Tag Archives: girls basketball

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Naugy wins behind suffocating defense

WATERBURY — Coming into the season  Naugatuck girls basketball coach Jodie Ruccio was concerned about finding a few more options on the offensive end. For at least one game, those…

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Greyhounds set to go on the offensive

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck girls basketball coach Jodie Ruccio always seems to know what buttons to push to get the most out of her team. That has been evident in a…

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Hawks lose starters, not confidence

BEACON FALLS — After losing four starters, the program’s leading scorer, and 76 percent of the team’s total points from the best squad in school history, it’s safe to say…

Hawks fall to Whippets, historic season concludes

WINDHAM — The winningest season in Woodland girls basketball history came to an end last Thursday in the Class M state tournament quarterfinals as the No. 10 Hawks fell to…

Framski’s late heroics salvage state tourney win for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Nobody’s sure how it went in, but it did. Heather Framski grabbed an offensive rebound off a missed free throw and hit a fadeaway, turnaround, three-footer that…

From rivals to teammates, Cyclones come together as one

NAUGATUCK — The closing last year of Hillside Middle School and the merging of students with City Hill Middle School created more than a few obstacles to overcome. One of…

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Torrington ends Hawks’ NVL tourney run in semis

WATERBURY — For as hard as the Woodland girls basketball team played in Saturday’s Naugatuck Valley League tournament quarterfinal win over Seymour, coach Gail Cheney thought something was lacking in…

Tough season brings Lady Hounds closer

NAUGATUCK — Bruised knees, sore muscles, floor burns, and even a broken nose. The two seniors on the Naugatuck girls basketball team have experienced all the aches and pains of…

Balanced offense has Hawks back on track

BEACON FALLS — Heather Framski scored a team-high 22 points while freshman Andrea Piccolo posted a double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead Woodland to a 69-63 win…

Turnovers doom Lady Greyhounds

NAUGATUCK — The New Year has not been kind to the Naugatuck girls basketball team. Coming into Tuesday night’s game against Kennedy, the Greyhounds were looking to snap their eight-game…