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Adversity provides lessons for ‘Hounds

NAUGATUCK — Winning can sometimes create a higher expectation than what reality dictates. The Naugatuck boys basketball team opened the season 8-2 with the only losses coming against Holy Cross…

Naugy girls to vie for NVL crown

WATERBURY — After the season-opener between Naugatuck and Sacred Heart back in December — a 51-23 victory for the Hearts — Naugatuck head coach Gail Cheney proclaimed, “Now there is…

Naugy advances in NVL tourney

The Greyhounds advanced to the semifinals of the NVL girls basketball tournament after a rugged win over Crosby on Saturday. No. 3 Naugatuck beat No. 6 Crosby, 50-38, in the…

Naugy swims past Woodland in regular-season finale

BEACON FALLS — The Naugatuck boys swim team knew Tuesday’s final dual meet of the season against Woodland was an important last chance to swim competitively before the championship season….

School record, personal bests highlight Class L meet for Naugy

The Greyhounds set a school record, ran personal best times, and crowned a state champion at the Class L indoor track and field state championship meet Feb. 8 at the…

Contributions aren’t hard to come by for Greyhounds

NAUGATUCK — The goals were simple when head coach Gail Cheney took over the Naugatuck girls basketball program at the start of the season — reach the postseason and develop…

Naugatuck, City Hill girls ‘Scheithe Strong’

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck and City Hill Middle School girls basketball teams joined forces on Tuesday night to show support for City Hill girls basketball coach Fred Scheithe, who is…

Family ties connect Greyhounds’ past and present

NAUGATUCK — There is really nothing in the heat of competition that can quite match the intensity of a sibling rivalry. From a game of hoops out in the driveway…

Greyhounds win six straight

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls basketball team put together a pair of four-game winning streaks to start the season 8-3, and no one really noticed. The Greyhounds have ripped off…

Naugatuck hits rough patch

BEACON FALLS — A rough patch of the season for the Naugatuck boys basketball team continued Tuesday — in more ways than one. The Greyhounds suffered their fourth loss in…