Category Archives: Swimming

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…

Naugy swimmers show their diversity  

NAUGATUCK — There is no substitute for depth when it comes to competing for a championship in swimming. As Naugatuck turns the corner on the midpoint of the season, the…

Hawks off to best start in program history

BEACON FALLS — Woodland boys swimming coach Tom Currier didn’t know his team would get off to the best start in program history this season, but it didn’t take long…

Family atmosphere fuels Hawks’ success

BEACON FALLS — Greg Aldrich has been through the highs and lows of the boys swimming program at Woodland over the last four years. Now, starring in his senior season,…

Greyhounds dive back in after break

NAUGATUCK — After a more-than-two-week break between meets for the holidays, the Naugatuck boys swim team got back at it to start the new year. The Greyhounds came up on…