Category Archives: Sports

Baseball, softball postseasons heating up

They battled from behind, rallied for a lead, and even tied a game with a two-strike suicide squeeze bunt in the seventh. But none of it was enough for the…

Timber team carves its niche

BEACON FALLS — Three years into the Woodland timber team’s existence, there’s no doubt that the woodsmen — and woodswomen — have cut a permanent niche for themselves at the…

Naugy girls win NVL title in drama-filled final

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck girls tennis team pulled victory from the jaws of defeat to win the Naugatuck Valley League tournament championship for the second time in the last four…

Naugy boys take care of business in NVL tennis final  

WATERBURY — When the time came to decide a Naugatuck Valley League boys tennis champion, the Greyhounds did what they’ve been doing all season long — they went out and…

Greyhounds keep battling on the links

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck golf team may not be where they want to be at this point in the season, but that hasn’t stopped the Greyhounds from battling on the…

NVL baseball, softball tourneys set to play

The Naugatuck Valley League baseball and softball tournaments are ready to go. Opening-round games are at the higher seeds on Monday. All games are weather permitting In baseball, No. 3…

Hawks reaching goals

BEACON FALLS — The goals have been simple this year for the Woodland golf team, and coach Bill Carangelo is happy with the progress his Hawks have shown. “They are…

NVL baseball tourney shaping up to be wide open

The Naugatuck Valley League baseball tournament might be as wide-open as any in recent memory. Holy Cross, Wolcott, St. Paul and Woodland are jockeying for the top four spots in…

Many teams ‘in the thick of things’ heading into softball tourney   

A few weeks ago it appeared that everything was business as usual with the Naugatuck Valley League softball tournament on the horizon. Oxford, St. Paul, Holy Cross and Seymour looked…

Naugy boys, girls reach NVL tennis finals

The Naugatuck boys and girls tennis teams advanced to the Naugatuck Valley League tournament championships in the same year for the first time in school history. The girls team has…