Category Archives: Swimming

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…

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….