Category Archives: Soccer


Hawks make historic run

MIDDLETOWN — The Woodland girls soccer season started on a sunny warm afternoon in early September when the Hawks took the field filled with so much hope of leaving their…


Hawks make history

Woodland girls advance to Class M soccer semifinals   BEACON FALLS — The top-seeded Woodland High girls soccer team had the home-field advantage in the Class M quarterfinals Friday, but…


Naugy fights through season of adversity

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls soccer season came to an end on Monday after the No. 21 Greyhounds dropped a 5-0 decision to No. 7 Joel Barlow in the first…


Tourney recap

State tournament action continues today, and three teams from Naugatuck and Woodland are still standing. Volleyball Woodland, the top seed in Class M, is on to the quarterfinals. The Hawks…


Hawks rally to win title

WATERBURY — With time running out in the Naugatuck Valley League girls soccer championship Nov. 4, the Hawks found themselves down to Watertown 1-0. It was just the second time…


Defense paves way for 3-peat

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck boys soccer team didn’t exactly light up the scoreboard this season, averaging just a little over two goals per game. But when it came time to…


Woodland boys reach finals

WATERBURY — The Woodland boys soccer team stood the NVL tournament on its ear. The Hawks held on Tuesday to defeat Oxford, 1-0, in the semifinals of the tournament at…


Naugy comes together right in time  

WATERBURY — During the regular season, the Crosby boys soccer team picked up its first win over Naugatuck in nearly a quarter century. The Greyhounds got their revenge Tuesday night….


Hawks return to title game

WATERBURY — Ever since the Woodland girls walked off the field at Municipal Stadium last year following their loss to Watertown in the NVL soccer title game, the Hawks had…

Naugatuck’s Hailey Boulanger (3) battles for possession against Watertown defenders during the NVL semifinals at Municipal Stadium in Waterbury on Monday. Watertown won, 2-0. –KEN MORSE

‘Hounds fall in semis

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck girls showed up at Municipal Stadium Monday on sheer will power and determination as they sought to reach the NVL soccer championship game for the seventh…