Category Archives: Swimming

Team-first Gawronski to swim for Air Force

BEACON FALLS — Being part of a team means a lot to Woodland swimmer Dia Gawronski. As the senior piled up accomplishments in the pool this season — which included…

Hawks make history

WATERBURY — Woodland swimmer Dia Gawronski said she told her teammates they would make history last Friday. And she made sure of it. Gawronski and her teammates put forth an…

Naugatuck swims to 6th at NVLs

WATERBURY — Naugatuck head swim coach Jim McKee has been encouraging his young team to keep working hard all season long, and the Greyhounds’ times have improved over the course…

Ready to make a splash

Woodland and Naugatuck will look to make waves next week when the league comes together at Kennedy High School in Waterbury for the NVL championship meet. The diving competition is…

Naugatuck swimmers celebrate in win over Holy Cross

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls swim team celebrated senior night on Tuesday with a convincing 90-60 win over Holy Cross. Senior captains Jaimee Trumbley, Stephanie Almeida and Meghan Messier along…

Hawks enjoying fruits of their labor

BEACON FALLS — The challenging practices and hours spent in the pool are paying off for the Woodland girls swimming and diving team. The Hawks won their seventh meet in…

Hawks swim past ‘Hounds

NAUGATUCK — The Woodland swim team showed its overall depth and experience in a 90-78 victory against Naugatuck last Friday. The Hawks captured first and second place in five of…

Woodland fires on all cylinders

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland High girls swim team experienced all the highs and lows of a season within just a few days. The previously unbeaten Hawks suffered their first…

Greyhounds have reasons to rejoice

NAUGATUCK — Signs of progress are easy to see for Naugatuck head swimming coach Jim McKee. Even in a 90-90 tie last Friday against Oxford, the veteran coach found plenty…

Hawks off to fast start

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks have started the season in rousing fashion, winning their first four meets and breaking school records in the process. Woodland improved to 4-0 with a…