Tag Archives: Softball

Hawks battling through rough stretch

BEACON FALLS — Every team goes through a rough patch during the season but eventually comes out of it no worse for wear. The Woodland softball team got off to…

A bonding experience

NAUGATUCK — Every other year since 2009, the Greyhounds have packed their bags during spring vacation and settled in at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla….

On-the-field training

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland softball team is learning early on that the season has its ups and downs. The Hawks have felt the spoils of victory and the sting…

Naugy ‘putting the pieces in place’

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck softball team came into the season with a few of holes to fill, and the early results have seen the Greyhounds fill some of them. The…

‘Collective effort’ to spark offense

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck softball team comes into the season needing to find a way to manufacture a few runs. Naugatuck graduated All-NVL and All-State slugger Jackie Aronin, a .455…

Hawks ‘ready for the season’ 

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland softball team will carry a much lighter bat bag this season after graduating six seniors, four of whom were All-NVL or All-Brass Division in the…

Fortier makes impact on South Africa tour

Influencing the life of another for the better is among the most significant actions a person can take.  Albertus Magnus junior and former Naugatuck High softball player Gillian Fortier learned…

Summer of softball

Local players hone skills with travel ball Success never comes by accident. It’s marked by hard work, dedication and an undeniable commitment — characteristics found within players whose devotion takes…

Greyhounds leave their mark

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck softball team finished the regular season 11-9 before quick exits in the NVL and the Class L tournaments. That didn’t keep the Greyhounds from leaving a…

Hawks to be represented at Select Games

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland softball team came into the season armed with six seniors and high hopes but fell victim to a late-season slump. Senior captains Carla Piccolo, Sam…