Tag Archives: Class S

Hawks face familiar foe in final

The last time Woodland played for a state football championship, the Hawks were underdogs. But they still were Great Danes in 2005. They might be more like Chihuahuas in 2013….


Fancher provides Hawks with intense leadership

SOUTHINGTON — It’s a good thing Woodland’s football jerseys aren’t green. Levi Fancher might actually be confused with the Incredible Hulk. Fancher, the senior linebacker and captain, is emotional leader…

Woodland’s Mike Kenney (9) runs after a catch as Bloomfield’s Clive Clunie (2) gives chase during the Class S semifinal Dec. 7 in Wolcott. The Hawks won the game, 30-26, and will face Ansonia Friday night in the Class S final. –RA ARCHIVE

One game left

Poeta comes up big as Hawks advance to Class S final WOLCOTT — Until last weekend, the only people who had ever heard of Joe Poeta were his family, friends…

Woodland's Jonathan Scirpo (8) celebrates with Coby Vaccarelli (25) Tuesday night in Beacon Falls after a touchdown. The Hawks defeated Morgan, 47-21, to advance to Saturday's Class S semifinals. –RA ARCHIVE

Hawks advance to Class S semifinals

BEACON FALLS — Woodland thought its run defense was good Nov. 29 against Seymour. The Hawks’ encore in the Class S quarterfinals was even better. No. 4-seeded Woodland held Morgan…