Category Archives: Sports

Mike Kennedy will not quit

Greyhounds senior captain Mike Kennedy is not the type of person who looks for sympathy or pity about his plight, a strong characteristic not usually found in such a young…

Woodland alumni bring swagger and moxie

Imagine a coaching staff like this: Joe Montana helping out with quarterbacks and offensive skill positions, Walter Payton assisting the running backs and defensive backs, and Lawrence Taylor coaching up…

Watch out for Naugy in 2011

Success on the field of athletic competition is 60 percent physical and 40 percent mental. To prove that theory, sports is filled with stories like the Amazing Mets of Tom…

Pool Hawks cap school-best season

MIDDLETOWN — The Woodland girls’ swimming and diving squad put the lid on its most successful season in school history Saturday at the Class S state championships at Wesleyan University…

Naugy swimmers lay foundation at Class L

MIDDLETOWN — It had been a long, hard season of rebuilding for the Naugatuck girls’ swim team under head coach Jim McKee, but the Greyhounds saw the rewards of their…

Woodland spiked from Class M tourney

MILFORD — The winningest season in Woodland volleyball history came to an end last Friday in the Class M quarterfinals, as the fifth-seeded Hawks dropped a 3-1 (25-12, 25-16, 23-25,…

Hawks romp Hearts on Senior Night

BEACON FALLS — Brandon Fowler has been an integral part of the Woodland football program for the last few years. He’s scored touchdowns—11 in three years, including two in the…

Woodland’s Alfiere to pitch at Quinnipiac

BEACON FALLS — Hawks senior softball star Katie Alfiere signed last Friday at Woodland her national letter of intent to play at Division I Quinnipiac University, making her the second…

NHS swimmers qualify for L championships

The following Naugatuck swimmers and relay teams qualified Saturday for the Class L divisional finals to be held Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. at Wesleyan University. The heat in…

Hawks swimmers qualify for S championships

The following Woodland swimmers and relay teams qualified Saturday for the Class S divisional finals to be held Tuesday, Nov. 17, at 7 p.m. at Wesleyan University. The heat in…