Category Archives: Football

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…

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…

Hounds win national championship 

The third time was the charm for the Naugatuck U12 Hounds. The Hounds defeated the Detroit Hurricanes, 28-27, in overtime to win the Division 3 Pop Warner national championship Saturday…

Wildcats overwhelm Hawks

SEYMOUR — The Seymour High football team had a whole lot to play for in its annual Thanksgiving eve rivalry matchup against Woodland, and the Wildcats sure played like it….

No quit in ‘Hounds

Naugatuck falls to South Windsor in quarterfinals EAST HARTFORD — The Naugatuck High football team would not quit Tuesday night. The fifth-seeded Greyhounds saw their deficit to No. 4 South…

Ansonia stays a step ahead of Naugy

NAUGATUCK — One by one the Naugatuck football players went up to the Greyhound statue at the entrance of Veterans Field and placed their hand on the hound prior to…

Greyhounds to face South Windsor in Class LL playoffs

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck dropped from the No. 1 ranking in Class LL to the No. 5 seed following the Greyhounds’ 46-28 loss to Ansonia on Thanksgiving. The Greyhounds (9-1) will…

Tradition thrives in season of change

NAUGATUCK — There is an old proverb that states, the more things change the more they stay the same. That’s been evident on the sidelines of Veterans Field this season….

Thanksgiving leftovers

I don’t know how this year has been for you, but 2017 has been the most bizarre year of my life. A quick recap for those who care follows in…