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  • Runners Enjoy Cool Weather In Rooster Run

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    June 23, 2018, Saturday
    10K, 5K, Newtown Scholarship Association, Rooster Run

    Cool-for-late June weather conditions, with temperatures in the upper 50s, provided ideal running conditions for competitors in the 44th Annual Rooster Run events, at Fairfield Hills on June 23. Af...Read Full Article

  • Registration Continues For Saturday’s Rooster Run

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    June 21, 2018, Thursday
    5K, Rooster Run

    Rooster Run June 23 The Newtown Rooster Run to benefit the Newtown Scholarship Association will take place at the Municipal Center at Fairfield Hills on Saturday, June 23 at 8 am. The 44th Annua...Read Full Article

  • Admirals Pile Up Wood Bat League Wins

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    June 20, 2018, Wednesday
    American Legion baseball, Bethel Admirals, Josh Hull, Newtown High Baseball

    The Bethel Admirals 19U American Legion Baseball team won four of its first five games in summer wooden bat league Zone 5 play. The Admirals comprise players from Bethel and Newtown and play their hom...Read Full Article

  • Golfers Support Scholarship Association In Annual Tournament

    Sherri Baggett
    Sports
    June 20, 2018, Wednesday
    golf tournament, Jack Friel Memorial Golf Scramble, Newtown Country Club, Newtown Scholarship Association, Rock Ridge Country Club

    What could make a golf tournament more fun and challenging than blowing cross winds on every hole on a beautiful sunny day? The wind was an obstacle above and beyond the bunkers and sand traps, but go...Read Full Article

  • Crebbin And Swierbut Represent Hawks In Nationals

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    June 18, 2018, Monday
    Crebbin, New Balance Nationals, Newtown High Track and Field, Swierbut

    Newtown High School track and field team standouts Carly Swierbut and Zach Crebbin represented the Nighthawks in the New Balance High School Outdoor Nationals, at Aggie Stadium, in Greensboro, N.C., J...Read Full Article

  • Final Run Of Sandy Hook 5K To Take Place July 21

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    June 18, 2018, Monday
    12/14, 2018 Sandy Hook 5K, final Sandy Hook 5K, Julie Brunelle, Sandy Hook 5K

    This year’s change for the Sandy Hook 5K — as announced in April, a shift from spring to summer for its presentation — will also be the last. The final Sandy Hook 5K race will take place this J...Read Full Article

  • Freshmen Stepped Up To Assist In Newtown High Boys’ Lacrosse Team’s Winning Ways

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    June 18, 2018, Monday
    boys' lacrosse, Newtown High School boys' lacrosse

    A pair of concussions, a knee injury, two wrist injuries, a torn ACL — the list goes on. Injuries piled up from preseason through the regular campaign for Newtown High School’s boys’ lacrosse t...Read Full Article

  • Newtown Players Help St Joseph Lacrosse Team To State Championship

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    June 9, 2018, Saturday
    Newtown athletes, Somers, St Joseph boys' lacrosse, state championship

    Led by the strong play goaltender Kyle Burbank and aided by the scoring efforts of Jack Carpenter, both Newtown representatives, the St Joseph of Trumbull boys’ lacrosse team defeated familiar foe S...Read Full Article

  • Special Olympics Torch Run, Friday

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    June 7, 2018, Thursday
    connecticut special olympics, Law Enforcement Torch Run, Torch Run

    The Newtown leg of the 2018 Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run is scheduled for approximately 11:30 am to 1 pm on Friday, June 8. The torch will be passed by Bethel police to Newtown Poli...Read Full Article

  • Sarah Houle Top Golfer In State Again

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    June 5, 2018, Tuesday
    Newtown High girls' golf, Sarah Houle, State Championships

    Newtown High School golfer Sarah Houle, for the second consecutive year, is the state’s top golfer. Houle carded a 2 under par 70 in the championship match, at Tashua Knolls Country Club in Trumb...Read Full Article