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  • Big Ben Mason Headed To Big House

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 4, 2016, Wednesday
    Ben Mason, Michigan, Newtown High football, Steve George

    Ben Mason stands out on the high school football field. Listed at 6-foot-3, 247 pounds, Mason is not only noticeably bigger than most of his teammates and counterparts, but he also possesses quickness...Read Full Article

  • Girls’ Lacrosse Team Topples Lancers, Edged By Rebels In Thriller

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 3, 2016, Tuesday
    New Fairfield, Newtown High girls' lacrosse, Notre Dame-Fairfield

    Newtown High School’s girls’ lacrosse team scored a 16-2 win at Notre Dame-Fairfield on April 28, then lost a 16-15 battle at New Fairfield on May 2, carrying an overall record of 4-6 into a Wedne...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawk Laxmen Turning The Corner

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 3, 2016, Tuesday
    Bulkley, New Fairfield, Newtown High boys' lacrosse, Notre Dame

    Newtown High School’s boys’ lacrosse team may be having a bit of an up and down season in terms of wins and losses, but the Nighthawks — all things considered — are making strides, coach Scott...Read Full Article

  • Softball And Baseball Teams Put Up Big Offensive Numbers

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 3, 2016, Tuesday
    Kolbe, Newtown High Baseball, Softball

    Newtown High School’s softball and baseball teams piled up the runs in road wins over Kolbe Cathedral of Bridgeport on May 2. The softball team cruised to a 26-0 five inning, run-rule victory, an...Read Full Article

  • Softball Team Stretches Winning Streak To Six Games

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 29, 2016, Friday
    Bunnell, Newtown High softball, Weston

    Newtown High School’s softball team kept up its winning ways with two blowout victories in as many days — a 10-1 triumph at Bunnell of Stratford on April 27, and an 8-2 victory over visiting Westo...Read Full Article

  • Baseball Team Scores 13 In Slugfest Triumph, Then Sees Streak End

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 29, 2016, Friday
    Bunnell, Newtown High Baseball, Weston

    Riding a five-game winning streak into a road contest with Bunnell of Stratford on April 27, Newtown High School’s baseball team fell behind by a trio of runs twice — 4-1 and 6-3 — before rallyi...Read Full Article

  • Golf, Tennis, And Volleyball Teams Compete

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    April 28, 2016, Thursday
    Golf, Nighthawks, Tennis, Volleyball

    Recent results from Newtown High School’s golf, tennis, and volleyball teams are as follows: Golf: The girls beat host Stratford 181-284 on April 25, and defeated visiting Joel Barlow of Redding 18...Read Full Article

  • Girls’ And Boys’ Track And Field Teams Post Wins

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 27, 2016, Wednesday
    Newtown High Track and Field

    Newtown High School’s girls’ outdoor track and field team defeated Joel Barlow of Redding 103.5-46.5 and Stratford 143-6 at Blue & Gold Stadium on April 25, improving to 4-0. The boys’ squad...Read Full Article

  • Big Innings Put Softball Team Back On Winning Track

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 26, 2016, Tuesday
    Barlow, Brookfield, Guererra, Immaculate, Newtown High softball

    Newtown High School’s softball team extended its winning streak this week, beginning with a pair of double-digit efforts. The Nighthawks toppled visiting Immaculate of Danbury 13-1 in a run-rule, fi...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawk Baseball Team Finds Winning Ways

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 26, 2016, Tuesday
    Barlow, Brookfield, Immaculate, Memoli, Newtown High basebal

    When the season began, Newtown High School’s baseball team members anticipated having to play small ball — executing bunts, hit and runs, and bunching together singles — to be successful. That, ...Read Full Article