Tag Archives: Basketball

Girls tip off the season

Let the madness begin. The NVL girls basketball season got underway Tuesday night as teams started as 12-week quest — weather permitting — with games piled on top of one…

Hawks ready to tip off season

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls basketball teams heads into the season needing to replace three starters for the second year in a row. That’s a tall order for any…

New season, new coach, same goal for Greyhounds

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls basketball team heads into a new season with a new coach but with the same goal of reaching the postseason. The Greyhounds went 7-13 last…

‘One game at a time’ led to NVL streak for Greyhounds

Before the high school sports year begins, we would like to take a few weeks to look back at some of the most memorable sports streaks Naugatuck High and Woodland…

Meder inspires on and off the court

BEACON FALLS — What Danie Meder brings to the Woodland girls basketball team can’t be measured on a stat sheet. She provides the kind of inspiration that can change lives….

44 years of hoops

Naugatuck’s Friday Night League still going strong NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Basketball Association, often referred to as the Friday Night League, had a modest beginning 44 years ago in the…

Kuczenski goes out a champion at Eastern

When former Naugatuck big man Brandon Kuczenski was on the court for the Greyhounds good things happened. Playing as a captain for Naugy, the 6-foot-5-inch 240-pound Kuczenski, a two-time All-NVL…

Naugy’s journey ends in postseason

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys basketball team’s journey back to the postseason led the Greyhounds to Norwich on Monday night for a first-round game in the Class LL state tournament….

Greyhounds battle Torrington

Red Raiders heat up, pull away from Naugatuck in Class L opener TORRINGTON — The Greyhounds came into the season looking to qualify for the state tournament for the first…

Woodland falls in first round

Seniors paved the way to postseason BEACON FALLS — The game plan entering the season was for the young Hawks to follow senior captains Morina Bojka, Maddie Hupprich and Jenna…