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Powerful pitching propels Woodland

BEACON FALLS — Woodland freshman Riley Kane couldn’t have imagined a much better start to her career as the Hawks’ starting pitcher. Kane tossed a pair of mercy-rule no-hitters in…

Woodland rebuilding with young golfers

BEACON FALLS — With only one returning player on the Woodland golf team this year, coach Bill Carangelo knows that this spring might feature some wild shots and stray putts…

Hawks have ‘good problem’ with large numbers for track team

BEACON FALLS — With the sight of about 100 athletes crammed outside the Woodland locker rooms fresh in his head, longtime Hawks track coach Jeff Lownds admitted that it can…

High expectations for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The cupboard is anything but bare for the Woodland boys tennis team. With almost all of last year’s starting lineup returning this spring, coach Mike Magas and…

Hawks blend experience with young talent

BEACON FALLS — A mix of experienced seniors and talented freshmen could be the solution that lands the Woodland softball team back in the Naugatuck Valley League tournament after a…

Woodland girls look to contend in NVL

BEACON FALLS — After four years away from the sport, Woodland girls tennis coach Jess DeGennaro doesn’t know everything about the Naugatuck Valley League landscape for this upcoming season. But…

Woodland returns wealth of experience

BEACON FALLS — After a 15-5 regular season last year that ranked among the most successful in Woodland baseball history, the Hawks fell flat in the postseason with early exits…

Poynton places 14th at New England championships

HUDSON, Mass. — On the biggest stage of her gymnastics career, Woodland’s Kristina Poynton reached a mark that had always eluded her. Poynton set a career-best score in the vault…

Hawks set new benchmark for boys swimming program

MIDDLETOWN — The most successful season in the history of the Woodland boys swim program ended after one final team-best performance at the Class S state championships. The Hawks finished…

Cheerleaders vie for co-ed state title

NEW HAVEN — The Woodland and Naugatuck cheerleading squads battled it out at the state co-ed cheerleading championships on March 3 at the Floyd Little Athletic Complex. After winning its…