Category Archives: Sports

Naugy Notes Sept. 16-22

Girls’ Soccer There was no letdown for the Naugatuck girls following their thrilling, season-opening victory over Holy Cross, as the Hounds took care of business in Wolcott last Thursday, wrapping…

Word From the Woods Sept. 16-22

Girls’ Soccer After a somewhat disappointing tie with Ansonia to kick off the season last week, Woodland has obliterated its last two foes. Last Thursday, the Hawks steamrolled Sacred Heart,…

WRHS boys’ soccer relies on new leaders

WATERBURY — The Woodland boys’ soccer team reaped the consequences of fouls Friday, as Sacred Heart turned a pair of free kicks into goals in a 3-1 defeat of the…

Hawks best Hounds in five-game thriller

NAUGATUCK — Woodland needed an answer to Naugatuck’s stingy defense. And Stephanie Badale stepped up. Badale smashed five kills in the final game to complete a come-from-behind win for Woodland in…

Shutout by Hounds, hat trick by Martins

NAUGATUCK — Junior Tiago Martins recorded his second hat trick in as many games, seniors Manny Nobre and Brian Costa each tacked on a goal, and Naugatuck kept its opponent…

Woodland football romps in Putnum, 51-14

PUTNAM — That was disappointing. No, not that Woodland picked up its first win of the season Thursday. But the 100-plus Hawks faithful that made the almost two-hour trip to…

Naugy swim dominant in season opener

NAUGATUCK — Swimming is the type of team sport in which a squad’s success is determined by the sum of its individual successes. On Friday at the Alex “Gimbo” Sullivan…

Naugatuck stuns No. 4 Seymour, 27-13

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SEYMOUR — The Greyhounds scored the first touchdown of the game then came back from a 13-12 fourth-quarter deficit to upend the No. 4 Wildcats, 27-13, at DeBarber Field last Thursday night.

Hounds’ spikers sweep Wilby

NAUGATUCK — Motivation can be a funny thing. Naugatuck head volleyball coach Fred Scheithe found that out on Tuesday night. After Naugatuck struggled on serve in game two against Wilby, Scheithe…

Late goal lifts Naugy over rival Holy Cross

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Valley League season got under way in dramatic fashion on Tuesday night when two of the league’s girls’ soccer heavyweights battled it out in the borough….