Category Archives: Sports

Spikers preparing for league tournament

With the Naugatuck Valley League volleyball tournament a day away, Woodland coach Jim Amato finally feels as though he knows the identity of his Hawks. “We have a better sense…

Greyhounds, Hawks ready to contend 

The battle for the Naugatuck Valley League girls soccer title is about to kick off, and the Greyhounds and Hawks are primed to be among the contenders for the crown….

NVL boys soccer tourney wide open

With perhaps a half-dozen teams capable of hoisting the trophy, this year’s Naugatuck Valley League boys soccer tournament could be the most competitive one in recent memory. Woodland and Naugatuck…

Naugatuck shrugs off loss

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls swim team finished up the Naugatuck Valley League regular season with its best league record since 2012. The Greyhounds shrugged off their only defeat to…

Runaway winners

Woodland boys, girls claim NVL cross country championships WATERTOWN — The Woodland boys and girls cross country teams came into Veterans Park in Watertown last Wednesday with a purpose and…

Slideshow: NVL cross country meet

The 2018 Naugatuck Valley League boys and girls cross country championship meets were held Oct. 17 at Veterans Park in Watertown. –PHOTOS BY ELIO GUGLIOTTI

Greyhounds chase best times at NVLs

WATERTOWN — The Naugatuck boys and girls cross country runners chased, and caught, some personal best times at the Naugatuck Valley League championships last Wednesday at Veterans Park. “I couldn’t…

Hawks surpass exceed expectations

BEACON FALLS — A year after the most successful season in school history, Woodland girls swimming coach Mike Magas wasn’t sure what to expect out of his team this fall….

‘Hounds, Hawks undefeated heading into second half of season

Dave Sollazzo has only been on the field for one Naugatuck-Woodland football game, but even he’s disappointed that the Greyhounds and Hawks won’t get together on the gridiron this fall…

Greyhounds playing together as one unit 

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck volleyball team came into the season looking to rebuild after losing the entire starting lineup to graduation. Entering the final stretch of the regular season, the…