Category Archives: Track and Field

Hawks continue strong pace  

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland track teams continued their strong starts to the season Tuesday in a quad meet hosted atop the Hawks’ blustery track and field. The Woodland girls…

Greyhounds picking up steam

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck track teams continue to pick up steam. The boys are showing they are a contenders in the NVL. On Tuesday, they picked up wins over Wolcott,…

Naugy boys, Woodland girls a step ahead

One track meet doesn’t make a season, but early indications are that the Naugatuck boys are back in the hunt and the Woodland girls are gearing up for another title…

Woodland brings talent to the track

BEACON FALLS — The streak will be at stake again. The Woodland girls’ unparalleled stretch of consecutive Naugatuck Valley League track championships will be on the line again this spring….

Naugatuck on track to get back in the race

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck track and field team has been on the outside looking in the past few years when it comes to competing for a Naugatuck Valley League outdoor…

Pinho races to All-American honor

Jack Pinho, All-American. The Prospect native and Springfield College senior couldn’t quite believe what he’d accomplished last weekend at the NCAA Division III Track and Field Championships in Birmingham, Ala.,…

Pernell continues run of success at Merrimack

There are athletes that compete and there are athletes that succeed. Athletes that succeed let nothing stand in their way. Naugatuck native Michaela Pernell has found that kind of success…

Naugatuck, Woodland athletes take on state’s best

Naugatuck and Woodland indoor track athletes faced the best of the best from Connecticut Saturday at the State Open at the Floyd Little Athletic Center in New Haven. Only one…

School record, personal bests highlight Class L meet for Naugy

The Greyhounds set a school record, ran personal best times, and crowned a state champion at the Class L indoor track and field state championship meet Feb. 8 at the…

Hawks race at states

Longtime Woodland track coach Jeff Lownds knows how difficult it is for a team to translate success at the Naugatuck Valley League championship meet to the state level. So despite…