Tag Archives: Hawks

Woodland looking to repeat history

BEACON FALLS — Jim Amato has been at the front end of the Woodland volleyball bench for 13 years. Only once has he had to build up one of his…

Woodland returns experience-laden squad

BEACON FALLS — Woodland girls soccer coach Cait Witham didn’t expect the Hawks to be quite as good as they were last season, but she also didn’t expect them to…

Hawks look to overcome key loss

BEACON FALLS — A season-ending injury to one of the Naugatuck Valley League’s top scorers will make it more difficult for the Woodland boys soccer team to contend for a…

Dedication and drive guided Hawks to title

This is the first story of a month-long series commemorating anniversaries of significant moments in Woodland and Naugatuck sports history. Our first story looks at the five-year anniversary of Woodland’s…

Postseason roundup  

Tournament run ends for Naugatuck in softball quarterfinals The Naugatuck softball team’s longest run in the Class L tournament since 2009 came to end last week in the quarterfinals. The…

Woodland golfers place fifth at NVLs

WATERTOWN — Despite one of the smallest golf squads in the Naugatuck Valley League, Woodland earned a middle-of-the-pack finish last Thursday at the NVL championships. The Hawks placed fifth in…

Tournament update

Naugy softball advances in Class M, Woodland baseball falls in second round Naugatuck softball coach Kevin Wesche knows how nice it is to have a leadoff hitter who gets on…

‘Hounds, Hawks take shots at tennis tourneys

The Naugatuck Valley League crowned singles and doubles tennis champions last week. In the boys tournament, Woodland’s Josh Powanda reached the singles final against Wolcott’s Alex Hale last Wednesday at…

Woodland baseball, Naugy softball advance in states

After a disappointing week in the Naugatuck Valley League tournaments, a pair of local teams on the diamond staged rallies in the first round of state tournament action Tuesday to…

Woodland wraps up another title

  A sixth straight Naugatuck Valley League girls outdoor track championship for Woodland rested solely, for all intents and purposes, on the back of senior pole vaulter Julia Swiatek. She…