Category Archives: Soccer

Red Dogs wrap up successful season

The Naugatuck Red Dogs U-12 boys’ soccer team has had a very successful 2010 campaign. The boys from the borough won several tournaments and reached the finals in several others….

Woodland All-Decade Boys’ Soccer

Team of the decade: 2008 Best record in school history (10-7-1); first team to qualify for NVL tournament Player of the decade: Jesse Menzies All-New England (2008); All-State (2007-08); All-NVL…

Naugatuck All-Decade Boys’ Soccer

Team of the decade: 2001 T-most wins of the decade (19-1-1); Class LL state champion; NVL champion Player of the decade: Ryan Kinne All-America (2006); All-New England (2005-06); All-State (2005-06);…

Woodland All-Decade Girls’ Soccer

Team of the decade: 2004 Best record in school history (14-3-3); first NVL championship in any sport at WRHS Player of the decade: Gina DellaRose All-State (2002-04); New Haven Register…

Naugatuck All-Decade Girls’ Soccer

Team of the decade: 2002 Best record of the decade (17-1); first NVL championship in school history Player of the decade: Melissa McGinley All-State (2005-06); NVL Top Senior (2006); Senior…

Former NHS star Kinne up for national POY

ST. LOUIS — Former Naugatuck High School soccer star Ryan Kinne, now a junior midfielder at Monmouth University, is among 15 semifinalists for the Missouri Athletic Club’s Hermann Trophy, the…

Youth soccer team feeds varsity success

NAUGATUCK — Every year there are high school soccer programs that have to pick up the pieces and try to replace their graduating senior classes, as the rebuilding processes begin….

Naugy girls’ soccer eliminated by Masuk

WATERBURY — Naugatuck’s last postseason hope was snuffed out Friday afternoon, the No. 2 girls’ soccer team (19-1) falling, 1-0, to No. 10 Masuk (12-2-4) in the quarterfinals of the…

Hounds upset by 19-seed Shelton

WATERBURY —  Focus! Focus, focus, focus. Focus, hocus, pocus. Hallelujah! One Shelton fan among many rattled off consistently peculiar, idiosyncratic appeals to his beloved Gaels as Tiago Martins and the…

NHS girls’ soccer advances to quarters

WATERBURY — Tireless defense and superb net play by goalkeeper Jessica Johnson made a single goal stand up Wednesday night at Municipal Stadium and sent unbeaten Naugatuck to the Class…