Tag Archives: Basketball

44 years of hoops

Naugatuck’s Friday Night League still going strong NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Basketball Association, often referred to as the Friday Night League, had a modest beginning 44 years ago in the…

Kuczenski goes out a champion at Eastern

When former Naugatuck big man Brandon Kuczenski was on the court for the Greyhounds good things happened. Playing as a captain for Naugy, the 6-foot-5-inch 240-pound Kuczenski, a two-time All-NVL…

Naugy’s journey ends in postseason

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys basketball team’s journey back to the postseason led the Greyhounds to Norwich on Monday night for a first-round game in the Class LL state tournament….

Greyhounds battle Torrington

Red Raiders heat up, pull away from Naugatuck in Class L opener TORRINGTON — The Greyhounds came into the season looking to qualify for the state tournament for the first…

Woodland falls in first round

Seniors paved the way to postseason BEACON FALLS — The game plan entering the season was for the young Hawks to follow senior captains Morina Bojka, Maddie Hupprich and Jenna…

Hawks end season on high note

BEACON FALLS — With only two returning players with considerable varsity minutes under their belts, it took a while for the Woodland boys basketball team to get the pieces to…

League immortalizes legend

BEACON FALLS — Anyone who grew up in Beacon Falls over the last 40 years, probably has a memory about Doug Moffat. And it probably makes them smile to this…

Girls’ tournaments set

The brackets are set for the girls’ state basketball tournaments. Naugatuck (7-13) is the No. 26 seed in the Class L tournament. The Greyhounds will visit NVL foe and No….

Greyhounds in NVL tourney, Hawks pick up another win

The Naugatuck boys basketball team has achieved its second goal of the season — qualifying for the Naugatuck Valley League tournament. The Greyhounds secured their spot as the No. 8…

Ball’s in their court

Woodland, Naugatuck look to take advantage of opportunities The Woodland and Naugatuck girls basketball teams are headed for states. Now, what the Hawks and Greyhounds do with their opportunities is…