Category Archives: Sports

Union City all-stars squeeze by Prospect

George Cambrelen came off the bench and delivered. Cambrelen belted a two-out, pinch hit, game-tying single in the top of the sixth to lead the Union City Little League 11…

Local adult team stands in third place

The opponents of the Connecticut Hackers, the Naugatuck-based adult baseball team, aren’t just having trouble scoring runs—they are having trouble getting hits. The Hackers allowed just one hit in a…

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Arsenault leads PBF to victory over Monroe

MONROE – In one of its strongest offensive efforts of the season, Prospect-Beacon Falls American Legion Posts 194-25 drove in seven runs to support a five-hitter by Tom Arsenault and…

PJF all-stars trounce Seymour, 14-0

It had been nearly three weeks since the Peter J. Foley little leaguers took part in live game action. Head coach Ron Plasky held a slight concern that his players,…

Diver’s former team reigns in PJF league

NAUGATUCK — At Peter J. Foley Little League’s opening day ceremony, league President Bob Dibble announced the season would be dedicated to the memory of the late Dustin Diver. It…

Marlins win second consecutive UCLL crown

NAUGATUCK — Ryan Dykes picked a good time to pitch his best game of the season. The Marlins won the Union City Little League Major Boys’ championship for the second…

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MLB hopeful Hiscock earns win in pro debut

FISHKILL, N.Y. — Steve Hiscock remembers growing up in Naugatuck, playing in the Union City Little League and dreaming of becoming a big leaguer. That vision just got a little bit…

Thomaston team fields local talent

WATERBURY — Around this time of year, I like to travel around the area in the evening and try to catch a baseball game or two. I work my way…

PBF offense can’t find its stride

MONROE — Prospect-Beacon Falls American Legion Posts 194-25 took a lead late into Tuesday’s game at Monroe, but surrendered a pair of unearned runs in the fifth to waste a…