Category Archives: Softball


Greyhounds find a groove

NAUGATUCK — After playing in the warmth of Orlando, Fla., the Naugatuck softball team returned to the borough late last week to some more fantastic weather. Just like the weather…


Kiley hurls no-hitter

BEACON FALLS — Stephanie Kiley gave the kind of performance in the pitcher’s circle that can lead a team to victory. Kiley, the Hawks’ senior co-captain, fired a no-hitter April…


‘Hounds find magic

NAUGATUCK — Walt Disney World. The place where magic happens. A little magic was what Naugatuck head softball coach Kevin Wesche was looking for as he took his team to…


Hawks up to the task

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland softball team came into the season with the daunting task of rebuilding a dynasty. Over the last four seasons Samantha Lee gave the Hawks a…


Familiar faces fill lineup

NAUGATUCK — Coach Kevin Wesche and his team stepped onto the football field last week for the first time this season for tryouts. Football field? Doesn’t Wesche coach softball? Wesche…


New-look Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks will have a different look and approach on the softball diamond this season. Woodland ended last year in the second round of the Class M…


District play heating up

Robert A. Cole Little League is off to a hot start in the District 3 Major Baseball tournament. Cole is 2-0 after defeating Prospect, 3-2, on Tuesday night in Naugatuck….


Bash to benefit UCLL

NAUGATUCK— Union City Little League is hosting a Ball Park Bash to raise funds for facility improvements. The bash, which will feature appetizers, drinks door prizes and a raffle, will…


Softball seasons end

The postseason runs for the Woodland and Naugatuck softball teams ended abruptly in early-round state tournament action this week. The Hawks, seeded eighth in Class M, bowed out to No….


‘Hounds, Hawks advance

WATERBURY — Who needs strikeouts? Naugatuck softball pitcher Jenna Miller doesn’t. Miller allowed two earned runs and scattered eight hits as the No. 5 Greyhounds knocked off No. 4 Holy…