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Krivca, O-line lead way to opening win

TORRINGTON — Edit Krivca and his Woodland High teammates had a special gift for the Hawks’ offensive line Saturday morning before practice — an assortment of doughnuts from Dunkin’ Donuts…

Freshmen bolster Woodland’s ranks

BEACON FALLS — Longtime Woodland cross country coach Jeff Lownds isn’t used to having a sizable group of freshmen come out for the team in late August. But that’s exactly…

Fortifying the trenches key to Hawks taking step forward

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland football team enjoyed a four-win improvement last season from the season prior. If the Hawks want to take another step up this fall, it will…

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…