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The dangers of football

The dangers of football

Corey Plasky, Staff Writer

January 7, 2016


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On November 4th, high school football player Luke Schemm died just five days after getting seriously injured in his football game the previous Friday. After scoring a touchdown, Schemm ran to the sidelines and collapsed moments later. Schemm was kept on life support, but on the fifth day his family made...

Football Season 2015…

Corey Plasky, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015


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On Thursday October 8th, the Naugatuck Greyhounds football team lost to Derby and their record went to a disappointing 2-3. Naugy’s record improved to 3-3 with a win over Crosby last week. Naugatuck athletic director Mr. Pompei admitted this year would be tough replacing former stars like Jason Bradley...

Unified Sports at Naugatuck High School

Unified Sports at Naugatuck High School

Pedro Desouza and Dan Guerrero, Staff Writers

November 16, 2015


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Unified Sports is a great way to bring General Education and Special Education students together as a team to play sports, build a community and have a good time. Unified Sports is a club that makes things like this possible. It is an inclusive program where special education students/athletes can partner u...

Maybe at NVL’s?

Nicole Healy, Editor

October 8, 2015


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This past Friday at Naugatuck High School the greyhounds hosted the Seymour Wildcats for a nail biting volleyball game. The Wildcats won 3-0, but the ‘Hounds fought fearlessly in an attempt to end the undefeated streak the Seymour girls enjoy. Leading the ‘Hounds was senior tri-captain Alexa Blazas with 9...

Big Papi hits the big 500

Big Papi hits the big 500

Corey Plasky, Staff Writer

September 18, 2015


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This past Saturday, history was made in Major League Baseball. David Ortiz, of the Boston Red Sox, hit a home run ball to right field to hit his 500th career home run. He is the twenty-seventh player to accomplish this feat, and only the fourth member of the Red Sox to do so. If David Ortiz is no...

The ‘Hounds begin their season…

The ‘Hounds begin their season…

Nicole Healy, Editor

September 16, 2015


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In their first game in their renovated gymnasium, the Naugatuck volleyball team lost their season opener to Woodland Regional High School in a nail biting match. The ‘Hounds took the Hawks a brutal five sets, but it was Woodland who left with the win. Junior Olivia Rotatori made a statement to t...

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