Category Archives: Sports

Former NVL basketball rivals join forces 

Once fierce rivals, Naugatuck’s John Lukau and Waterbury’s Kerwin Prince, Jay Turner and Gaeley Etienne have joined forces in the new postgraduate prep school basketball program at Notre Dame High…

Hawks look to get on a roll

ANSONIA — He may not have posted the highest totals in the box score, but Woodland senior Trey Mastropietro lived up to his name — and his nickname — in…

Unselfish play sparks fast start for ’Hounds

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys basketball team has busted out of the gate this season with a perfect mark, but head coach Mike Wilson knows there’s still a lot of…

Naugy girls develop solid core on the court

NAUGATUCK — The Naugy girls basketball team entered the season looking to replace five seniors that graduated. Following a loss to Sacred Heart to open the season, the Greyhounds won…

Experience breeds confidence for Hawks   

BEACON FALLS — There are plenty of differences between January 2019 and January 2020 for the Woodland girls basketball team. This year’s 5-2 record — compared to 1-6 last season…

Overtime with Ken Morse

Mo’s Moments Record-breaking performance Woodland sophomore Jake Arisian broke the school record in the 500 freestyle with a blistering pace of 5:04.10 during a meet against Torrington Jan. 7. Creating…

Woodland’s Sturdevant off to fast start

Omer, Dupre take to wrestling in their first year competing in the sport BEACON FALLS — Another season, another fast start for Woodland wrestler Elias Sturdevant. The sophomore is following…

Naugatuck’s Wilcox ready to get back on the mat

NAUGATUCK — After a slow start to the wrestling season, Naugatuck junior Logan Wilcox is eager to get back on the mat. Wilcox, who wrestles as a team of one…

Hawks rack up medals, qualify for states at indoor meets

BEACON FALLS — There was no coal in the stockings for the Woodland indoor track team at recent holiday meets in which the Hawks competed. Woodland girls coach Jeff Lownds…

Greyhounds make some noise on the track

NAUGATUCK — With two indoor track meets under their belts, the Greyhounds have made some noise early this season. The boys and girls teams both earned four top-ten finishes in…