Category Archives: Sports

Naugatuck thriving behind balanced offense

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High football team hasn’t had a problem scoring in recent memory. The Greyhounds have scored less than 20 points just once in 23 regular-season games under…

Naugy making strides, seeing results

NAUGATUCK — With a roster of only 15 swimmers, many of them underclassmen, the focus for the Naugatuck High girls swim team isn’t so much on what the competition does,…

Mix of experience, youth propels Hawks

BEACON FALLS — With an equal mix of seasoned veterans and young swimmers who are making their presence felt, the Woodland girls swim team is measuring up quite well to…

Hawks turn defense into offense

BEACON FALLS — Volleyball, like most sports, is all about scoring points. But for the new-look Woodland spikers, their strength is refusing to give up many points. The Hawks, who…

Consistency key to Greyhounds’ performance 

NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds haven’t lose a set in seven of nine matches so far — a dominating performance that head coach Kevin Wesche attributed to consistency across the volleyball…

Bulinski’s career night sparks Hawks

DERBY — Two dozen starts into his career as Woodland’s quarterback, Tyler Bulinski enjoyed a career night — but one that might become a regularity during his senior season. In…

Naugatuck Hall of Fame to induct new class

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Hall of Fame will induct its 48th class this month. This year’s inductees are Paul Fitzpatrick, Sharyn Harrison, Bridget Squires Benner, Stanley “Chuck” Rek Jr. and…

Greyhounds clicking on the pitch  

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck boys soccer coach Ryan Kinne said his team thought about last year’s loss in the Naugatuck Valley League tournament to Woodland as the Greyhounds traveled to Beacon…

Greyhounds pick up the pace

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys and girls cross country teams are picking up the pace. The boys improved to 8-0 win wins over Kennedy, 15-50, Watertown, 19-42, and Wolcott, 20-43,…

Hawks on solid footing

BEACON FALLS — A week after narrowly stumbling for its only blemish of the season, the Woodland boys cross country squad regained its footing last week in Torrington. The girls…