Tag Archives: Softball

Close-knit Greyhounds made memorable run

Editor’s note: This is the final story of a month-long series commemorating anniversaries of significant moments in Woodland and Naugatuck sports history. Our final story looks at the 10-year anniversary…

Naugy, Woodland grads make mark on collegiate softball

Getting accustomed to playing softball at the collegiate level is no small feat. A few homegrown players are showing how it’s done. Gillian Fortier, a former Greyhound, wrapped up an…

Softball down under

Former Woodland High standout plays for U.S. in Australia A 10,000-mile flight to play softball? Former Woodland High standout and Prospect resident Samantha Lee just did it. “I’m not usually…

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…

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…

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…

Senior leader guides Hawks back to postseason

BEACON FALLS — With only one nonconference game left in the regular season and perhaps another game or two ahead of the state tournament, the Woodland softball team trudged up…

NVL baseball, softball tournaments delayed due to storm impact

The start of the Naugatuck Valley League baseball and softball tournaments have been pushed back due to the impact of last week’s powerful storm. The baseball and softball tournaments are…

Naugatuck looks to back in a groove

NAUGATUCK — Just over two weeks ago the Naugatuck softball team was sitting pretty in the Naugatuck Valley League and Class L standings with a 12-3 record. Now, with the…

Fluctuating lineup doesn’t deter Hawks

BEACON FALLS — One would be hard-pressed to find identical starting lineups for the Hawks so far this season. “We’ve had some injuries and illnesses, and a lot of people…