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Naugatuck girls basketball coach Jodie Ruccio had some big shoes to fill when she took over for longtime coach Keith Raczkowski five seasons ago. Ruccio, a former New Jersey point guard, has met the challenge with a passion to succeed.  KEN MORSE

Coach’s Corner: Jodie Ruccio

NAUGATUCK — All great competitors have one thing in common: A passion to succeed. Naugatuck girls basketball coach Jodie Ruccio felt that fire in her belly as a senior point…

Lauren Piroscafo, left, is emerging as lead lady for Greyhounds.

Piroscafo emerges as go-to player

The Naugatuck girls basketball head coach Jodie Ruccio knew very well what she had coming into the season. After losing six seniors to graduation, including 1,000-point career scorer Jessica Webber,…

# 31 Meg Perrin tires to get a pass over # 2 Naugatuck Renee Augustine to Watertown #25 Kelly Lewis.

Offense sputters as Naugy girls fall to 0-3

WATERTOWN — After losing six seniors to graduation, Naugatuck girls head coach Jodie Ruccio’s main concern heading into this season was to hold opponents to between 35 and 40 points…

Naugatuck lost last year’s leading scorer, Jessica Webber (4), to graduation.

Greyhound girls seeking new go-to player

NAUGATUCK — As the Naugatuck girls basketball team tips off its season this week, it will look to fill a void left by six seniors who graduated and capitalize on…