Category Archives: Track and Field

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…

Woodland girls extend title run

Boys finish third at NVL indoor track championship NEW HAVEN — It didn’t happen after the repeat. It didn’t happen after the three-peat, the four-peat, the five-peat or the six-peat….

Naugy boys finish second, girls place fifth at NVLs

NEW HAVEN — Heading into the Naugatuck Valley League indoor track championship, Naugatuck head coach Ralph Roper knew it would take a special kind of effort to emerge from a…

Hawks ready to take on NVL

BEACON FALLS — Woodland’s indoor track coaches spent last weekend putting the finishing touches on their lineups for Monday’s Naugatuck Valley League championships at the Hillhouse Athletic Complex in New…