a game plan, then went out and worked it to perfection. The Hawks blanked Watertown by a 24-0 margin last…


Naugy looks to get defensive

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High is looking to go back to the glory days of defensive football. The 1990 Greyhound team recorded seven shutouts, and in 1993 Naugatuck won its last…


New era for Hawks football

BEACON FALLS — Woodland comes into the season with a new look in the huddle and on the sidelines. The Hawks are passing the torch with senior Mike Kenney stepping…


Are you ready for some football?

It’s that time of year again. As the dog days of August wind down and baseball pennant races heat up, the NFL is days away from the start of another…


Grice commits to Boston College

NAUGATUCK — As many as six scholarship offers were made to Sharrieff Grice. Boston College, UMass, Rutgers, New Hampshire, Fordham and Albany all tried to lure the Kingswood-Oxford prep school…