Category Archives: Swimming


Records fall, wins mount for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Records are falling at Woodland, and it’s translating into an increasing number of victories. Junior Dia Gawronski shattered the school record in the 200 IM and the…


Blend of experience, youth leads Greyhounds to win

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls swim team used a mixture of experience and youth to swim past Holy Cross Tuesday night and get back in the win column. Led by…


Hawks use depth to swim past ‘Hounds

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls swim team continued to show itself as one of the top teams in the NVL by earning a 93-85 win over Naugatuck Sept. 30….


Meeting expectations

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls swim team entered the season with high expectations. The Hawks haven’t disappointed. “They’ve met and slightly exceeded [my expectations] primarily based on the times…


Naugy’s quickness, depth on display

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls swim team is off to a quick start. The Greyhounds earned a 96-82 win over Torrington Sept. 16 and improved to 2-0 with an 87-84…


Hawks have high hopes, goals

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks have made strides in the pool the past two seasons. In 2014, Woodland finished 7-6 finish and seventh at the NVL championships. Last year, Woodland…


Naugy progressing with season in sight

NAUGATUCK — With a week to go before the start of the season, the Naugatuck girls swim team is hard at work preparing for the first meet. Naugatuck head coach…


Naugy returns to State Open

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School boys swim team recorded its best postseason since 2011. The Greyhounds swam to second place in the Naugatuck Valley League championship, landed in the…


Hawks swim to 12th at states

MIDDLETOWN — The Woodland boys swim team capped the season with a 12th-place finish at the Class S championship March 15 at Wesleyan University. The Hawks posted 169 points to…


Naugy makes run at title

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck Valley League championship swim meet had a whole lot of competitors but really only one team to beat: the defending champion Holy Cross Crusaders. Naugatuck, Torrington,…