Category Archives: Soccer

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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…

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Soccer showdown on the horizon

The Naugatuck Valley League is gearing up for a girls soccer showdown this weekend. The top eight teams in the league will begin tournament play with quarterfinals on Saturday. The…

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Tourney time

The nights are getting noticeably chilly; a sure sign that tournament time is descending on the Naugatuck Valley League. Forget the mittens, bring a helmet as the race for the…

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Hawks lean on stout defense

BEACON FALLS — The mantra of the Woodland girls soccer team over the past few years has been defense and more defense. Woodland brought out its defense Oct. 13 against…

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Working overtime

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls soccer team had to work overtime to get back in the win column. Naugatuck escaped Seymour with a 3-2 overtime victory Monday to improve to…

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Hawks in the hunt

BEACON FALLS — Three weeks ago Woodland boys soccer coach Tony Moutinho was pleased to see his team making progress through a rebuilding season. The Hawks have taken flight since…

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Greyhounds pour it on

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys soccer team clung to a 1-0 lead early in the second half last Friday versus Seymour when the flood gates opened. A couple of down…

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Hawks relentless in win over Naugy

NAUGATUCK — The rematch on the pitch between the Woodland and Naugatuck girls played out as expected Monday — a lot of physical contact but a lot less fouls, at…

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In the thick of things

NAUGATUCK — Entering the fourth week of the NVL boys soccer season the race to the top of the standings is shaping up to be one for the ages. Several…