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Hawks take the hard road to perfection

BEACON FALLS — It hasn’t been easy for the Woodland volleyball team, but the Hawks are still perfect. After beating defending Naugatuck Valley League champion Seymour in a five-game battle…

Young Hawks seek to keep up the pace

BEACON FALLS — Perhaps the Woodland cross country teams won’t be the favorites in as many meets as they have been over the last few years, but that won’t stop…


Zaccagnini to carry Hawks in life after DeBiase

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland football program is about to begin life AD—After DeBiase. Jack DeBiase, the record-setting all-purpose player for the Hawks is gone, giving way to an experienced…


Woodland starts title defense with win

BEACON FALLS — It was Woodland’s first goal of the season—Nick LaPerriere’s strike from the top of the box just a minute into the game—but teammate Eric Dietz wasn’t impressed….

Woodland sweeps Watertown off the court

WATERTOWN — Even though the Woodland volleyball team graduated an entire starting floor’s worth of players, there was nothing surprising about the Hawks’ opening night game at Watertown. Woodland, new…

Woodland senior captain Kelly Sherman, above, will help anchor a formidable defense for the Hawks alongside fellow senior captain and 2010 All-Brass player Kelly Boucher. LARAINE WESCHLER

Woodland girls relying on defensive prowess

BEACON FALLS — There’s that old cliché that sports fans have heard over and over again, probably so much that it loses its effectiveness. But the truth remains—defense wins championships….


Woodland boys preparing to defend Brass title

BEACON FALLS — Coming off the most successful season in program history, the Woodland boys soccer team is excited to get back to work to defend their first-ever Naugatuck Valley…

New Hawks primed to step up to the net

BEACON FALLS — Few teams in any Naugatuck Valley League sport have been as consistent as Woodland volleyball over the last half-decade. Part of that consistency has been the ability…

Woodland girls in position to swim to success

BEACON FALLS — With three all-state athletes all on the pool deck, the Woodland girls swimming and diving team could be poised for its most successful season ever in 2011….