Category Archives: Swimming

Naugy getting ready for final stretch

NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds got to see where they stack up when defending Naugatuck Valley League champion Seymour came to the borough Oct. 11. The Wildcats took first in nine…

Naugy making strides, seeing results

NAUGATUCK — With a roster of only 15 swimmers, many of them underclassmen, the focus for the Naugatuck High girls swim team isn’t so much on what the competition does,…

Mix of experience, youth propels Hawks

BEACON FALLS — With an equal mix of seasoned veterans and young swimmers who are making their presence felt, the Woodland girls swim team is measuring up quite well to…

Newcomers give Hawks balanced lineup

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls swim team went into the season boasting a large senior class that’s brimming with experience. After the first two meets, the Hawks have found…

Greyhounds building off first meet

NAUGATUCK — After swimming against the clock in the preseason, the Naugatuck High girls swim team got the season underway against some real competition Tuesday in Beacon Falls. The Greyhounds…

Naugatuck swimmers make up for small numbers with talent

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High girls swim team heads into the season long on talent, but a bit short on depth. “We have a good core of quality swimmers,” Naugatuck…

Hawks boast deep, balanced squad

BEACON FALLS — Two years removed from a Naugatuck Valley League girls swimming title and fresh off another top-three performance, Woodland’s deep and balanced squad may have eyes on another…

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…