Category Archives: Swimming

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Hawks swim to 8th at states

BEACON FALLS — Not limited by its baker’s dozen roster, the Woodland boys swim team posted an eighth-place finish at last week’s Class S championships at Wesleyan University in Middletown….

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Naugy takes final strokes

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck boys swim season wrapped up at the Class L state championships last week. The ‘Hounds had a total of five swimmers who qualified for the finals in…

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Winter wrap-up

  At long last, the high school winter sports season is all over in these parts. We say that not as much in a good-riddance manner as we do ready…

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Woodland makes waves

WATERBURY — Despite fielding one of the smallest team at the Naugatuck Valley League championships, the Woodland boys swam to a sixth-place finish at the league finals last Friday at…

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Naugy swims to 4th at NVLs

Greyhounds earn personal bests as times drop in the pool WATERBURY — In the sports of swimming and diving, you can only control your performance. Based on that premise, the…

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Gawronski sets records in pool

PROSPECT — Dia Gawronski, an eighth-grade student at Long River Middle School, had a season to remember as a member of the school’s swim team. Gawronski set five school records…

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Hawks ‘pumped’ for NVLs

BEACON FALLS — The week leading up to the Naugatuck Valley League boys swimming championships is an exciting one for Woodland. “They’re pumped and their energy is increasing,” Hawks coach…

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Naugy to lean on depth

NAUGATUCK — Expect the Naugatuck boys swim team to be competitive at next week’s Naugatuck Valley League championships. Judging by recent results against some of the NVL’s top teams, Naugy…

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Pleasant surprises fill Naugy’s season

NAUGATUCK — Earlier this season, Naugatuck boys swimming head coach Jim McKee took a chance on some of the team’s inexperienced varsity swimmers. In the meet against Glastonbury on Dec….

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Hawks piling up personal bests

BEACON FALLS — Woodland boys swimming coach Tom Currier makes no secret that January is the toughest month for his team in practice. Now that the Hawks have made it…