Tag Archives: cheerleading


Hawks save their best for NVLs

WATERBURY — The Woodland cheerleaders posted their highest score of the season at Saturday’s NVL championship at Crosby High School. The Hawks scored a team total of 71 points and…


Naugy, Woodland compete at cheerleading championship

WATERBURY — The NVL cheerleading championship was held at Crosby High School Saturday with 10 all girls teams competing for the title and four entrants competing in the co-ed division….


Cheering for the champs

As the confetti rained down at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., following the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl XLIX victory Feb. 1, Prospect native Melanie Sanches celebrated the…

Hawks hosting annual cheer invitational

BEACON FALLS — The 9th Annual Woodland Hawks Cheer Invitational will be held Feb. 8 at the high school, 135 Back Rimmon Road. The doors open at 10 a.m. and…

Woodland Regional High School cheerleaders perform a routine during a pep rally in November. The Board of Education has reinstated the assistant coach position for the squad after it was cut from the budget in June. –FILE PHOTO

Board restores assistant cheer coach job

  REGION 16 — The Board of Education reinstated the assistant cheerleading coach position at Woodland Regional High School after parents raised concerns about safety and the size of the…

Cheerleading coaches sought for JR Hawks

The Woodland JR Hawks is seeking volunteers to fill head and assistant coaching positions for cheerleading. The head coach must be at least 21 years old. Assistant coaches must be…

High school teams hosting sports clinics

Greyhounds hosting softball clinic NAUGTUCK — The Naugatuck High School softball team will be hosting its annual summer camp this summer. The camp is scheduled for July 18 to July…

Naugatuck Pop Warner All-American scholars, from left Christopher Yacavone, Matthew Johnson, Kylen Kuroski, Ryan Pollock and Devon Biancerelli. Missing from the photo are Kassie DeFala, Chloe Bevan, Kaylee Carasone, Casey McGrath and Tyler Deitelbaum. CONTRIBUTED

Naugy Pop Warner well represented with All-American scholars

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Pop Warner Football and Cheerleading program had 10 members selected for the 2011 National All-American Scholar program this year. The 2011 class of Pop Warner All-American…

The NHS cheerleading squad was the only one in Connecticut to send members to the Disney Christmas Parade last month.

Spirit of the Greyhounds: Cheerleaders shine

The life of a student-athlete is a daily grind not for the faint of heart. Three-hour practices, weekly competitions—it’s not uncommon to see players, still in uniform,  sitting on the…