Category Archives: Cross Country

Off and running

SEYMOUR — It may have been the first race of their high school careers, but Woodland freshmen Jaden Young and Brooke Iannone looked like seasoned veterans during the season-opening cross…

Woodland ready to run

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys and girls cross country teams have been working hard in the preseason and are ready to compete against the NVL. Both teams finished third…

Greyhounds seek to pick up where they left off 

NAUGATUCK — The expectations are high again this year for the Naugatuck cross country team. The boys enter this season with 42 straight NVL wins and have won the NVL…

A glorious run for Greyhounds

Before the high school sports year begins, we would like to take a look back at some of the most memorable sports streaks Naugatuck High and Woodland have to offer….

Woodland runners cap season at states

MANCHESTER — The Woodland cross country teams put up solid efforts at the state championships Saturday at Wickham Park. The boys team finished fifth in Class SS, while the girls…

Naugy boys run to 8th at Class L meet

MANCHESTER — For the seventh year in a row, the Naugatuck boys cross country team broke into the top ten at the Class L state meet. The boys finished eighth…

Championship run

Naugatuck boys dominate en route to NVL title, girls place seventh WATERTOWN — No one in the NVL could catch the Nauagtuck boys on the cross country course the last…

Hawks chase down third at NVLs

WATERTOWN — The Woodland boys and girls cross country teams finished the regular season third in the NVL standings, so it came as no surprise that the Hawks placed third…

Cross country duo inspires team

NAUGATUCK — Normally, the best cross country runners can inspire their teammates to championships or better performances by dropping times as the season unfolds. It’s an indication they aren’t relying…

Hawks ready to challenge NVL

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys and girls cross country teams will be among the challengers for the crown at the NVL championship meet. The only question that remains is…