Category Archives: Sports

State tourneys starting up

First-round action of the state tournaments gets underway today in girls soccer and volleyball. Naugatuck (10-4-3) earned the No. 9 seed in the Class L girls soccer tournament and will…

Inductees grateful for Hall honor

NAUGATUCK — The stars were out as the Naugatuck Hall of Fame inducted its 47th class. Past Naugatuck sports stars filled the reception room at the Naugatuck Portuguese Club for…

Greyhounds pass test

Playoff berth within Hawks’ reach SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck football team’s first test of the season nearly turned into its first loss of the season. Three clutch defensive plays by…

Plenty on the line when Hawks, Chargers clash

  BEACON FALLS — One of the biggest football games to ever be played in Beacon Falls is almost here. Woodland, which improved to 7-0 with a 40-0 win over…

Woodland boys advance to NVL final

WATERBURY — Woodland coach Tony Moutinho had just two words for his team after the NVL boys soccer semifinal Tuesday at Crosby’s Jimmy Lee Stadium: “Mission accomplished.” Maciej Lewicki scored…

NVL tournaments rolling along

The Naugatuck Valley League boys and girls soccer championship tournaments got off to a rousing start Monday afternoon. No. 2 Naugatuck and No. 3 Woodland advanced in the boys tournament…

Naugatuck, Woodland ready to dive into NVL championships

The Naugatuck and Woodland girls swim teams are gearing up for a run at a Naugatuck Valley League championship. Woodland, the defending league champion, lost key swimmers from last year’s…

NVL tourney roundup

The postseason started Saturday with the quarterfinals of the Naugatuck Valley League volleyball tournament. No. 3 Woodland advanced with a 3-1 win over No. 6 Ansonia. Steph Krebbs paced the…

Greyhounds building on success 

NAUGATUCK — The zeroes that seem permanently burned into the opponent’s side of the scoreboard make the Naugatuck football team feel stronger by the week. The Greyhounds posted their fourth…

NVL soccer tourneys postponed

The Naugatuck Valley League boys and girls soccer championship tournaments, scheduled to begin on Saturday, have been postponed. The three-day tournament will now be held on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday….