Category Archives: Swimming

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…

Knepple takes reins of Naugy boys swim team

NAUGATUCK — Taking the reins of a team from a former coach can be a daunting task, but there isn’t enough preparation, and almost no qualifications, when you are filling…

New era begins for Greyhounds  

NAUGATUCK — If it were any other season, last Tuesday’s meet against Watertown would have just marked the opener against a Naugatuck Valley League opponent. This isn’t any other season….

Hawks split pair of meets to open season

BEACON FALLS — Woodland boys swimming coach Tom Currier couldn’t believe how well his Hawks swam in their first meet of the season. “(The Dec. 18 meet against Oxford) was…

New coach, same mission

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys swim team heads back to the pool this season with a new head coach for the first time in 42 years, but the mission remains…

Woodland swimmers working hard, having fun

BEACON FALLS — Just a week into the preseason, the scene at a Woodland boys swimming practice was one that someone might expect for a group that’s been together for…

Naugy swimmers cap season at Class M meet

MIDDLETOWN — The Naugatuck girls swim team finished up a remarkable season by placing 11th at the Class M state championships. The Greyhounds, who were runner-ups in the Naugatuck Valley…