Tag Archives: timber team

Timber team carves its niche

BEACON FALLS — Three years into the Woodland timber team’s existence, there’s no doubt that the woodsmen — and woodswomen — have cut a permanent niche for themselves at the…

Timber team going strong  

BEACON FALLS — In only its second year, Woodland’s Bob Murdy thinks the school’s young Axe Games have already turned into “Connecticut’s largest annual timbersports competition.” About 60 competitors from…

Timber team makes the cut

BEACON FALLS — Woodland High junior Bailey Dragon didn’t need much convincing from teacher Bobby Murdy in the fall to join the school’s new timber sports team. “He asked, ‘Have…

Slideshow: Axe Games

The Woodland Regional High School timber team hosted its first Axe Games competition May 19 at the school in Beacon Falls. The team competed against the Wamogo timber team in…

Woodland team takes to timber

BEACON FALLS — Each Tuesday, a group of students gather behind Woodland Regional High School to throw axes and cut things up. It’s not vandalism, it’s the school’s newest club:…