Category Archives: Sports

Overtime with Ken Morse

Mo’s Moments Getting in the win column Woodland senior Nick DeLucia scored 20 points to lead the Hawks to their first win of the season — a 66-49 victory over…

Campos named Connecticut Prep School Soccer Coach of the Year

WATERBURY — Joe Campos had over 30 years of experience coaching soccer under his belt when he walked onto the campus of Chase Collegiate School five years ago, but he…

Top 10 high school sports moments from 2019

From all of us at Citizen’s News, here’s wishing all of our readers a happy, healthy and prosperous new year. Surely there’s bound to be clarity this year — after…

Naugy girls finding a groove, Woodland off to fast start  

Naugatuck flipped the switch on the young season with a defensive stand. After opening the season with a loss to Sacred Heart, the Greyhounds trailed Oxford 25-22 at halftime of…

Woodland boys show heart, light schedule for Naugatuck to start year

BEACON FALLS — Although wins didn’t come Woodland’s way before Christmas, first-year coach John Mariano found positive signs during the start to the boys basketball season. The Hawks traditionally start…

Woodland’s Magas dives in to help Nonnewaug

After guiding the Woodland High girls swim team to the Naugatuck Valley League crown in early November, Mike Magas had all intentions of taking the winter off from coaching. When…

Suburban jamboree a success for Greyhounds

NAUGATUCK — The inaugural Edward Mariano Suburban Jamboree proved to be quite the success for the host Greyhounds. Naugatuck put together the jamboree, which brought the Wamogo, Pomperuag, Oxford, Torrington,…

Woodland’s Mariano debuts in his grandfather’s gym

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High has meant a lot to John Mariano and his family. It’s where Mariano played his high school basketball before transferring to Stamford’s Trinity Catholic. The Greyhounds’…

Naugatuck, Woodland girls tip off season

The Woodland girls got the season off on the right foot last week with back-to-back wins over Wolcott and Kaynor Tech. The Hawks survived a defensive struggle with Wolcott Dec….

Naugy on track to pick up the pace

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys and girls indoor track teams head into the season looking to improve on last year’s performances at the Naugatuck Valley League championships. The boys, who…