Category Archives: Soccer

NHS girls’ soccer sweeps Holy Cross

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck defense allowed just four shots by the Crusaders Saturday at Municipal Stadium, as the Greyhounds remained undefeated with a 3-0 win. The Naugatuck seniors celebrated along…

Holy Cross Martinized in Hounds’ 4-2 win

NAUGATUCK — It was billed as the first big-time battle of the season. Undefeated Holy Cross (3-0) taking on undefeated Naugatuck (3-0) in a boys’ soccer shootout in the borough…

Star Gazing: Tiago Martins

On the Field: Naugatuck junior center-midfielder Tiago Martins is tearing apart the Naugatuck Valley League’s soccer defenses at the outset of the season, leading his team to a 3-0 record…

WRHS boys’ soccer relies on new leaders

WATERBURY — The Woodland boys’ soccer team reaped the consequences of fouls Friday, as Sacred Heart turned a pair of free kicks into goals in a 3-1 defeat of the…

Shutout by Hounds, hat trick by Martins

NAUGATUCK — Junior Tiago Martins recorded his second hat trick in as many games, seniors Manny Nobre and Brian Costa each tacked on a goal, and Naugatuck kept its opponent…

Late goal lifts Naugy over rival Holy Cross

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Valley League season got under way in dramatic fashion on Tuesday night when two of the league’s girls’ soccer heavyweights battled it out in the borough….

Black and Gold settle for tie in opener

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BEACON FALLS — A late-arriving observer who missed all of Woodland’s double-overtime exhilarator against Ansonia Tuesday afternoon and saw only the Hawks’ faces as they exited their postgame conference surely would have assumed they lost.

Hawks’ Palmerie follows in sister’s cleat steps

Most great athletes find at least one or two role models to mold themselves after—a baseball player might pick his favorite Red Sox pitcher, and a basketball star could choose…