Category Archives: Sports

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Naugatuck shut out by New Milford

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion Post 17 team’s hitting woes continued as it failed to get a run across in a 5-0 loss to New Milford American Legion. Naugatuck…

Some things never change

Damn, it feels good to beat Manny. Ramirez’s return to Beantown marked last weekend’s Red Sox-Dodgers series, and it meant different things to different fans — a fact made clear…

Fowler, WRHS sprint medley race at nationals

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Brandon Fowler finished 27th in the 400-meter hurdles and Woodland’s 800-meter sprint medley relay placed 19th Saturday at the New Balance Nationals at North Carolina Agricultural and…

PBF legion continues offensive struggles

WATERBURY — The offensive struggles of Prospect-Beacon Falls American Legion Posts 194 and 25 continued Monday night at Municipal Stadium in an 8-0 shutout loss to Waterbury. Waterbury pitcher Tim…

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Hawks start to find answers at spring game

BEACON FALLS — One thing will be sure about the Woodland football team this fall: Senior Jack DeBiase will be the man on both sides of the ball. Besides the…

Plasky excited for fall after spring game

NAUGATUCK – Naugatuck sports fans might become accustomed this fall to the sight of a stable of thoroughbreds galloping past the competition. No, horse racing isn’t coming to the borough….

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Naugatuck’s Dean begins trek to majors

Pat Dean’s first stop in the Minnesota Twins’ farm system has been determined:  Elizabethton, Tenn., the team’s rookie-league affiliate in the Appalachian League. That news wrapped up a whirlwind week…

Morse: Fun in youth sports on the decline

What happened to the fun in sports, and especially youth sports? I realize in the field of athletic competition, the desire to compete is fueled by the conquest of victory…

Fowler 2nd, Williams top six at New Englands

NEW BRITAIN — Woodland’s Brandon Fowler placed second in the 300-meter hurdles and Naugatuck’s Amanze Williams earned top-six finishes in both the long and triple jumps last weekend at the…

PBF legion wants to forget loss at Oxford

OXFORD — It was one of those games that head coach Jim Augelli and Prospect-Beacon Falls American Legion Post 25 would rather just forget. PBF allowed 13 runs on 15…