Category Archives: Sports

Halloween classic put Woodland football on the map

This is the second story of a month-long series commemorating anniversaries of significant moments in Woodland and Naugatuck sports history. Our second story looks at the 15-year anniversary of Woodland’s…

Favorites fall in Hop Brook golf championships

NAUGATUCK — When the rain finally cleared for long enough to allow the Hop Brook golf championships to continue Aug. 12, all three flight favorites were washed away. No. 8-seeded…

Dean, Tigers looking for late-season surge

Winning comes with no guarantees in the game of baseball. Last season, halfway around the world in South Korea, the Doosan Bears were looking to win their third straight Korean…

Dedication and drive guided Hawks to title

This is the first story of a month-long series commemorating anniversaries of significant moments in Woodland and Naugatuck sports history. Our first story looks at the five-year anniversary of Woodland’s…

Hop Brook golf championship tees off

NAUGATUCK — Despite an opening weekend muddled by thunderstorms, the Hop Brook golf championship is underway and most of the top seeds advanced in first-round action Aug. 5. The first…

Oakley wins gold at Special Olympics USA Games

NAUGATUCK — As a member of Team Connecticut, Joshua Oakley traveled to Seattle, Wash. in early July to compete in the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games. The Naugatuck resident returned…

Tournament run ends for Post 17

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Senior Legion baseball team’s magical run through the first round of the state tournament was a short-lived celebration. Days after defeating Guilford in both games of a…

Camp brings past and future together

NAUGATUCK — The future spent some time with the past last week at Naugatuck High’s Veterans Field turf. About 35 youngsters participated last week in a youth football camp in…

Slideshow: NFL alumni football camp

The NFL Alumni Association partnered with Naugatuck High to host a NFL Alumni Youth Football Camp at Naugatuck High School July 23-July 27. The five-day, non-contact football camp was for…

Field set for Hop Brook golf championship

NAUGATUCK — After a rainy start to qualifying, the field is set for the 2018 Hop Brook golf championship. The qualifying field of 45 golfers has been split up based…