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  • NHS Boys’ Lacrosse Team Falls In Greenwich

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 28, 2016, Saturday
    Bulkley, Greenwich, Newtown High boys' lacrosse, state tournament

    Host Greenwich High School’s boys’ lacrosse team ended a memorable spring season for Newtown High with a 20-6 win in the Class L state tournament qualifying round on May 28. The No. 14 Cardinal...Read Full Article

  • Boys’ Golfers Win Another SWC Championship

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    May 27, 2016, Friday
    Newtown High boys' golf, SWC Championship

    Newtown High School's boys' golf team won its second consecutive South-West Conference championship, at Danbury's Ridgewood Country Club, on May 27. The Nighthawks, as a team, finished with a score...Read Full Article

  • Girls’ Lacrosse Team Topples Shelton In State Playoff Opener

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 27, 2016, Friday
    Mastera, Newtown High girls' lacrosse, Shelton, state tournament

    Newtown High School’s girls’ lacrosse team defeated visiting Shelton 17-5 in the Class L state tournament qualifying round, at Blue & Gold Stadium, on May 27. The No. 16 Nighthawks built a ...Read Full Article

  • Softball Squad Blanks Panthers For Second Consecutive Title

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 27, 2016, Friday
    Newtown High softball, Pomperaug, SWC Championship

    Newtown High School’s softball team broke loose for eight runs in the second inning on its way to an 11-0 triumph over Pomperaug of Southbury in the South-West Conference championship game, under th...Read Full Article

  • Hawk Laxmen Win Championship In Triple Overtime

    Madeleine Peck
    Sports
    May 26, 2016, Thursday
    Newtown High boys' lacrosse, SWC Championship, Weston

    Newtown High School’s boys’ lacrosse team came from behind and defeated Weston 5-4 in triple overtime of the South-West Conference Championship game, at Blue & Gold Stadium, on May 26. Jare...Read Full Article

  • Softball Team Battles Back, Returns To Championship Game

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 25, 2016, Wednesday
    New Milford, Newtown High softball, SWC semifinals

    The defending South-West Conference champion softball team – Newtown High School – fell behind 4-0 before coming to bat in the first inning, and trailed 6-3 in the fifth inning before rallying to ...Read Full Article

  • Girls’ Lacrosse Team Falls In Tournament Semifinal

    Madeleine Peck
    Sports
    May 25, 2016, Wednesday
    Mastera, New Fairfield, Newtown High girls' lacrosse, semifinals, SWC tournament

    Newtown High School's girls' lacrosse team, seeded fourth in the South-West Conference Tournament, fell 15-10 to top-seeded New Fairfield in the semifinals, at Joel Barlow High in Redding, on May 24. ...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawk Laxmen Advance To SWC Title Game

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 25, 2016, Wednesday
    Bethel, Bulkley, Joel Barlow, Newtown High boys' lacrosse, semifinals, SWC tournament, Weston

    Newtown High School’s boys’ lacrosse team avenged last year’s South-West Conference championship game defeat to Joel Barlow of Redding — that unforgettable, wild comeback in which the Nighthaw...Read Full Article

  • Holcombe Hill 5K Provides Runners With Unique Opportunity To Help Two Causes

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 25, 2016, Wednesday
    Holcombe Hill 5K, Newtown Forest Association, Newtown High cross country

    Fundraising efforts can often be referred to as uphill climbs as groups or organizations look to reach financial goals. In the case of the inaugural Holcombe Hill 5K, held on May 21, it was literally ...Read Full Article

  • Newtown Track And Field Teams Second In SWC Championships

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 23, 2016, Monday
    Newtown High Track and Field, SWC Championship

    Led by some stellar individual performances, both the girls’ and boys’ track and field squads from Newtown High School recorded runner-up performances in the South-West Conference championship mee...Read Full Article