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  • Errors Hurt Softball Team In Streak-Ending Setback

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 6, 2016, Friday
    Guererra, Newtown High softball, Pomperaug

    Winners of eight straight games, during which it outscored opponents on average 10-1, Newtown High School’s softball team, on May 5, faced the team its winning streak started against back on April 1...Read Full Article

  • Tennis Teams Post Victories

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    May 6, 2016, Friday
    Newtown High Tennis

    Newtown High School’s girls’ tennis team has won four straight matches, and the boys’ squad has won two in a row. The girls blanked visiting Bethel 7-0 on April 28 and posted a 7-0 triumph over...Read Full Article

  • Lacrosse Teams Cruise To Lopsided Wins

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 6, 2016, Friday
    Bulkley, Mastera, New Milford, Newtown High Lacrosse

    Newtown High School’s girls’ and boys’ lacrosse teams both scored resounding wins over their South-West Conference foes from New Milford — the girls in a 19-5 triumph at Blue & Gold Stadiu...Read Full Article

  • Wingathlon To Cause Road Closures, Traffic Delays For Few Hours Saturday

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    May 6, 2016, Friday
    road closure, traffic delay, Wingathlon

    Motorists should expect temporary road closures at the Fairfield Hills Campus, and also some traffic delays on area roads as the 2nd Annual Wingathlon races are held on Saturday, May 7. Traffic wil...Read Full Article

  • Soccer Night In Newtown Postponed; New Date TBD

    Shannon Hicks
    Sports
    May 5, 2016, Thursday
    Kyle Lyddy, Soccer Night in Newtown, Soccer Night postponed

    Soccer Night in Newtown, a special event scheduled for Friday, May 6, at Newtown High School's Blue & Gold Stadium, is being postponed. "Because of the unpredictability of Friday's weather and ...Read Full Article

  • Boys’ Golfers Looking To Avenge Losses; Girls Still Unbeaten

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 5, 2016, Thursday
    Masuk, Newtown High Golf, Pomperaug

    The defending South-West Conference champion girls’ and boys’ golf squads, from Newtown High, again appear to be in headed toward being in contention for titles this spring. The girls are unbeaten...Read Full Article

  • NHS Track And Field Teams Earn Victories

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 5, 2016, Thursday
    Newtown High Track and Field

    Newtown High School’s track and field teams continue their winning ways. The girls defeated host Bunnell of Stratford 114-36, New Milford 111-39, and Kolbe Cathedral of Bridgeport 141-8, on May 2. T...Read Full Article

  • 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