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Woodland girls experiencing peaks and valleys of season

BEACON FALLS — There aren’t many sure things with this year’s youthful Woodland girls basketball team, but there’s at least one thing that coach Jess Moffo can count on —…

Woodland freshman confident on the mat

BEACON FALLS — Woodland wrestler Elias Sturdevant exudes confidence uncommon for a freshman — especially one who has to travel a couple hundred miles each week to practice and compete…

Titles up for grab at NVL meet

BEACON FALLS — For seven straight winters, Woodland’s coaching staff has figured out ways to put their athletes in the right spots to win the Naugatuck Valley League indoor track…

Hawks off to best start in program history

BEACON FALLS — Woodland boys swimming coach Tom Currier didn’t know his team would get off to the best start in program history this season, but it didn’t take long…

Valley rivalries provide spark for Hawks

SEYMOUR — There isn’t much that Woodland boys basketball coach Tom Hunt likes more than rivalry games in the Valley. The Hawks got their first real taste of Naugatuck Valley…

Family atmosphere fuels Hawks’ success

BEACON FALLS — Greg Aldrich has been through the highs and lows of the boys swimming program at Woodland over the last four years. Now, starring in his senior season,…

Young Hawks show tenacity, fight

BEACON FALLS — Despite youth and inexperience all over the court, there’s one thing the Woodland girls basketball team hasn’t done so far this season: Lie down for a good…

Underclassmen gaining experience

BEACON FALLS — Never in Jess Moffo’s coaching career has she placed four freshmen on the varsity basketball court. But that’s exactly what the Woodland girls coach did to start…

Woodland boys building confidence

BEACON FALLS — Sunk by a buzzer-beating 3-pointer two days after Christmas, the Woodland boys basketball team shrugged off a heartbreaking loss against Oxford like it never happened. Two days…

Hawks split pair of meets to open season

BEACON FALLS — Woodland boys swimming coach Tom Currier couldn’t believe how well his Hawks swam in their first meet of the season. “(The Dec. 18 meet against Oxford) was…