Category Archives: Volleyball

Slideshow: Tourney time

The NVL kicked off fall tournaments on Oct. 29. In the quarterfinals of the boys soccer tournament, Naugatuck hosted Kennedy and Woodland hosted Torrington. In the quarterfinals of the girls…

Tourney roundup

NVL tournaments kicked off Saturday with quarterfinal action. In boys soccer, Naugatuck and Woodland advanced to the semifinals. No. 1 Naugatuck beat No. 8 Kennedy, 4-0, behind goals from David…

Contenders for the crown

The NVL volleyball tournament begins this weekend, and Naugy and Woodland both appear to be contenders for a title run. Both teams are wrapping up the regular season heading in the…

Hawks avoid game five drama vs. Naugy

NAUGATUCK — The last time neighboring rivals Woodland and Naugatuck met on the volleyball court the match turned into a white-knuckle affair as the Hawks escaped in dramatic finish in…

Naugy bounces back with win over Crosby  

NAUGATUCK — After tough back-to-back games against NVL contenders Seymour and Torrington, the Greyhounds got back in the swing of things with a win over Crosby Tuesday night. The Greyhounds…

Hawks develop winning formula off the court

BEACON FALLS — There’s more to winning volleyball matches than kills, digs and hitting percentage. And for the Woodland Hawks, it starts with senior leadership and team spirit. Being a…

Naugy hits halfway mark on a roll

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck volleyball team headed into the halfway point of the season on a roll. After losing two straight matches early in the season, the Greyhounds won six…

‘Hounds prove they can hang with the best

NAUGATUCK — Teams that are going to defeat the Greyhounds on the volleyball court better pack a lunch. Three times this season Naugatuck has fallen into the loss column. All…

Picking up steam

BEACON FALLS — The Hawks may have taken a game or two to work the kinks out, but once things get going the Woodland volleyball team is like a train…

Down to the wire

Hawks outlast Greyhounds on the court BEACON FALLS — The Hawks took the better part of two games to catch up to a very tough Naugatuck team on Tuesday night,…