Andy Via, Babe Ruth State Tournament, Fairfield Hills, Leigh Libero, Mark Mockovak, Stefanie Burns, Steffan Burns, volunteers
For a few days after Newtown’s 13U Babe Ruth and 8U Cal Ripken baseball teams were eliminated from their state tournaments, held at Fairfield Hills this past week, the games continued for visiting t...Read Full Article
Julie Brunelle, Katie Blake, Linda Spooner, Ryan McNerney, Sandy Hook 5K
Being that this was the final Sandy Hook 5K it was appropriate that a Sandy Hook resident was first to cross the finish line in the July 21 race, at Fairfield Hills. Sunny skies and comfortable temper...Read Full Article
American Legion baseball, Bethel Admirals, Josh Hull, Newtown baseball
The Bethel Admirals American Legion Baseball team, which includes several Newtown players, capped off its regular season with five games this past week, Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16. The...Read Full Article
The final Sandy Hook 5K will take place on Saturday, July 21. The event begins at 8:15 am with staggered kids’ fun runs and 9 am for the 5K.
The run for children ages 2-6 is a quarter mile, and the...Read Full Article
Chris Petersen, Newtown Hammerin' Hawgs, Trumbull, U14 Babe Ruth Baseball State Tournament
The Newtown Hammerin’ Hawgs pushed defending state champion and host Trumbull to the finish in a tough 2-1 walk-off loss in the 14U Babe Ruth State Tournament championship round at Unity Park, July ...Read Full Article
14U Babe Ruth State Tournament, Chris Petersen, Darien, Hammerin' Hawgs
The Newtown Hammerin’ Hawgs have qualified for the 14U Babe Ruth State Tournament championship round and will take on host and defending champion Trumbull at Unity Park on Thursday, July 12. First p...Read Full Article
Babe Ruth State Tournament, Newtown Blue Stockings
The Newtown Blue Stockings were defeated by New Milford 5-2 in 13U Connecticut Babe Ruth Baseball Tournament on July 11.
New Milford grabbed the lead in the third inning but Newtown tied the game on ...Read Full Article
Babe Ruth State 13U Tournament, Blue Stockings, Newtown Babe Ruth
The Newtown Blue Stockings are hosting the 13U Babe Ruth Baseball State Tournament at High Meadow Field at Fairfield Hills this week. Newtown Middle School teacher Sue Lang, who taught some of the boy...Read Full Article
Cal Ripken Baseball, Newtown Naturals, state tournament
The Newtown Naturals Cal Ripken Baseball team is participating in the 8U State Tournament at Glander Fields this week.
After losing to Danbury on July 8, the Naturals got their first taste of victo...Read Full Article
American Legion baseball, Bethel Admirals, Newtown baseball
The Bethel Admirals U19 American Legion Baseball team, comprising players from Bethel and Newtown, are 13-6. They earned a trio of shutouts this past week. Game highlights are as follows:
On July 3, ...Read Full Article