Category Archives: Swimming

Greyhounds swim to 14th in Class L

NEW HAVEN — The Naugatuck boys swim team finished the season with a 14th-place showing March 11 in the Class L state championships at Southern Connecticut State University. The Greyhounds…

Hawks set new benchmark for boys swimming program

MIDDLETOWN — The most successful season in the history of the Woodland boys swim program ended after one final team-best performance at the Class S state championships. The Hawks finished…

Divers take their shot at states

Fresh off his third straight Naugatuck Valley League diving title, Woodland’s Riley Clark registered a fourth-place finish at the Class S championship meet March 7 at Plainville High. Clark, who…

Hawks earn best finish at NVL swim championships

WATERBURY — In a season that seemingly featured an historic achievement each week for the Woodland boys swim team, there was no better way to end the Naugatuck Valley League…

Naugatuck swimmers finish runner-up at NVLs

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck boys swim team headed into the Naugatuck Valley League swim championship looking to end a streak of runner-up finishes and topple defending champion Holy Cross. It…

Clark rallies to win to third straight NVL diving title

WATERBURY — Standing on the diving board seconds before he hit the water for the final time in his Naugatuck Valley League career, Woodland senior Riley Clark felt a mix…

Naugatuck gearing up for NVL swim showdown   

NAUGATUCK — The past three Naugatuck Valley League boys swim championship came down to a two-team race between Naugatuck and Holy Cross. Naugatuck will once again look to contend for…

Hawks add another program first

BEACON FALLS — As the dual-meet season wound down, the Woodland boys swim team added one more first in a season full of them. The Hawks beat Watertown, 91-80, on…

Greyhounds measure themselves vs. Holy Cross

NAUGATUCK — A late January meet against the defending four-time Naugatuck Valley League champions is as good as any measuring stick for the Greyhounds to see where they are at…

Hawks looking to leave a legacy

BEACON FALLS — This season has been, among many other descriptors, different for the Woodland boys swim team. Their 7-0 start to the Naugatuck Valley League season is the best…