Tag Archives: Basketball

Naugy streaking into NVL boys tournament

NAUGATUCK — After a slow start to the season, the Naugatuck boys basketball team has soared to the top of the Naugatuck Valley League rankings. Since starting 2-4, the Greyhounds…

Woodland boys punch ticket to states

Girls’ fate comes down to last regular season game BEACON FALLS — A late-season surge launched the Woodland boys basketball team back in the state tournament for the second straight…

Naugy girls present diverse challenge heading into NVL tourney

NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds head into the Naugatuck Valley League tournament a battle-tested unit that runs ten players deep. The tournament tips off Saturday with the quarterfinal round. With one…

Guiding force on the court

Woodland co-captains show underclassmen the way BEACON FALLS — This season hasn’t been the easiest one for the Woodland girls basketball team — a 7-12 record with one game remaining…

Hawks pull to within one win of tourney berth

BEACON FALLS — The turning point in the Woodland boys basketball team’s season may have come just in the nick of time. During a Feb. 1 game against rival Naugatuck…

Taking care of business

NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds are taking care of business down the final stretch of the regular season. Naugatuck (12-5) has won 10 of 11 games heading into Friday’s game against…

Beacon Falls duo lifts N.D. of West Haven

Zach Laput and Connor Raines have shared a lot of sports memories throughout their playing days. They began in the Beacon Falls youth recreational leagues and at Laurel Ledge School…

Marks’ return strengthens Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Justin Marks’ varsity sports career at Woodland has been an injury-riddled one. Just last winter as an emerging star for the Hawks’ basketball team, he broke his…

Crunch time is here for Naugy  

NAUGATUCK — After a couple of tough losses to start the month, the Naugatuck girls basketball team ripped off four wins in a row to put that little bump in…

Worth the wait

Bedryczuk becomes second Woodland boy to reach milestone BEACON FALLS — Four gold balloons — a one and three zeroes — floated behind the bleachers at Woodland for minute after…