Tag Archives: Soccer

Opportunities are there for Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — Defense will keep teams competitive, but putting the ball into the back of the net is what will put games into the win column. The Naugy boys soccer…

Woodland surging after sluggish start

BEACON FALLS — After a sluggish start to the season, the Woodland High boys soccer team is starting to fire on all cylinders. The Hawks are undefeated in their last…

Lesson learned through adversity  

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls soccer team is learning to overcome adversity — the kind of lessons that will make the Hawks a team to contend with heading down…

Naugy primed for second half of season

NAUGATUCK — Halfway through the season, the Greyhounds find themselves in excellent position. “We are at the midpoint of the season and very happy at where we stand,” Naugatuck head…

Early loss a ‘wake-up call’ for Naugy

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys soccer team has played four matches against Naugatuck Valley League opponents. The Greyhounds have yet to surrender a goal to conference foes. But the lone…

Up to the challenge

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls soccer team entered the season with some big holes to fill after the graduation of three-year, starting goalie Jenna Pannone and All-NVL offensive players…

Greyhounds bringing their A game

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls soccer team may be young and a tad inexperienced, but the Greyhounds have brought their A game to every match this season. That was evident…

Hawks hope to build off outburst

BEACON FALLS — Through the first week and a half of the boys soccer season, Woodland coach Tony Moutinho had a simple assessment of what he’d learned about his Hawks….

Naugy, Woodland set for early-season match

The NVL girls soccer season is barely a week old and Greyhounds and Hawks are preparing to face off on the pitch Friday. Both teams come into the fray with…

Stout defense calling card for Hounds, Hawks

The NVL boys soccer season got underway last Friday, and the defending champion Naugatuck Greyhounds picked up where they left off last season. The Greyhounds are off to a 2-0…