Category Archives: Swimming

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…

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…

Naugy looking to take home title

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys swim team came into this season with its best shot to win the Naugatuck Valley League title since the Greyhounds ran off four championship seasons…

Woodland swimmers focus on NVLs

BEACON FALLS — With the regular season in the books, the Woodland boys swimming and diving team has turned its attention to the Naugatuck Valley League championships. Swimmers and divers…

Association lauds Hawks for sportsmanship

BEACON FALLS — The old adage of “Winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing” doesn’t necessarily apply when it comes to the Woodland girls swimming and diving team. The Hawks…

Hawks focus on ending regular season strong

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys swimming and diving team is focusing on finishing the regular season strong. “We are looking on track to finish well,” Woodland head coach Tom…

Greyhounds on the homestretch

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys swim team has found out a lot about itself this season. The Greyhounds (6-2, 5-1 NVL) found out they can go toe to toe with…

Naugatuck, Holy Cross go down to the wire

NAUGATUCK — The much-anticipated matchup between defending NVL champion Holy Cross and NVL runner-up Naugatuck was everything it was expected to be as the two collided Jan. 27 in the…