Category Archives: Softball

Hawks building confidence 

BEACON FALLS — Despite a 2-5 start to the softball season, Woodland coach Loren Luddy is encouraged by confidence-building efforts over the last week. The Hawks suffered a 2-0 loss…

Consistency crucial to improvement for ‘Hounds

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck softball team showed its capabilities early on with wins over Pomperaug and Kennedy to start the season. Last week showed the road to the top of…

Softball season gets underway for ‘Hounds, Hawks

The Naugatuck softball team was a walk-off away from a perfect start to the season. After opening with consecutive victories, the Greyhounds suffered a 12-11 loss to St. Paul on…

Hawks enter season optimistic

BEACON FALLS — There’s no way to sugarcoat it: Last spring, when the Woodland softball team missed the state tournament for the first time ever, was not up to the…

Greyhounds’ goals hinge on consistency

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck softball team is looking to get back to the NVL tournament after missing the league tourney for the first time in quite a few years last…

Softball abroad

Aronin plays in Spain for Team USA Former Greyhound Jackie Aronin concluded her first collegiate softball season with an eight-day trip to Spain to play four games with the Connecticut-based…

Leagues holding registration for fall ball

Naugatuck Babe Ruth holding signups NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Babe Ruth is holding fall baseball signups from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ion Community Room at 270 Church St….

Once isn’t enough

Fortier named GNAC Player of the Year for a second time Gillian Fortier, the former Naugatuck High All-State softball player, wasn’t exactly sure what kind of success she would have…

Caswell makes immediate impact at RPI

Cam Caswell plays the game with all the determination and focus one could muster. Anyone who is a fan of the Woodland Hawks could attest to that, having seen the…

Naugy falls in first round

NAUGATUCK — A season of ups and downs for the Naugatuck girls softball team culminated in Tuesday’s first round loss to Daniel Hand in the Class L tournament. No. 25…