Tag Archives: Hawks

Thanksgiving leftovers

I don’t know how this year has been for you, but 2017 has been the most bizarre year of my life. A quick recap for those who care follows in…

Leading from the trenches

Three years ago, Woodland High senior lineman Joe Kmetz remembers being part of a sizeable freshman football squad. Most of the players on that team won’t suit up for the…

Hawks know what they have to do

Woodland High football coach Chris Moffo laughed at the question, partly because the answer was obvious and perhaps partly because the task his Hawks face is extraordinary. What challenges does…

Team-first Gawronski to swim for Air Force

BEACON FALLS — Being part of a team means a lot to Woodland swimmer Dia Gawronski. As the senior piled up accomplishments in the pool this season — which included…

Hawks playing their best football of the season

BEACON FALLS — There’s no time better than the end of the season to be playing the best football of the year. Woodland High’s young bunch of Hawks has figured…

Hawks’ run ends in second round

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland boys soccer team saw its season come to an end last Wednesday in a 1-0 loss to Ellington in the second round of the Class…

Woodland girls bow out of tourney

BEACON FALLS — After being pleasantly surprised by regular-season success, Woodland High girls soccer coach Cait Witham had high expectations for her Hawks during the postseason. Instead, Woodland bowed out…

Hawks make history

WATERBURY — Woodland swimmer Dia Gawronski said she told her teammates they would make history last Friday. And she made sure of it. Gawronski and her teammates put forth an…

Hawks step up in win over Raiders

BEACON FALLS — Woodland High football coach Chris Moffo was excited before the season about the depth his Hawks had in the backfield. Now, after a rash of injuries to…

‘Hounds advance, Hawks fall in states

After a disappointing, come-from-ahead loss in the Naugatuck Valley League tournament quarterfinals Oct. 28, Naugatuck High volleyball coach Kevin Wesche decided his team needed a break. His decision helped the…