Category Archives: Soccer

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Casimiro represents Region 1 in Germany

Leaders come in all shapes and sizes. Woodland junior Alexa Casimiro is the type that leads by example. The center/midfielder and one of the captains of the Woodland girls soccer…

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Campos named Coach of the Year

NAUGATUCK — What qualifies a man for greatness is not the successes or accomplishments achieved, but the size of his heart. Naugatuck’s Joe Campos has made all the sacrifices needed…

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Run ends for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — After finishing the end of the regular season strong, the Woodland girls soccer team fell short of accomplishing the ultimate goal of capturing a state title. No….

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Season ends in shootout

NAUGATUCK — The two-time defending Naugatuck Valley League boys soccer champion Greyhounds saw their state playoff run end short for the second year in a row. No. 2 Naugatuck (17-1-2)…

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Back-to-back champs

Naugatuck tops Torrington to win league soccer title WATERBURY — The third bout on the pitch between the Naugatuck and Torrington boys didn’t disappoint — particularly for Greyhounds fans. The…

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Woodland bows out of states

OAKDALE — The boys soccer season ended a little sooner than they the Hawks would have liked Nov. 3 as No. 27 Woodland fell 6-2 to No. 6 seed Montville…

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Hawks fall in final

Woodland turns attention to state tournament WATERBURY — The Woodland girls soccer team hadn’t allowed a goal in two tournament games heading into the Naugatuck Valley League championship Oct. 29…

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Naugy gives Pomperaug a fight

SOUTHBURY — The Naugatuck girls soccer team battled with Pomperaug for 70 minutes in the Class L state tournament opener Tuesday. Looking to spring the upset, the Greyhounds trialed 1-0…

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Titles on the line

Naugy boys, Woodland girls reach NVL finals The Naugatuck boys and the Woodland girls reached the NVL soccer championship games after a wild weekend of soccer. No. 1 Naugatuck will…

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Soccer showdown

Naugy gearing up for wide open NVL tournament NAUGATUCK — When Naugatuck boys soccer coach Art Nunes looked around the league at the start of the season he knew that…