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Prospect’s Cronin has breakout season on the mat

WOODBURY — A jump in weight class for his junior season caused a jump in confidence for Nonnewaug wrestler and Prospect native Jack Cronin. That confidence proved to be well-founded…

Rookie wrestling season a success for Woodland’s Sturdevant

NEW HAVEN — Woodland freshman wrestler Elias Sturdevant listed only two goals for his rookie season — but those expectations were set at a level that would have challenged even…

Naugatuck’s Wilcox takes strides in sophomore year

NAUGATUCK — In his second year wrestling at the varsity high school level, Naugatuck sophomore Logan Wilcox saw a vast improvement on the mat. “I was pleased at how well…

Woodland’s Sturdevant wins Berkshire Valley title in first season

WINSTED — Woodland freshman wrestler Elias Sturdevant has exuded a level of confidence all season that is atypical of a rookie — especially one who forms a one-man squad for…

Naugatuck’s Wilcox gets taste of wrestling postseason

WINSTED — Naugatuck wrestler Logan Wilcox competed in his first postseason tournament Feb. 9 at the Berkshire Valley Invitational, and the sophomore showed he could hold his own against more…

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…

Naugatuck wrestler sets sights on states

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck wrestler Logan Wilcox is coming on in his second season as a team of one competing with Pomperaug. The sophomore improved to 6-2 on the season with…

Wrestling returns to Woodland

BEACON FALLS — It’s been more than a decade since a Woodland athlete has donned a singlet, but a freshman will make it happen once again this winter. Elias Sturdevant…

Wilcox moves up in class for sophomore season

NAUGATUCK — Last season was a learning experience for Naugatuck High sophomore Logan Wilcox, navigating his way through his first year of high school wrestling as a team of one…

Naugatuck wrestler makes most of first varsity season

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High freshman Logan Wilcox entered his first season as a varsity wrestler with the goal of finishing with more wins than losses. He didn’t miss by much….