Category Archives: Volleyball

Successful season ends in semis 

SOUTHBURY — The exit was swift and painful, but it didn’t take long after the Woodland volleyball team’s loss in the Class M state semifinals for coach Jim Amato to…

Hawks make run to semis, ‘Hounds drop first-round match

BEACON FALLS — They logged some miles, chased some demons, and relied on some bench players — and it earned the Hawks a berth in the state volleyball semifinals. The…

Tournament roundup

Naugy girls, Woodland volleyball on to quarterfinals For the first time in nine years, the Naugatuck girls soccer team will play in a state quarterfinal match. The No. 9-ranked Greyhounds…

Naugy boys moves on to second round

No. 11 Naugatuck earned a 1-0 win over No. 22 Newtown on Tuesday at Naugatuck High School in the first round of the Class LL boys soccer tournament. Jay Barth…

Naugy girls, Woodland volleyball advance in states

State tournament play kicked off in earnest on Monday. No. 9 Naugatuck beat No. 24 Avon, 3-1, in the first round of the Class L girls soccer tournament at Naugatuck…

State tourneys starting up

First-round action of the state tournaments gets underway today in girls soccer and volleyball. Naugatuck (10-4-3) earned the No. 9 seed in the Class L girls soccer tournament and will…

NVL tournaments rolling along

The Naugatuck Valley League boys and girls soccer championship tournaments got off to a rousing start Monday afternoon. No. 2 Naugatuck and No. 3 Woodland advanced in the boys tournament…

NVL tourney roundup

The postseason started Saturday with the quarterfinals of the Naugatuck Valley League volleyball tournament. No. 3 Woodland advanced with a 3-1 win over No. 6 Ansonia. Steph Krebbs paced the…

Spikers preparing for league tournament

With the Naugatuck Valley League volleyball tournament a day away, Woodland coach Jim Amato finally feels as though he knows the identity of his Hawks. “We have a better sense…

Greyhounds playing together as one unit 

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck volleyball team came into the season looking to rebuild after losing the entire starting lineup to graduation. Entering the final stretch of the regular season, the…