Category Archives: Soccer


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…


Hawks get hot

NVL tourney berth comes down to final game BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys soccer team saved its best for last. The Hawks (7-8) have turned it on down the…


Hawks turn up the heat

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks used two late goals to pull away from Ansonia on Tuesday afternoon 3-0 at Woodland for their ninth win in the last 10 games. Three…


Naugy hangs tough with Cross

WATERBURY — Naugatuck put undefeated Holy Cross on notice last Saturday after scoring the first goal in an NVL girls soccer showdown at Municipal Stadium. The Crusaders (12-0-1) managed a…


Rivalry reheated

‘Hounds, Wildcats dual to draw SEYMOUR — Quite a few seasons have passed since the Naugatuck and Seymour boys soccer teams had an all out free-for-all on the pitch. Last…


Rolling along

Greyhounds blend balanced offense, stout defense NAUGATUCK — The key to success for Naugatuck boys soccer has always been centered around a physical defensive presence and the go-to-guy on offense….


Hawks seek to turn hard work into wins

BEACON FALLS — One win can make a difference, just ask the Woodland boys soccer team. After a 1-3 start to the season, Woodland entered its game against Sacred Heart…


Hawks surge past ‘Hounds

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks used a second-half barrage to edge rival Naugatuck 4-2 in a back-and-forth, physical game Monday afternoon at Woodland Regional High School. A penalty kick by…


Focusing a must for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Woodland girls’ soccer head coach Cait Witham stood over her team exhausted with a look of utter frustration, knowing how close her team was to being 3-0…


Hawks seek to fortify defense

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Hawks boys’ soccer team has scored nine goals in their first four games on the season, which would generally be a good sign early on….