Greyhounds look to build on passion

By Ken Morse, Citizen’s News NAUGATUCK — The saying goes, “It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish.” In this strange, pandemic-shortened winter high school...

Hawks take another step forward

By Ken Morse, Citizen’s News BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls basketball team has been to the semifinals of the Naugatuck Valley League tournament before...

Naugatuck native finds coaching success with Florida Southern

By Mark Jaffee, Republican-American It's been quite a coaching path for Mike Makubika. From team manager to volunteer coach to associate head coach, the Naugatuck native...

Greyhounds, Hawks earn NVL honors

By Ken Morse, Citizen’s News The winter high school sports season took a small step in the direction of brining normalcy back into the lives...

Coach’s Corner: Mike Wilson

NAUGATUCK — There is an age old expression, “that Rome wasn’t built in a day.” When former Naugatuck basketball star Mike Wilson took over...

Meder inspires on and off the court

BEACON FALLS — What Danie Meder brings to the Woodland girls basketball team can’t be measured on a stat sheet. She provides the kind...

Season preview: Boys basketball

Naugatuck2020-2021: 10-3 regular season, lost to Sacred Heart in NVL championship gameGraduated: Justin Barth, Julaquis Minnifield (All-Iron), Grzegrz Lutrzykowski, Rob Sanders (All-Iron)Seniors: Avery Hinnant...

Benches making an impact

The Naugatuck and Woodland boys basketball teams may be heading in different directions, but they do share one thing in common — a bench...

Naugy boys bury Torrington to tip off year

By Ken Morse, Citizen’s News The Naugatuck boys buried Torrington in an avalanche of 3-pointers Feb. 12 to start the season with an 82-56 win. It...

Naugatuck boys advance to NVL title game

By Ken Morse, Citizen’s News NAUGATUCK — Winning a championship may be easier than defending that title. The defending Naugatuck Valley League boys basketball champion Greyhounds...

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