Category Archives: Sports

Offense is key for Greyhounds on the diamond

  NAUGATUCK — Before the season started, Naugatuck head baseball coach Tom Deller expressed more concern about the Greyhounds’ performance at the plate than he did about their effort on…

Powerful pitching propels Woodland

BEACON FALLS — Woodland freshman Riley Kane couldn’t have imagined a much better start to her career as the Hawks’ starting pitcher. Kane tossed a pair of mercy-rule no-hitters in…

Woodland fencers win second straight state title

BEACON FALLS — Woodland may not have an official fencing team, but that didn’t stop some Hawks from winning a high school state championship last month. The fencers representing Woodland…

Greyhounds looking to stay on par with NVL

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High golf team returns a slimmed down version of last season’s team that boasted 25 players and finished 4-8 in the regular season and eighth at…

Naugatuck Basketball Association wraps up regular season

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Basketball Association reported results from recent games. The regular season ended March 27, and the playoffs started March 29. Palmer Herman Chiropractic 74, Ion Bank 60:…

Woodland rebuilding with young golfers

BEACON FALLS — With only one returning player on the Woodland golf team this year, coach Bill Carangelo knows that this spring might feature some wild shots and stray putts…

Hawks have ‘good problem’ with large numbers for track team

BEACON FALLS — With the sight of about 100 athletes crammed outside the Woodland locker rooms fresh in his head, longtime Hawks track coach Jeff Lownds admitted that it can…

Naugy in position to compete in NVL

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys and girls outdoor track teams may not have all the pieces in place, but they have enough to be a contender in the Naugatuck Valley…

High expectations for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The cupboard is anything but bare for the Woodland boys tennis team. With almost all of last year’s starting lineup returning this spring, coach Mike Magas and…

Naugy returns solid lineup

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys tennis team has built a solid reputation over the past couple of seasons under former head coach Anthony Mariano, advancing to the Naugatuck Valley League…