The Greyhound

The Greyhounds defeat the Indians

The Greyhounds defeat the Indians

Tyrell Allen, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

The Naugatuck Greyhounds took on the Watertown Indians last Friday in Watertown. The Greyhounds came into the game with a lot of momentum after 3 consecutive blowout victories and a 53-12 win over the St. Paul Falcons the previous week. The Indians were still looking for their first win, coming i...

Thunder in the Valley has another successful year

Thunder in the Valley has another successful year

Brianna Ludgis, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

This past Saturday, September 22nd, 2018,  Naugatuck High School held their annual Marching Band competition, Thunder in the Valley, on the football field.  Thunder in the Valley has been going on for about 20 years now. Thunder in the Valley is an annual marching band competition hosted by Naugatu...

JROTC cadets experience basic training

JROTC cadets experience basic training

Kaitlyn Roberts, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

Naugatuck and Torrington High Schools’ JROTC programs left Wednesday morning, September 19th for a three day overnight participation in physical training at Camp Niantic National Guard Base in Niantic, Connecticut. This trip introduced them to the experience of truly being in basic training. Camp Niant...

The Dream Team begins its new year

The Dream Team begins its new year

Aferdita Emini, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

Everyone loves Mr. Zeigler! Justin Ziegler is the Dream Director at Naugatuck High School. This is his second year at Naugy and everyone loves the positivity he conveys. He helps students have an open mind and to be prepared for situations. The Future Project is all about positivity and being motivated t...

Naugy will premiere a newscast

Naugy will premiere a newscast

Mohammad Khan, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

One of Mrs. McInvale’s, head of the Naugatuck High School video department, biggest goals is to start a newscast showcasing NHS and all the events happening by the end of September to the beginning of October. This has been one of Mrs. McInvale’s biggest projects for many years now, but with...

Mr. Troy returns to Naugy

Mr. Troy returns to Naugy

Aubrey Lyons, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018

Mr. Richard Troy is returning to Naugatuck High School after a year long recuperation from an injury suffered in Uruguay. Mr. Richard Troy is a popular Spanish teacher at Naugatuck High School. He teaches Spanish two and three -  five honor classes and two academic. Mr. Troy incurred his injury during his mili...

Naugy football team is 3-0

Naugy football team is 3-0

Mark Nofri, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018

The Naugatuck Greyhounds played Saint Paul this past Friday September, 21 at Veterans Field. They rolled over their rivals with a final score of 53-12 moving to a record of 3-0, previously taking down Wolcott 14-0 and Crosby 54-0. This past Friday night the Naugatuck football team continued to fire on all...

Genesis students face all academic challenges with enthusiasm

Genesis students face all academic challenges with enthusiasm

Cameron Diaz, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018

Genesis Academy, a satellite school of Naugatuck High School, opened its doors on September 24th, 2015. Genesis Academy offers an alternative learning environment for students who struggle acclimating to the high school and benefit from the smaller and more sheltered placement. When Genesis first opened, ...

NHS community honors Avery Moore

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Tyler Redding, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018

Naugatuck High School DECA will be hosting an all night Walk-a-Thon for student Avery Moore starting Saturday, September 29 at 7 pm and ending Sunday morning at 7 am at Naugatuck High School. Back on August 1, Avery, whose father is a Naugatuck firefighter and whose mother is a teacher at NPS, was i...

Mr. Fowler joins the NHS faculty

Mr. Fowler joins the NHS faculty

Mia Normand, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018

Mr. Keith Fowler has joined Naugatuck High School for the 2018-2019 school year as a new history and Contemporary Issues teacher. Before coming to America, Mr. Fowler attended St. Catherine’s College, which is a part of Oxford University in England. Mr. Fowler worked in a public high school in...

Naugy Volleyball off to a hot start

Naugy Volleyball off to a hot start

Shannon Burns and Hailey Deitelbaum

September 28, 2018

The Naugatuck High School Volleyball Team has been off to a hot start in their opening two weeks of the regular season. The Greyhounds have played five games so far and have come out on top in all five. Their home opener was against St. Paul Catholic in which they went 5 very close sets. The scores were 2...

The 2018 Naugy Hound Pound is back and stronger than ever

The 2018 Naugy Hound Pound is back and stronger than ever

Elizabeth Kilmer, Staff reporter

September 26, 2018

In early September of 2017, last year’s principal advisory started up a social media platform to renew the Hound Pound. The Naugatuck Hound Pound is a Twitter and Instagram handle that keeps students updated on sporting events and other activities allowing them to get involved around the school. ...

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