Category Archives: Swimming

Woodland swimmers wrap up season at states

BEACON FALLS — Woodland’s Sydney Corneau and Chrissy Leeper were named to the All-Naugatuck Valley League girls swim team to wrap up the final week of competition for the Hawks….

Hawks swim to fifth at NVLs

WATERBURY — Chrissy Leeper broke a long-standing school record and helped Woodland finish fifth at the Naugatuck Valley League girls swimming championships last weekend at Kennedy High in Waterbury. Leeper shattered Woodland’s…

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Naugy swimmers take second at NVLs

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck girls swim team raced to a second-place finish at the Naugatuck Valley League championship meet last weekend, just ahead of Sacred Heart and Torrington. Watertown won…

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Hawks go on late-season charge

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls swim team might not have as many wins as last year’s record-setting squad, but it has plenty of other important traits. “Not only do…

Naugy edges Torrington in the pool

TORRINGTON — The Naugatuck girls swim team held a 79-77 lead over Torrington heading into the final event of last Friday’s meet at the Torrington YMCA. The Red Raiders posed…

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Naugatuck swims past Woodland

NAUGATUCK — Nothing can be taken for granted in the border rivalry between Naugatuck and Woodland. Greyhounds swim coach Jim McKee wasn’t taking any chances last Friday night and Naugy…

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Greyhounds’ potential rising to the surface

NAUGATUCK — It was a meet for which Naugatuck swim coach Jim McKee was waiting. The Greyhounds hosted one of the top teams in the Naugatuck Valley League last Friday,…

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Hawks hit rough waters early on

BEACON FALLS — Woodland girls swim coach Mike Magas knew the Hawks would need to step up their efforts to replace all the record-holders they graduated from last season. Woodland…

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Hawks look for team effort to follow up record year

BEACON FALLS — There are 13 events at a high school swim meet, so some simple math allows us to figure out each school has 13 records. Of those 13…

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Battle-tested Greyhounds poised to make waves

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls swim team comes into the season a little more battle-tested after last season’s rebuilding project that resulted in a 6-4 record. Armed with just a…