Category Archives: Sports

Dancers show off their moves at NVL championship

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland dance team finished fourth in a field of six teams Feb. 6 at the Naugatuck Valley League dance championship held in the Hawks’ home gym….

Taking care of business

NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds are taking care of business down the final stretch of the regular season. Naugatuck (12-5) has won 10 of 11 games heading into Friday’s game against…

Naugy girls take fourth, boys fifth at NVL meet

NEW HAVEN — The Naugatuck girls indoor track team almost doubled last year’s output, while the boys finished in the middle of the pack at the Naugatuck Valley League championships…

Woodland girls extend title streak

Boys finish ninth at NVL indoor track championships NEW HAVEN — Will the streak ever end? Who knows, but now two full cycles of Woodland High students can say they…

Greyhounds measure themselves vs. Holy Cross

NAUGATUCK — A late January meet against the defending four-time Naugatuck Valley League champions is as good as any measuring stick for the Greyhounds to see where they are at…

Lukau reaches milestone

NAUGATUCK — Only 16 players in the history of Naugatuck High basketball had scored 1,000 career points entering 2019. In Naugatuck’s win against Torrington Jan. 25, senior Jean Lukau made…

Hawks looking to leave a legacy

BEACON FALLS — This season has been, among many other descriptors, different for the Woodland boys swim team. Their 7-0 start to the Naugatuck Valley League season is the best…

Woodland gymnast back on right track

BEACON FALLS — After a two-year injury layoff, Woodland gymnast Kristina Poynton feels like she’s getting back on the right track. “(The season has) been pretty good, but I still…

Beacon Falls duo lifts N.D. of West Haven

Zach Laput and Connor Raines have shared a lot of sports memories throughout their playing days. They began in the Beacon Falls youth recreational leagues and at Laurel Ledge School…

Marks’ return strengthens Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Justin Marks’ varsity sports career at Woodland has been an injury-riddled one. Just last winter as an emerging star for the Hawks’ basketball team, he broke his…