Category Archives: Volleyball

Naugy, Woodland spikers look to states

The quarterfinals of the NVL volleyball tournament on Saturday didn’t pose much of a challenge to the tops seeds, with the exception of the battle between No. 3 Naugatuck and…

Tournament update

Naugatuck Valley League tournaments will continue tonight and tomorrow tonight with semifinal action. No. 6 Woodland will take on No. 2 Torrington tonight in the semifinals of the NVL volleyball…

Spikers set for NVLs  

  With the NVL volleyball tournament quickly approaching, Naugatuck may be the surprise of the league. The Greyhounds won eight of their last 10 matches, including a sweep of NVL…

Naugatuck extends win streak

BEACON FALLS — The Greyhounds continued to roll as they invaded the Hawks Nest on Tuesday and came away with sweep over Woodland to earn their eighth — six by…

Hawks show they’ve come a long way

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland volleyball team showed it’s not the same squad that started the year 0-3 in a battle against Naugatuck on Tuesday night, though the Hawks fell…

Greyhounds gaining confidence

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High volleyball team has enjoyed the bus ride home from Torrington just three times in the last 10 years. One of those rides came last week….

Hawks putting pieces together

BEACON FALLS — The uncharacteristically slow start to Woodland High’s volleyball season is a distant memory after the Hawks’ recent hot streak. Woodland (7-4) has reeled off five straight victories…

Hawks rebound from slow start

BEACON FALLS — Woodland High girls volleyball coach Jim Amato said he doesn’t remember a three-match losing streak in his previous 10 seasons leading the Hawks. But that’s exactly how…

Chemistry, depth fuel confidence

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck volleyball team has followed a constant trend over recent years of starting the season off on a positive note. The Greyhounds’ record in their first ten…

Spikers take the court

In only the third game of the season, the Greyhounds and Hawks went at it on Tuesday night in Naugatuck. The Greyhounds rallied from down 2-1 to earn the 3-2…