Tag Archives: Volleyball

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Wishing upon a net

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School faculty might have slammed students in a faculty versus student volleyball and badminton tournament last Thursday, but the real winners were two children with life-threatening diseases.

As part of her capstone project, NHS senior Andrea Neagu organized the “Wish Upon a Net” tournament to raise money for the Kids Wish Network.

The funds she raises will help send five-year-old McKenna, who suffers from mitochondrial DNA deletion syndrome, and three-year-old Aiden, who has cerebral palsy and epilepsy, to Disneyland and Disney World, respectively.

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Rallies fall short for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland volleyball team tore through the regular season undefeated in part due to its ability to come back from deficits. The Hawks’ inability to do it…

Sports briefs

‘Hounds fall in the first round BRISTOL — The Naugatuck volleyball team fell to Bristol Central, 3-1, in its Class L first-round match last Thursday. The game scores were 25-15,…

‘Hounds, Hawks spiked in quarterfinals

They play these Naugatuck Valley League tournaments for a reason, and no matter if a team is ranked first or eighth, every squad enters on the same playing field with…

Local spikers fall in NVL quarterfinals

The Naugatuck volleyball team wasn’t necessarily expected to win its Naugatuck Valley League tournament quarterfinal against Seymour. But Woodland was certainly supposed to prevail. Instead, both local squads fell in…

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NVL and state tourney updates (as of 2:30 p.m., Nov. 4)

Last weekend’s wicked nor’easter and the subsequent widespread power outages continued to wreak havoc on the Naugatuck Valley League and now the CIAC state tournaments. The NVL athletic directors met…

Historic Hawks wrap up perfect regular season

BEACON FALLS — Woodland volleyball made history on Tuesday night. The Hawks defeated St. Paul, 3-0 (25-9, 25-13, 26-24), and finished the regular season 18-0 to mark the program’s first…

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Hawks seize control of Brass Division

BEACON FALLS — It wasn’t pretty for the Woodland girls volleyball team, but the Hawks will take it. Woodland needed all five sets but pulled out a thrilling, 3-2 victory…