Category Archives: Cross Country

‘Hounds don’t miss a step

NAUGATUCK— The Naugatuck cross country program had an impressive season last fall. The question this year was whether the Greyhounds could sustain the pace without some of their key players…

Hawks seek to remain frontrunners

BEACON FALLS — Woodland cross country head coach Jeff Lownds tried to sound politically correct and humble in the same breath when talking about is girls team. “The league title…

Naugy returns strong group

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck sports certainly had an impressive fall in 2014. The football team went 9-2 and made a state semifinal appearance. The volleyball team went 14-6 and secured the…

Hawks, ‘Hounds run strong at states

MANCHESTER — The Naugatuck and Woodland cross country teams made their presence felt at state competition. The Naugatuck girls and boys squads competed in the Class L meet Oct. 25…

Fleet of foot

Naugy boys, Woodland girls claim cross country crowns WATERTOWN — The day before the Naugatuck Valley League cross country championships, Woodland’s Kelsey Mitchell and Clara Drozdowski had a prediction for…

Cross country clash

Naugy boys, Woodland girls finish regular season perfect DERBY — Entering the final meet of the regular season Oct. 7 at Derby’s Ryan Athletic Complex, both the Naugatuck and Woodland…

Off and running

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High boys cross country team hasn’t missed a step from last season, and the girls are right on their heels. Led by Dan Schumacher, the defending…

Hawks set the pace

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys and girls cross country teams remained undefeated after sweeping their meets Tuesday. Both squads improved to 8-0 on the year after running the table…

Ready to run

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Valley League is one of the toughest conferences in the state when it comes to overall cross country talent from top to bottom, and Naugatuck will…

Hawks look to stay on top

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland cross country teams are looking to pick up where they left off last season, with a title defense in one hand and the possibility of…