Category Archives: Track and Field


Full speed ahead for Pernell

NAUGATUCK — Often in athletic competition an opponent is the least of the obstacles standing in the way of success. Overcoming adversity is one of the most challenging roadblocks, especially…


Onakpoma leaps to glory

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High junior Fejiro Onakpoma has had a star-studded year. During the basketball season, the 6-foot, 3-inch center/forward helped to power the Greyhounds to the state championship game…


On track for success

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck track team achieved what they could this season. The boys won the NVL championship meet for the first time since 2010, while the girls finished third….


Hawks post top 10 finishes

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks put up some notable results at a stacked Class M track and field competition last week. Historically, the Class M field produces some of the…


Naugy boys go the distance

Girls take third at NVL track championship NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys track team pulled off the trifecta by winning the NVL championship meet May 27 at Naugatuck High. The…


Woodland girls 3-peat

Boys take home third place at track championship NAUGATUCK — The Woodland girls track team showed the kind of depth that galaxies are made of at the NVL championship meet…



Naugy to approach NVLs with balanced attack NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys and girls track teams certainly have the athletes to compete at next week’s NVL championship meet. The question…


Track crown on the line

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys and girls track teams finished with the best regular season records the past few seasons, and then a week later needed to go out…


Hawks keep eyes on finish line

BEACON FALLS — When the Woodland Hawks hit the track the first thing they focus on is the finish line, and they have crossed it ahead of their competition on…


Picking up the pace

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck track team got the season off to a slow start. But, the Greyhounds have picked up the pace the past two weeks. The Greyhounds continued to…