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Locals move on in NVL tennis tourney

Several local tennis players moved on to the second day of action in the Naugatuck Valley League tennis tournaments Thursday afternoon. In boys action in Beacon Falls, Woodland’s Mike Krakowski…

Woodland’s Julia Lawton attacks the net Thursday during the NVL girls tennis tournament semifinals. Lawton defeated Wolcott’s Natalie Pagano 8-3. However, the Hawks as a team fell to the Eagles 4-3. PHOTO BY LARAINE WESCHLER

NVL tournaments update

Softball Naugatuck fell to Holy Cross 2-1 Wednesday in the semifinals of the NVL softball tournament. The Crusaders slipped past the Greyhounds on an RBI single by Mikaela Rice in…

Woodland’s Ryan Angeloszek drives around a Crosby defender during the  quarterfinals of the NVL tournament Feb.  26. Angeloszek led the Hawks with with 11 points. PHOTO BY KEN MORSE

Hawks remain proud after humbling loss

WATERBURY — During the final timeout of Woodland’s loss to Crosby in the Naugatuck Valley League tournament quarterfinals last Saturday, Hawks head coach Tom Hunt made a point that will…

Woodland’s Heather Framski (34) puts up a shot over Seymour’s Christina Cretella (23) during the Hawks first-round victory in the NVLs Feb. 19. Framski scored 16 in the game to become the Hawks’ all-time leading scorer. PHOTO BY KEN MORSE

Torrington ends Hawks’ NVL tourney run in semis

WATERBURY — For as hard as the Woodland girls basketball team played in Saturday’s Naugatuck Valley League tournament quarterfinal win over Seymour, coach Gail Cheney thought something was lacking in…

Woodland 3rd, Naugy 4th at NVL swim meet

WATERBURY – Katie-Jean Hinckley won two events to help lead Woodland to a third-place finish at the NVL girls’ swimming championships Saturday. Naugatuck finished fourth overall at the meet.Torrington won the…

Woodland senior Jessica Patrizi prepares to spike the ball in the NVL tourney final against Seymour. Patrizi was named to the all-tournament team.

Woodland volleyball beaten again by ‘Cats

WATERBURY – Minutes after Woodland’s 3-1 loss to Seymour in the Naugatuck Valley League girls’ volleyball championship game last Thursday, Hawks coach Jim Amato sat on the bleachers at Wilby High…

Naugatuck's Luis Carvalho and Watertown's Branden Fonseca go after the ball Wednesday night at Municipal Stadium in Waterbury. Watertown defeated Naugatuck, 2-1, to win the NVL championship.

Naugy boys fail to win 5th-straight NVL title

WATERBURY — It was the defining moment of a championship season. The Watertown boys had every right to wilt, to hang their heads and maybe think this was not to…

Naugatuck's Isabelle Moody controls the ball as Watertown's Jessica Spezzano moves in to try and take control Wednesday night in Municipal Stadium. Watertown defeated Naugatuck, 2-1, for the NVL title.

Hounds can’t rally against Watertown girls

WATERBURY — The stat sheet shows that it was all Naugatuck, but the score sheet told a different story. The Watertown girls’ soccer team scored in the second minute, built…

Heather Framski makes a pass during Tuesday's NVL semifinals at Wilby. Framski was integral to Woodland's victories in the first and third sets as the Hawks swept Kennedy, 3-0.

Woodland spikers back in NVL title game

WATERBURY – Woodland’s victory over Kennedy in the Naugatuck Valley League semifinals came down to one simple, fundamental key to victory: Execution. The Hawks communicated, passed well, finished points and played…

Naugatuck's Marcos Soares looks to get by Kennedy's Jaoa Dias during Monday's NVL semifinals at Watertown. The Hounds blew out the Eagles, 6-1.

Hounds to play for fifth-straight NVL crown

WATERTOWN – The Naugatuck boys’ soccer team playing Kennedy in the Naugatuck Valley League tournament semifinal might seem like a historical mismatch. On the turf of the Mills Complex in…