Tag Archives: Volleyball

Hawks unfazed

Woodland pulls out tight wins with relaxed approach BEACON FALLS — Late in the Woodland’s five-set match on Tuesday, Cam Caswell attempted her first jump serve of the evening. Usually,…

Naugy turning heads

NAUGATUCK — The consensus at the start of the season was that the Naugatuck volleyball team, after losing six seniors to graduation, would be in the mix but not be…

Hawks make early statement

BEACON FALLS — Maybe it’s time for the Woodland volleyball team to get new uniforms, ones with a bullseye on the back. After posting an 83-7 record in the last…

Hawks start title defense with win

BEACON FALLS — Monday’s practice was all about passing for the Woodland volleyball team. It showed in Tuesday’s season-opening win over Naugy. The Hawks got a little payback over the…

Expectations remain high

Hawks not resting on their laurels after state title BEACON FALLS — After winning the school’s first state title in eight years, the Woodland girls volleyball program continues to look…

The road ahead

Naugy spikers preparing for season away from home NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck volleyball team will be taking the show on the road this season due to the ongoing renovations at…

Important

Ambari takes volleyball skills on European tour

Former Woodland star volleyball player Adriana Ambari spent this past summer on a whirlwind tour of Europe, playing for an American team as part of the Goodwill Ambassadors Tour in…

Championship notebook

BERLIN — The Woodland volleyball team might not have earned its state championship win without its state championship loss. “Maybe not,” Hawks coach Jim Amato. “The world may never know….

Important

Amato takes ‘odd’ road to championship

Brianna Pacileo — by all measures the greatest player in the history of Woodland volleyball — stood on the court at Berlin High Nov. 16 with a state championship medal…

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Woodland reaches the mountaintop

BERLIN — The ascent of the Woodland girls volleyball program — not discouraged, but encouraged by a state championship loss a year ago — is finally complete. No. 1-seeded Woodland…