Tag Archives: girls basketball


Hawks show heart as they learn on the fly

WATERBURY — The overall inexperience of the Woodland girls basketball team makes winning a challenge early in the season. The Hawks (0-4) have yet to break into the win column…


Hawks can’t overcome slow start

PLAINFIELD — A slow start hampered the Woodland girls in the opening round of the Class M state tournament Tuesday as the No. 25-seeded Hawks fell to No. 8 Plainfield, 58-30. Five…


Greyhounds bow out of states

NORWICH — The Naugatuck girls battled Norwich Free Academy in the opening round of the Class LL state tournament Tuesday and trailed, 31-20, at the half. But the No. 20-ranked…


Hawks fall in NVL quarterfinals

WATERBURY — A second monumental upset of Naugatuck Valley League girls title contender Torrington was not to be for Woodland. The Hawks, who were one of just four teams to…


Naugy clinches tourney bid on senior night

NAUGATUCK — It was only fitting that the four seniors who helped turn around the Naugatuck girls basketball team after missing the state tournament a few years ago played an…


Hawks surge past Seymour

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls basketball team struggled for most of the first half on Tuesday against  Seymour before pulling away for a 45-35 victory. Both teams were sluggish early; with 2:28…


Naugy girls closing in on postseason bid

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck girls moved one step closer to qualifying for the state tournament with a 68-37 win over Derby last Friday as the Greyhounds celebrated Maple Hill Elementary School Night….

Slow start dooms Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland girls fell behind on Tuesday night and never recovered. St. Paul Catholic scored the game’s first 10 points and Mekaela Giantonio made seven 3-pointers to lift the…


Greyhounds finish off Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The Naugatuck girls basketball team saw a few games fall by the wayside in the final period over the first half of the season, accounting for four…