Tag Archives: Post 17

Frantic finish leads to tourney

NAUGATUCK — Post 17’s goal for the season was to qualify for the American Legion state tournament, a feat that Naugatuck fell one win short of accomplishing last year. Naugatuck…

Going down to the wire

Post 17 in battle for final tournament spot in Zone 5 NAUGATUCK — After trying to cram 24 games in a span of six weeks, the 2016 American Legion baseball…

Post 17 fighting for tourney spot

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion Post 17 baseball team heads into the homestretch of the season smack in the middle of a logjam for the final spots to qualify…

Post 17 evens mark with win over Easton

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Post 17 picked up a much needed win over Easton on Tuesday night to even its record at 5-5 on the season. Post 17 earned the 5-1…

Pitching, defense carrying Post 17 early on

NAUGATUCK — As the Naugatuck Post 17 American Legion baseball team enters the third week of the season, the pitching remains a bit ahead of the batting. “We are getting…

Deeper Post 17 squad gets season started

NAUGATUCK — The American Legion Post 17 baseball team opened the season last week with some added depth and a come-from-behind win. The deeper roster stems from the Prospect-Beacon Falls…

Post 17 ends season in style

NAUGATUCK — The end came as all endings do. Heartfelt hugs and some regrets marked the conclusion of the Naugatuck Post 17 American Legion baseball team’s season. Last Thursday at…

Season winding down

The American Legion baseball schedule is grueling with 27 games in six weeks. But when a series of rainouts enter the mix, the chore can become overwhelming at times. Naugatuck…

Post 17 fighting for playoff lives

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion baseball team had an opportunity to take control of Zone 5. As they enter the final week of the regular season, Post 17 is…

Post 17 back in the hunt

NAUGATUCK — Redemption in baseball often comes with just one swing of the bat. Post 17 starting pitcher Spencer Dreher got his shot with one out in the bottom of…