Tag Archives: Sports



Word from the Woods Boys Soccer The Hawks improved to 4-7 on the season after winning two of their last three games. Woodland split games against Wilby and St. Paul….


Sports briefs

Hop Brook holding Junior Club Championship NAUGATUCK — The Hop Brook Junior Club Championship is Aug. 14. Players ages 14 to 17 will play 18 holes of stroke play beginning…


Sports briefs

NVSL sits atop babe Ruth League NAUGATUCK — At the halfway point of the Naugatuck Babe Ruth League season, Naugatuck Valley Savings and Loan stood alone in first place with…


Top 10 senior athletes

The school year that has been over just a few weeks might seem like forever to some, but we’re not ready to put it to bed quite yet. We prefer…


A diamond in the rough

WATERBURY — After several rainouts and limited practice due to soaked fields, the Chase Collegiate baseball team finally got the season underway a week late on April 4. Chase’s starting…


Postseason play underway

The postseason for spring sports is in full swing, with the Naugatuck Valley League playoffs continuing through this week and the state tournaments beginning next week. Here’s a roundup of…


Overtime with Kyle Brennan

Round of Applause Beacon Hose softball begins an 18-game season of what we hope will be mediocrity on Monday evening. The company decided to enter a slowpitch softball team into…


Title run not a fluke

Call it special. Consider it an amazing. Just don’t call the UConn men’s basketball most recent title run a fluke. The Huskies earned the program’s fourth national title and proved…


Winter wrap-up

  At long last, the high school winter sports season is all over in these parts. We say that not as much in a good-riddance manner as we do ready…


CIAC splits up football playoffs

CHESHIRE — The CIAC football committee announced Tuesday the rest of its 2014 playoff restructuring format: There will be four divisions broken into eight tournaments resulting in eight state champions….