Category Archives: Track and Field

Sibling tradition helps fuel Hawks’ track success

BEACON FALLS — Boys run with boys. Girls run with girls. That’s the way it’s always been at high school track meets, but sometimes there’s one exception — the interminable…

Greyhounds turn their attention to NVL meet

NAUGATUCK — After wrapping up the regular season, the Naugatuck High boys and girls track teams are looking to contend for Naugatuck Valley League titles. The Naugatuck boys completed an…

Woodland aims for flexibility

BEACON FALLS — Despite win-loss records that aren’t typical of the Woodland track teams, the Hawks are happy with their positioning entering the final few weeks of the regular season….

Greyhounds putting pieces in place

NAUGATUCK — Track and field is a sport with many moving parts trying to all come together in the pursuit of excellence. Over the past few seasons, the Greyhounds had…

Early meets provide testing ground for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The first few weeks of the outdoor season have been a testing ground for the Woodland track team. While coaches Jeff Lownds and Bill Ferrare knew they…

Greyhounds finding their stride

NAUGATUCK — A good mix of seasoned veterans and solid up-and-comers has the Naugatuck track team hitting its stride early on. The boys and girls teams swept a meet with…

Hawks have ‘good problem’ with large numbers for track team

BEACON FALLS — With the sight of about 100 athletes crammed outside the Woodland locker rooms fresh in his head, longtime Hawks track coach Jeff Lownds admitted that it can…

Naugy in position to compete in NVL

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys and girls outdoor track teams may not have all the pieces in place, but they have enough to be a contender in the Naugatuck Valley…

Koslosky, Young place in top 10 at indoor track State Open

NEW HAVEN — Naugatuck’s Zach Koslosky cleared the bar at 13 feet, good for eighth place in the pole vault to lead all local athletes at the State Open indoor…

Woodland races against state competition at Class S indoor championships

NEW HAVEN — Capping off another successful indoor track season, the Woodland girls finished eighth at the Class S championships Feb. 7 at the Floyd Little Athletic Center in New…