Tag Archives: swimming and diving

Hawks 3rd, Greyhounds 5th at NVL swim meet

WATERBURY — Woodland tied a school record with a third-place finish while Naugatuck placed fifth at the Naugatuck Valley League swimming and diving championships Saturday at the John Reardon Pool…

Overtime with Kyle Brennan

To make the New Year happy … I’m back! Round of applause The Woodland girls basketball team is off to another fantastic start at a perfect 9-0 heading into an…

Woodland swimmers impress despite loss

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys swim team lost its season-opening meet, but won over its head coach. Tom Currier, the Hawks’ coach, was pleased with individual results in a…

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Chucta earns Class S all-state honors

PLAINVILLE – “Chucta earns all-state diving honors.” Sounds like a familiar headline. But two years later, it’s Woodland junior Dayna Chucta, not her older sister Heather, placing third at the…

Woodland 3rd, Naugy 4th at NVL swim meet

WATERBURY – Katie-Jean Hinckley won two events to help lead Woodland to a third-place finish at the NVL girls’ swimming championships Saturday. Naugatuck finished fourth overall at the meet.Torrington won the…

Greyhounds set records despite loss

For the Greyhounds last Friday, it wasn’t about the present.  It was about the future. Despite a 93-74 loss to Torrington, arguably the Naugatuck Valley League’s best girls swim team,…

Naugy swimming past opponents

Practice is paying off for the Naugatuck girls swim team. The Greyhounds enter this week after winning back-to-back meets. Naugy overcame Seymour on Oct. 1, and seven days later knocked off…

Greyhound swimmers pick up the pace

If you take one passing glance at the results of last Friday’s Naugatuck-Watertown girls’ swim meet, you’ll notice that the Greyhounds won five events, but lost by six points. Analyze…

WRHS swimming bounces back

In 4 minutes and 17.3 seconds the Woodland girls’ swim team showed the promise and potential of this season and beyond. Head Coach Mike Magas had faith in three sophomores…

Local swimmer excels in state championship

In the pursuit of athletic excellence, hard work is always part of the equation. For 14-year-old Emma Gawronski of Beacon Falls, dedication and commitment to competitive swimming have paid off….