Tag Archives: American Legion

Post 17 drops back-to-back heartbreakers

NAUGATUCK — Things were looking up for the Naugatuck American Legion baseball team after a season-opening loss. But after back-to-back wins, Post 17 suffered two crushing defeats, the second coming…

Post 17 splits a pair of games to open season

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Post 17 split the first two games of the American Legion baseball season. Naugy opened the season with a 1-0 loss June 8 at Danbury. Heading into…

Post 17 returns talented roster

NAUGATUCK — Following up last season’s run will be a tough task for Naugatuck Post 17 and first-year coach Mark Nofri. Post 17 made it past the first round of…

Tournament run ends for Post 17

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Senior Legion baseball team’s magical run through the first round of the state tournament was a short-lived celebration. Days after defeating Guilford in both games of a…

Post 17 staves off elimination to advance in tournament

NAUGATUCK — Despite a week full of weather postponements and close, low-scoring contests, the Naugatuck Senior Legion baseball team advanced to the quarterfinals of the state tournament. Staring elimination in…

Post 17 heads into state tournament

NAUGATUCK — Despite some slight hiccups in the beginning and end of the season, the Naugatuck Senior American Legion team heads into the state tournament in fine position. Naugatuck (16-8)…

Top spot in reach

Post 17 among leaders in Zone 5 NAUGATUCK — With the American Legion baseball state tournament a week away, the top spot in Zone 5 is within Naugatuck Post 17’s…

Post 17 in the thick of Zone 5 battle

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion senior team last ruled Zone 5 in 2007. Heading down the homestretch of this season, Post 17 is vying for the top spot once…

Post 17 not letting up

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Senior Legion baseball team is showing it is a true contender in Zone 5. Post 17 (9-4) won nine of ten games, outscoring opponents 64-21 in…

Bats ‘come alive’

Post 17 shrugs off slow start, wins six straight NAUGATUCK — The start to the season has been a tale of two weeks for the Naugatuck Senior American Legion baseball…