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Tourney roundup

Naugatuck Valley League tournaments are wrapping up, and heating up. On Saturday, the Woodland girls tennis team faced Watertown in the tournament final at Woodland. The No. 2-seeded Hawks, the…


Woodland advances to final

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls tennis team beat Naugatuck Wednesday to advance to the Naugatuck Valley League title match. The No. 2 Hawks, defending NVL champions, got past the…


Hawks reach final

Greyhounds fall in quarterfinals of NVLs WATERBURY — Abbey Rosato has played girls volleyball for four years at Woodland High, and she’s never seen a game extend all the way…

Naugatuck goal keeper Kaitlin Carter was named co-MVP of the Naugatuck Valley League girls soccer tournament. KEN MORSE

Watertown’s speed too much for Naugatuck

WATERBURY — Naugatuck had no answer for the sheer speed of Watertown’s Jessica Spezzano, who recorded a hat trick to propel the Indians past the Greyhounds, 3-1, in the Naugatuck…

Woodland senior Jen Tavares won the 100-yard backstroke, finished second in the 100 freestyle, and helped two Hawks relay teams to second-place finishes at Saturday's NVL swimming and diving championships.

Hawks 3rd, Greyhounds 5th at NVL swim meet

WATERBURY — Woodland tied a school record with a third-place finish while Naugatuck placed fifth at the Naugatuck Valley League swimming and diving championships Saturday at the John Reardon Pool…

Tayler Boncal and the Woodland volleyball team suffered their first loss of the season in the NVL tournament quarterfinals on Friday at Kennedy. RA ARCHIVE

Local spikers fall in NVL quarterfinals

The Naugatuck volleyball team wasn’t necessarily expected to win its Naugatuck Valley League tournament quarterfinal against Seymour. But Woodland was certainly supposed to prevail. Instead, both local squads fell in…

Naugatuck's Christina Jando and Woodland's Savannah Aviz battle for possession during Saturday's NVL semifinal. The Greyhounds beat the Hawks on penalty kicks to advance to another league championship game.

Naugy girls top Woodland in PKs to reach NVL final

WATERTOWN — 100 minutes of soccer weren’t enough to separate the Naugatuck and Woodland girls in Saturday’s Naugatuck Valley League tournament semifinals. Penalty kicks were. The Greyhounds’ Kelly Koslosky and…

Woodland will face Watertown for the NVL title on Tuesday night after the Hawks' 1-0 win over Naugatuck in Saturday's semifinals. Woodland tied and beat the Indians in two regular-season meetings.

Woodland boys beat Naugy, will play for NVL title

WATERBURY — Eric Dietz scored two minutes into the match and the Woodland Hawks moved one step closer to earning a Naugatuck Valley League title with a 1-0 victory over Naugatuck on…


NVL and state tourney updates (as of 2:30 p.m., Nov. 4)

Last weekend’s wicked nor’easter and the subsequent widespread power outages continued to wreak havoc on the Naugatuck Valley League and now the CIAC state tournaments. The NVL athletic directors met…

Naugatuck senior Muad Hrezi won his second straight NVL cross country championship on Thursday at Veterans Park in Watertown. Hrezi won the race in 15:50, 20 seconds faster than teammate Nick Moriello, who finished second. SPECIAL TO CITIZEN'S NEWS

Hrezi wins NVL boys cross country title

WATERTOWN — For the second consecutive year, Naugatuck’s Muad Hrezi is the best cross country runner in the Naugatuck Valley League. Hrezi won the league championship meet on Thursday at…