Category Archives: Golf

Junior golfers win championships

NAUGATUCK — Hop Brook golf pro Bryan Nixon announced the 2017 Junior Club champions following the completion of the junior tournament last week. The two older groups, ages 15-18 and…

Martino wins Hop Brook club championship

NAUGATUCK — The 2017 Hop Brook men’s golf championship came down to a pair of seasoned veterans on the links with Ray Martino getting past Todd Gronau by a 2+1…

The shot of a lifetime

91-year-old sinks first hole-in-one NAUGATUCK — With one swing, George M’Sadoques gave hope to anyone who has ever lifted a golf club. The retired machinist, who will turn 92 next…

Former champs to square off for Hop Brook club title

NAUGATUCK — The Hop Brook Golf Course men’s club championship is down to the final round after a whirlwind of activity last weekend. Last year’s runner-up Todd Gronau, the 2002…

Hop Brook tees off championship with upsets

NAUGATUCK — The Hop Brook Golf Course men’s club championship tournament got underway this past weekend, and there were more than a few upsets that shook up the leaderboard. Last…

Nixon settles in at Hop Brook

NAUGATUCK — Bryan Nixon is settling in at Hop Brook Golf Course in his first summer as general manager and golf pro at the nine-hole, borough-owned course. “The feedback that…

Naugy girls show game on the links

NAUGATUCK — The girls are making strides when it comes to golf in the NVL. The NVL held a nine-hole tournament for the girls in the league June 1 at…

Strong shooting nets Hawks second at NVLs

BEACON FALLS — For the second time in the last three years, the Woodland golf team finished runner-up at the NVL championship match. The Hawks shot an impressive round of…

Greyhounds will look to build on progress

NAUGATUCK — Getting to the NVL golf championship was not half the battle, it was the battle for the Naugatuck golf team. The Greyhounds surged with three wins in their…

Hawks coming on strong

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland golf team rang up its best round of the season on Monday, and it couldn’t come at a better time. The Hawks bested Kaynor Tech,…