Tag Archives: Post 17


Post 17 gets back to winning ways

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion baseball team got off to a 4-1 start and sat tied for the Zone 5 lead before stumbling against the top two competitors. Post…


Post 17 off to hot start

NAUGATUCK — Eight years have past since Naugatuck Post 17 left a lasting impression on American Legion baseball and won the Zone 5 title. Naugy returns a veteran squad this…


Run ends for Post 17

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion baseball team put on a late run winning seven of its last 10 games to qualify for the state tournament for the first time…


The homestretch

Naugatuck battling for playoffs, Posts 194-25 winds up season The American Legion baseball regular season is winding down this week with Naugatuck Post 17 still in the hunt for a…


Opportunities slip by Post 17

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion baseball team has fallen off the mark a bit in Zone 5. Through 19 games, Naugatuck has compiled a 10-9 record and stands in…


Consistency key for Post 17

  NAUGATUCK — For the past six seasons Naugatuck Post 17 has fielded teams on paper that could compete with the best competition in Zone 5. All the tools were…


Post 17 eyes Zone title

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion baseball team hasn’t contended for a Zone 5 title in the last six seasons, last winning the zone in 2007 after a 22-5 season….


Future looks bright for Post 17

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion junior squad ended its run in the state tournament last Wednesday at Bethel High, dropping a 10-5 decision to Fairfield. The Post 17 juniors…

Post 17’s Jason Bradley tosses the ball to second base to double up Danbury’s Ryan Rivas Sunday afternoon at Rotary Field in Naugatuck. Post 17 won the game, 1-0. –ELIO GUGLIOTTI

Post 17 falls short of playoffs

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion Post 17 baseball team was mathematically eliminated from contention in the pursuit of a state tournament bid Tuesday when it dropped a tough 5-2…

Adam Neveski and Post 17 are battling for the postseason as the American Legion season enters the homestretch. –FILE PHOTO

Post 17 battling for playoff spot

NAUGATUCK — The American Legion baseball season is winding down to its final week of the regular season with several teams clinging to their chances at a playoff spot. Waterbury…