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  • 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

  • Softball Squad Rolls Into Conference Semis

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 21, 2016, Saturday
    Guererra, Joel Barlow, Newtown High softball, SWC

    Newtown High School’s softball team, in the South-West Conference tournament quarterfinals on May 21, displayed all of what made it such a strong team throughout the regular campaign: Patience and p...Read Full Article

  • Baseball Team Can’t Overcome Rebels In SWC Quarters

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 21, 2016, Saturday
    New Fairfield, Newtown High Baseball, SWC

    Despite multiple comeback efforts, Newtown High School’s baseball team came up short in a 7-5 defeat to visiting New Fairfield, in the South-West Conference tournament quarterfinals on May 21. Th...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawk Lacrosse Teams Advance In SWC Tourney

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 19, 2016, Thursday
    Bethel, Brookfield, Newtown High Lacrosse, SWC

    Newtown High School’s girls’ and boys’ lacrosse teams both won their South-West Conference tournament quarterfinal-round games, at Blue & Gold Stadium, on May 19. The fourth-seeded girls def...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawk Laxmen Get Familiar With Bethel As Regular Season Gives Way To Postseason

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 19, 2016, Thursday
    Bethel, Bulkley, Newtown High boys' lacrosse, Simsbury, Staples

    Newtown High School’s boys’ lacrosse team edged host Bethel 6-5 in overtime in the regular-season finale, on May 14. The game had been rescheduled from earlier in the season and set up consecutive...Read Full Article

  • Girls’ Lacrosse Team Hosts SWC Playoff Game Thursday

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 19, 2016, Thursday
    Bethel, Brookfield, Mastera, Newington, Newtown High girls' lacrosse

    Newtown High School’s girls’ lacrosse team won its final two regular season games to carry an overall record of 8-8 (3-3 in South-West Conference Division I play) into the postseason. Newtown earn...Read Full Article

  • Softball Lineup Peaking As Postseason Begins

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 18, 2016, Wednesday
    Guererra, Masuk, Newtown High softball

    After back-to-back whitewashings, including a no-hit performance by Sara Kennedy, Newtown High School’s softball team pulled out consecutive wins in back-and-forth, down-to-the wire contests to clos...Read Full Article

  • NHS Sluggers Earn Top Seed In SWC Playoffs

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 17, 2016, Tuesday
    Masuk, Memoli, Newtown High Baseball

    With first place on the line, Newtown High School’s baseball team — behind a dominant pitching effort from Jason Hebner — topped visiting Masuk of Monroe 4-1 at Fairfield Hills, on May 17. He...Read Full Article

  • Tennis Teams Finish Regular Season Strongly, Compete In Postseason

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    May 17, 2016, Tuesday
    Newtown High Tennis, Postseason

    Newtown High School’s girls’ and boys’ tennis teams closed out their regular season of play against South-West Conference foes on a high note, as the girls won seven straight matches before a lo...Read Full Article

  • Lacrosse Teams Battle In Close Games

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 11, 2016, Wednesday
    Glastonbury, Masuk, Newtown High Lacrosse, Ridgefield, Simsbury

    Newtown High School’s girls’ and boys’ lacrosse teams had hard-fought games on May 10 as the girls outscored visiting Masuk of Monore 9-7 for a Senior Night win, and the boys dropped a 7-6 doubl...Read Full Article