Category Archives: Baseball

Post 17 in the thick of Zone 5 battle

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion senior team last ruled Zone 5 in 2007. Heading down the homestretch of this season, Post 17 is vying for the top spot once…

Post 17 not letting up

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Senior Legion baseball team is showing it is a true contender in Zone 5. Post 17 (9-4) won nine of ten games, outscoring opponents 64-21 in…

Bats ‘come alive’

Post 17 shrugs off slow start, wins six straight NAUGATUCK — The start to the season has been a tale of two weeks for the Naugatuck Senior American Legion baseball…

Post 17 starts season with rough stretch   

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Post 17 opened the season with a tough stretch of opponents. The combined record of Naugatuck’s first three opponents — Oakville, Bethel, and Shelton — was 9-2…

Post 17 returns solid roster

NAUGATUCK — With the end of the high school season in sight, summer baseball is in full swing. The Post 17 senior American Legion team contends for a state playoff…

Tournament update

Naugy softball advances in Class M, Woodland baseball falls in second round Naugatuck softball coach Kevin Wesche knows how nice it is to have a leadoff hitter who gets on…

Woodland baseball, Naugy softball advance in states

After a disappointing week in the Naugatuck Valley League tournaments, a pair of local teams on the diamond staged rallies in the first round of state tournament action Tuesday to…

NVL baseball, softball tournaments delayed due to storm impact

The start of the Naugatuck Valley League baseball and softball tournaments have been pushed back due to the impact of last week’s powerful storm. The baseball and softball tournaments are…

Woodland not short on arms

Large, diverse pitching staff leads way for Hawks BEACON FALLS — Woodland baseball coach Mike Kingsley thinks junior Zach Bedryczuk might be the best pitcher the Hawks have. He’s only…

Opportunities slip by Greyhounds

NAUGATUCK — Fighting for the final spot in the Naugatuck Valley League tournament, the Naugatuck baseball team had opportunities to make up ground playing several teams that were ahead of…