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  • Nighthawks Compete In Swimming State Open

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 21, 2017, Tuesday
    Newtown High girls' swim team, State Open

    Newtown High School's girls' swimmers participated in the State Open, at Yale University in New Haven, on November 18. The Nighthawks scored 68 points to place 22nd among 54 Connecticut teams; Greenwi...Read Full Article

  • Former Newtown Standout Scores TD For Michigan

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 20, 2017, Monday
    Ben Mason, Michigan football, Newtown High football

    Former Newtown High School football standout Ben Mason in his first season at Michigan, scored his first collegiate touchdown, on a one-yard run against fifth-ranked Wisconsin, in a 24-10 road loss, o...Read Full Article

  • Turkey Trot Road Restrictions For Thanksgiving Day

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 18, 2017, Saturday
    C.H. Booth Library, Newtown Turkey Trot, road restrictions

    Various roads in the center of Newtown will be impacted by the 8th annual Newtown Turkey Trot 5K Run and Walk, Thursday, November 23, between the hours of 7:45 and 9 am. A temporary no parking area...Read Full Article

  • Unified Sports Provides Opportunity For Students To Grow

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 18, 2017, Saturday
    Kathy Davey, Newtown High Unified Sports

    Unified Sports offers students with special needs an opportunity to play sports in a competitive, all the while supportive, environment. It also provides the student peers, who serve as partners an...Read Full Article

  • BOE Celebrates Unified Sports Leaders

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Sports
    November 17, 2017, Friday
    Board of Education, Interim Superintendent of Schools Dr Lorrie Rodrigue, Kathleen Davey, Newtown High School, NHS, Unified Sports

    Interim Superintendent of Schools Dr Lorrie Rodrigue announced the celebration of seven students at the November 7 Board of Education meeting, citing the students’ dedication and leadership in Newto...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawks Sign National Letters Of Intent To Play In College

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 17, 2017, Friday
    college sports, Letters of Intent, Newtown High athletes

    A trio of standout Newtown High School athletes, on November 13, signed National Letters of Intent to compete in college. Layton Harrell will play lacrosse at Stony Brook University in New York, Sa...Read Full Article

  • Western Connecticut Hockey Program Hosts Rangers Alumni Assist Game

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 16, 2017, Thursday
    Danbury Ice Arena, fundraiser game, Rangers alumni, Western Connecticut Youth Hockey

    The Western Connecticut Jr Colonials Ice Hockey program will host a New York Rangers Alumni Assist game to benefit the organization in hopes of adding an all girls' team as soon as next season and f...Read Full Article

  • Online Registration For Turkey Trot Ends Nov. 18; In-Person Sessions Nov. 21-22

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 15, 2017, Wednesday
    5K, 8th Annual Newtown Turkey Trot, CH Booth Library, Turkey Trot

    The 8th Annual Newtown Turkey Trot 5K Run and Walk, to support the CH Booth Library, will take place on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 23, beginning at 7:45 am. The race, sponsored by Newtown Sav...Read Full Article

  • Newtown High Records Set In State Swim Championships

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 15, 2017, Wednesday
    Class LL State Championships, Newtown High girls' swimming and diving, school records

    Two Newtown High School records were set in the Class LL state championship swim meet, at Wesleyan University in Middletown, on November 14. The Newtown High girls’ swimming and diving team, factor...Read Full Article

  • Youth Basketball Tournament Saturday, November 18

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 15, 2017, Wednesday
    tournament, Youth Basketball Association

    Newtown Youth Basketball Association (NYBA) will hold its 3 on 3 tournament at Newtown High School on Saturday, November 18. Cost is $100 for teams of three or four players. Walk-in registration is...Read Full Article