Category Archives: Sports

Hawks perform well at Class M track championships

NEW BRITAIN — Woodland’s scored more points at the Class M outdoor track championships in the past. The Hawks have boasted state champs before. But despite a team performance that…

Greyhounds bow out of Class L tourney

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls softball team had a short run in the Class L state tournament. The No. 12-ranked Greyhounds came up on the short end of an 8-5…

Hawks earn trip to quarterfinals

BEACON FALLS — It doesn’t matter where in the lineup the Woodland baseball team finds itself when it needs runs. The Hawks just keep hitting. Woodland’s potent lineup and strong…

Tennis players take on state competition 

After successful Naugatuck Valley League seasons for the Naugatuck and Woodland tennis teams, both schools mostly wrapped up their spring campaigns in state tournament action at the end of May….

A first for Naugatuck tennis

WATERBURY — Time to clear off a shelf in the trophy case at Naugatuck High School to display the hardware that the boys and girls tennis teams brought back to…

Poynton earns All-American honors

Woodland senior gymnast Kristina Poynton earned All-American honors based on her season’s worth of vaulting performances at the National High School Gymnastics Association Senior Showcase Invitational on May 17 in…

Naugatuck boys race to track title

Girls place fourth at NVL meet TORRINGTON — The Naugatuck boys track team showed the overall balance and depth that led the Greyhounds to an undefeated regular season as they…

Woodland girls take second, boys eighth at NVL meet

TORRINGTON — The streak couldn’t last forever. After six straight Naugatuck Valley League outdoor track championships, the Woodland girls finally fell just short of the league title last Tuesday at…

Powanda completes perfect season

Greyhounds win doubles title WOLCOTT — It was as dominant as any Naugatuck Valley League boys tennis player has been in a long time, and it ended with the formality…

Naugy duo up to the task

BEACON FALLS — When Sacred Heart decided to pair its top two singles players together in an effort to win the Naugatuck Valley League girls tennis doubles tournament, Naugy’s Brielle…