Category Archives: Soccer


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….


Naugy runs early-season gauntlet

NAUGATUCK — It took one week and four games, but the Greyhounds picked up their first win of the season Tuesday night at home against Torrington. The Greyhounds (1-3) blanked…