Tag Archives: Baseball

Spikers take the court

In only the third game of the season, the Greyhounds and Hawks went at it on Tuesday night in Naugatuck. The Greyhounds rallied from down 2-1 to earn the 3-2…

Dogs capture elusive title  

The Tri-State League has gone to the Dogs. Literally. After several years of near misses, the Naugy Dogs captured the Tri-State World Series last week with an 8-4 win over…

Successful transition for Hackers

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Hackers turned a transition year into a successful season.  Ten years after winning its first league title, the Hackers remained a contender this summer. The adult…

Brown Roofing wins Babe Ruth title

NAUGATUCK — Brown Roofing defeated Sibbys Automotive in the Naugatuck Babe Ruth final Aug. 6 to win the championship for the second time in three years. In a game 2,…

A streak on the diamond

Before the high school sports year begins, we would like to take a few weeks to look back at some of the most memorable sports streaks Naugatuck High and Woodland…

Dogs find success with family atmosphere

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Dogs family came back together this summer for another successful season. The Dogs, now in their 11th season in the Tri-State League covering northwest Connecticut, have…

Post 17 running out of chances

NAUGATUCK — With the season winding down, the Naugatuck Post 17 baseball team needs to make up ground quick to secure a spot in the tournament. “I still believe we…

Post 17 puts together win streak

NAUGATUCK — A three-game winning streak put Naugatuck American Legion Post 17 back in the thick of things in Zone 5. Oakville (13-1) was in the top spot of the…

Dean endears new fans in South Korea

Naugatuck native Pat Dean has quite a fan club some 8,600 miles from his hometown. Dean, the 28-year-old left-hander and a third round pick of the Minnesota Twins in 2010,…

Post 17 falls to Waterbury, Shelton 

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion baseball team continues to get solid pitching while the bats are struggling to put runs across the plate. Shane Swierbitowicz turned in another solid…