Category Archives: Sports

Sibling tradition helps fuel Hawks’ track success

BEACON FALLS — Boys run with boys. Girls run with girls. That’s the way it’s always been at high school track meets, but sometimes there’s one exception — the interminable…

Greyhounds turn their attention to NVL meet

NAUGATUCK — After wrapping up the regular season, the Naugatuck High boys and girls track teams are looking to contend for Naugatuck Valley League titles. The Naugatuck boys completed an…

Greyhounds the top dogs heading into NVL tennis tournaments

The road to the Naugatuck Valley League tennis championships will go through Naugatuck. The Greyhounds are the No. 1 seeds in the boys and girls team tournaments set to begin…

Rockies buy Dean’s contract

WALDORF, Md. — After a brief stint with the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, Naugatuck native Pat Dean’s contract was purchased by the Colorado…

Woodland experiences growing pains

BEACON FALLS — Woodland softball coach Loren Luddy knew that her young team’s fast start to the season wouldn’t last forever. The Hawks settled back down to earth at the…

Golfers getting into the swing of things

NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds continue to drop their scores on the golf course, an encouraging sign for head coach Peter Kovalski. “We are seeing the scores come down a bit,”…

No panic for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — After a six-game win streak came to a screeching halt against Holy Cross on April 29, there was no panic for the Woodland baseball team. The 10-5…

Naugy runs on pitching

NAUGATUCK — One way to end up in the win column is to not let the opponent score. A feat that’s easier said than done, but that has been the…

Dean signs with Blue Crabs

After being released by the Minnesota Twins on the final day of spring training camp, Naugatuck native Pat Dean is pitching for the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic…

Greyhounds battling for spot in NVLs

NAUGATUCK — The top six teams appear solidly in place for the Naugatuck Valley League softball tournament with a couple weeks to go in the regular season, while a handful…