Category Archives: Sports

Third time the charm for NHS girls’ soccer

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck girls’ soccer team is the 2009 Naugatuck Valley League champion, after it defeated Torrington by a 5-1 margin Thursday night at Municipal Stadium. Tournament MVP senior…

Naugy boys’ soccer wins 4th straight title

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck boys’ soccer team won its fourth straight Naugatuck Valley League championship Thursday night, topping Watertown, 2-1, at Municipal Stadium.

Marcos Soares broke a scoreless stalemate in the 34th minute, heading home a perfect corner kick by Ralph Roper.

The Greyhounds controlled possession for much of the second half, but the Indians’ Nick Polletta found the back of the net with just 11:02 to play, evening the score at 1-1.

Heart-stopping win sends Naugy to NVL final

WATERBURY — The Greyhounds advanced to the Naugatuck Valley League championship game following a real heart-stopper at Municipal Stadium Tuesday night. Naugatuck defeated a very tough Sacred Heart squad, 2-1…

Hounds spikers advance to NVL semifinal

WATERBURY — It was a trick-or-treat match for the Naugatuck volleyball team on Halloween. It ended with treats and a trip to the Naugatuck Valley League tournament semifinals. The Greyhounds…

Hawks eliminated from NVL tourney

WOLCOTT — The Woodland boys may have been edged out of Naugatuck Valley League tournament contention on Thursday evening, but the girls’ squad (8-6-2 in the regular season) fared better and qualified.

They faced Torrington (10-5-1) in round one, and the two squared off on the turf at Wolcott High School on a blustery Halloween afternoon, just before the rain clouds broke.

Naugy’s injury woes continue in loss

NAUGATUCK — At one point during the hobbled Greyhounds’ (3-4) 24-14 loss to previously winless Kennedy (1-6) last Friday, head coach Rob Plasky was about to call a play then…

CN Sportsflash 10-30-09

Naugatuck beats rival Seymour on the pitch and sophomore fullback Jake Yourison has a rushing performance for the ages.

Crosby edges Hawks out of NVL tourney

BEACON FALLS — It was something like a championship—the Crosby Bulldogs were in eighth place in the Naugatuck Valley League, and Woodland was nipping at their heels going into Thursday’s…

NVL volleyball tourney schedule released

The Naugatuck Valley League released its first-round volleyball tournament schedule Thursday morning. All games will be played Saturday, Oct. 31. At Seymour High School 1 p.m. (3) Woodland vs. (6)…

Close, but no Brass for Woodland spikers

SEYMOUR – What a match. The de facto Naugatuck Valley League Brass Division championship in Seymour Wednesday night between Woodland and the Wildcats was everything a title match should be—thrilling,…