Category Archives: Swimming

Greyhounds swim to second in NVL

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck Valley League swim championship has been a two-team race the past few years between Naugatuck and Holy Cross. It was again last week. Holy Cross won…

Greyhounds look to take next step at NVLs

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys swim team heads into the NVL championship meet looking to take it to the next level after finishing runner-up the past two years to three-time…

Hawks set sights on NVLs

BEACON FALLS — With the dual-meet season in the rear view, the Woodland boys swim team has its sight set on the Naugatuck Valley League championships. The Hawks finished up…

Naugy swims past Woodland in regular-season finale

BEACON FALLS — The Naugatuck boys swim team knew Tuesday’s final dual meet of the season against Woodland was an important last chance to swim competitively before the championship season….

Break gives Hawks opportunity to train

BEACON FALLS — An 11-day break between the Woodland boys swim team’s final two meets of the regular season was just what the doctor ordered for coach Tom Currier and…

Family ties connect Greyhounds’ past and present

NAUGATUCK — There is really nothing in the heat of competition that can quite match the intensity of a sibling rivalry. From a game of hoops out in the driveway…

Greyhounds refining their skills 

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys swim team has been focused on getting better each day, each practice and each meet since the season began. Last week, the Greyhounds were challenged…

Hawks dive into different events  

BEACON FALLS — Woodland boys swimming coach Tom Currier saw an opportunity to give his Hawks a unique midseason shakeup during Tuesday’s meet against Wilby, so he took advantage and…

Scrappy Hawks hard at work

BEACON FALLS — Even though the Woodland boys swim team didn’t pick up any event victories Tuesday in an 89-81 loss to Seymour, Hawks coach Tom Currier is proud of…

Greyhounds face challenging stretch

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High boys swim team came into the season as the NVL runner-up two years in a row. A majority of the swimmers that put the Greyhounds…