Category Archives: Swimming

Naugy out to turn difficulty into success

NAUGATUCK — After placing sixth at last year’s NVL championships, the Naugatuck girls swimming and diving team heads into a new season with a group of 22 swimmers. The Greyhounds…

High hopes for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls swim team thinks it could be in for a special season, and with the Hawks led by the top returning swimmer in the Naugatuck…

Naugy swimmer competes at nationals

NAUGATUCK — Over the past two seasons, Naugatuck High swimmer Brian Goggin has been gaining a reputation in the NVL as a fierce competitor. As Goggin heads into his senior…

Woodland girls swim team sponsoring clinic

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls swim team is sponsoring the Dive In Swim Clinic in August. The clinic runs for from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 7 through Aug….

Hawks finish 16th in Class S

The Woodland boys swim team capped the season last week with a 16th-place finish in the 32-team field at the Class S state meet. “The season was fun,” Woodland head…

Naugy places 29th at State Open

The State Open swim meet brought together the top 24 performers in each event from the four state divisions combined on Saturday to Kiphuth Pool on the campus of Yale…

Naugy swims to ninth in Class L

The Naugatuck boys swim team finished the season in the top ten of Class L. The Greyhounds swam to ninth with 215 points at the Class L state meet on…

Seniors build solid foundation

NAUGATUCK — Four years ago a young bunch of wide-eyed freshmen listened to their legendary swim coach, Jim McKee, talk about the glory days. Naugatuck once ruled the NVL in…

Naugy pushes champs to the edge

WATERBURY — No one ever said the road to a championship would be an easy trek. Sometimes the journey can be a heartbreaking trail. For the Naugatuck boys swim team…

Clark dives to title, Hawks swim to eighth at NVLs

BEACON FALLS — Woodland diver Riley Clark knew the Naugatuck Valley League 1-meter diving championship would come down to the last dive. Clark, a sophomore, was keeping track of his…