Category Archives: Track and Field

Onakpoma reaches new heights at Southern Connecticut

Fejiro Onakpoma is reaching new heights as an Owl. Onakpoma, a former Naugatuck Greyhound who is a track star at Southern Connecticut State University, earned All-American honors during the outdoor…

Koslosky places 5th at New England meet

Naugatuck senior Zach Koslosky finished his high school track career in style by placing fifth in the pole vault at the New England championship June 8 in Saco, Maine. Koslosky,…

Greyhounds, Hawks compete at State Open

Koslosky qualifies for New England championship meet NEW BRITAIN — The Naugatuck and Woodland outdoor track and field teams were represented by several athletes at the State Open June 3…

Greyhounds make their presence felt at Class L meet

MIDDLETOWN — Even though they finished in the middle of the pack, the Greyhounds made sure their presence was felt at the Class L outdoor track championship meet May 30…

Hawks perform well at Class M track championships

NEW BRITAIN — Woodland’s scored more points at the Class M outdoor track championships in the past. The Hawks have boasted state champs before. But despite a team performance that…

Naugatuck boys race to track title

Girls place fourth at NVL meet TORRINGTON — The Naugatuck boys track team showed the overall balance and depth that led the Greyhounds to an undefeated regular season as they…

Woodland girls take second, boys eighth at NVL meet

TORRINGTON — The streak couldn’t last forever. After six straight Naugatuck Valley League outdoor track championships, the Woodland girls finally fell just short of the league title last Tuesday at…

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….