Tag Archives: Sports

Taking the next step

There are no guarantees in the pursuit of athletic excellence. Athletes must rely on their own effort, determination and hard work, especially when making the leap from high school to…

Athletics after high school

Over the past four years, a group of athletes from Naugatuck and Woodland thrilled fans by competing on the fields, courts and in the pool. In June, they marked the…

Spring teams deal with winter’s stubbornness

Just when you thought the coast was clear, there comes that knock at the door from Old Man Winter. Heading into the final week of February, we couldn’t help but…

Higher athletic learning

Dozens of local athletes saw action at colleges and universities throughout the state, region and country this fall. We’ve done our best to round up all the action here, but…

Creating ‘Hawks Pride’

This fall will mark athletic anniversaries for Naugatuck High School and Woodland Regional High School. This week, the third and final installment of this look back series, won’t examine one…

Top sports moments of 2015-16

One of, if not the biggest sports rivalry in the Naugatuck Valley League, is Naugatuck and Woodland. Perhaps the biggest reason this rivalry remains strong in every sport, besides being…

Weather woes postpone start of spring season

Winter is not about to relinquish its hold on us even though the first day of spring has come and gone. Snow, rain and cold temperatures all played their role…

‘Hounds continue to battle

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls basketball team achieved what it was hoping for emerging from December with a 2-3 record while waiting for some players to get healthy The month…

Overtime

Naugy notes Baseball The Greyhounds stand at 5-5 on the year after a stretch of five games in seven days. Naugy got things started April 23 with a 9-3 win…

Overtime

Naugy Notes Track and Field The Greyhounds opened the season Saturday at the 10th annual Bloomfield Invitational. Results from the meet weren’t reported. Naugy opened the NVL season Tuesday versus…