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Hawks pull to within one win of tourney berth

BEACON FALLS — The turning point in the Woodland boys basketball team’s season may have come just in the nick of time. During a Feb. 1 game against rival Naugatuck…

Woodland girls extend title streak

Boys finish ninth at NVL indoor track championships NEW HAVEN — Will the streak ever end? Who knows, but now two full cycles of Woodland High students can say they…

Hawks looking to leave a legacy

BEACON FALLS — This season has been, among many other descriptors, different for the Woodland boys swim team. Their 7-0 start to the Naugatuck Valley League season is the best…

Woodland gymnast back on right track

BEACON FALLS — After a two-year injury layoff, Woodland gymnast Kristina Poynton feels like she’s getting back on the right track. “(The season has) been pretty good, but I still…

Marks’ return strengthens Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Justin Marks’ varsity sports career at Woodland has been an injury-riddled one. Just last winter as an emerging star for the Hawks’ basketball team, he broke his…

Worth the wait

Bedryczuk becomes second Woodland boy to reach milestone BEACON FALLS — Four gold balloons — a one and three zeroes — floated behind the bleachers at Woodland for minute after…

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…