Category Archives: Swimming


Naugy swimming with confidence

NAUGATUCK — Postseason time has arrived in the NVL. League tournaments for some sports wrapped up this week, and the focus will turn to the NVL girls swim meet on…


Youth movement propels Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks are getting a lift from their youngest swimmers — just in time for the NVL finals. When the conference’s final meet takes place this Saturday,…


Naugy goes deep to edge Hawks

NAUGATUCK — The Naugy swim team’s depth has been a work-in-progress. Last Friday, the ‘Hounds showed strides have been made. The Greyhounds overcame no divers in their lineup and outlasted…


Thunderfish holding tryouts

NAUGATUCK — Tryouts for the Naugatuck Thunderfish, a competitive, recreational swim team for swimmers ages 6 to 18, are next week. Tryouts are three nights, Oct. 7 to Oct. 9,…


Naugy shows staying power

NAUGATUCK — The end of a meet tends to challenge the endurance of an inexperienced swimmer. And while the Greyhounds’ lineup lacks depth in numbers and experience, the results tell…


Hard work pays off

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls swim and diving team is off to a fast start. A combination of leadership, perseverance and some up-and-comers has led to wins over Wilby,…


A homecoming for Naugy

‘Hounds returns to home pool with a foundation to build on NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds are back at home and ready to compete. Renovations are complete at the Naugatuck High…


Hawks to lean on depth, diving

BEACON FALLS — As the Woodland girls swimming and diving team looks to continue building on improvements made over the past couple of seasons, the Hawks will have one key…


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….


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…