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  • Overtime Thriller! Hawk Laxmen Advance With Qualifying Round Triumph

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 27, 2017, Saturday
    Class L state tournament, Fairfield Warde, Newtown High boys' lacrosse, Overtime, Scott Bulkley

    Tucker Garrity played the role of playmaker, recording four assists, throughout 47:55 of regulation in the May 27 Class L State Tournament qualifying round contest between Newtown High School and visi...Read Full Article

  • Throughout Saturday and Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend, soccer fields in town will be bustling with youth players wearing cleats and shin pads running around and having fun, all the while displaying t...Read Full Article

  • State Playoffs Get Underway With Boys’ Lacrosse Saturday

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    May 26, 2017, Friday
    Newtown Nighthawks, state tournament

    State tournament action gets underway for Newtown High School’s squads on Saturday, May 27, when the boys’ lacrosse team hosts Fairfield Warde in a qualifying round matchup, at Blue & Gold Sta...Read Full Article

  • Pitchers Lead Baseball Team To Conference Title

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 26, 2017, Friday
    Bethel, Ian Thoesen, Newtown High Baseball, SWC Championship

    The Newtown Bee apologizes for the delay in posting this story. Due to technical issues with the website we were unable to post coverage in the timely manner expected by our readers. A good recipe ...Read Full Article

  • Girls’ Lacrosse Team Back At Top Of SWC

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 26, 2017, Friday
    Maura Fletcher, Newtown High girls' lacrosse, SWC championship game, Weston

    The Newtown Bee apologizes for the delay in posting this story. Due to technical issues with the website we were unable to post coverage in the timely manner expected by our readers. Newtown High S...Read Full Article

  • Girls’ Win Track Championships And Boys Have Handful Of Individual Firsts

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 23, 2017, Tuesday
    Becky Osborne, Newtown High Track and Field, Rich Marcello, SWC Championships

    It was quite a showing by both of Newtown High School's track and field teams in the South-West Conference championships, at New Milford High, on May 23. The girls' squad won the championship and the ...Read Full Article

  • Hawk Laxmen Knocked Out Of SWC Tourney By Rebels

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 23, 2017, Tuesday
    New Fairfield, Newtown High boys' lacrosse, Scott Bulkley, South-West Conference semifinals

    Newtown High School's boys' lacrosse team which handed rival New Fairfield its first loss of the campaign late in the regular season, was beaten 10-6 by the host Rebels in a rematch, in the South-West...Read Full Article

  • Hebner, Hawk Sluggers Reach SWC Championship Round

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 23, 2017, Tuesday
    Ian Thoesen, Newtown High Baseball, SWC tournament semifinals, Weston

    Jason Hebner picked up where Kyle Roche left off. Hebner pitched Newtown High School's baseball team in the South-West Conference tournament championship game with a complete-game effort as the Nighth...Read Full Article

  • Girls’ Lacrosse Team Holds Off Rebels To Advance To Championship Game

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 22, 2017, Monday
    New Fairfield, Newtown High girls' lacrosse, semifinals, South-West Conference tournament

    Newtown High School’s girls’ lacrosse team is back in the South-West Conference championship game. The Nighthawks held off visiting New Fairfield 11-9 on a misty, foggy May 22 evening under the li...Read Full Article

  • Runners Enjoy Scenic Holcombe Hill 5K Course

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    May 22, 2017, Monday
    5K, Holcombe Hill, Kevin Hoyt, Newtown boys' cross country, Newtown Forest Association, Newtown High girls' cross country, Sarah Mawdsley

    Runners of all ages took part in a race — the Newtown Forest Association (NFA) and Newtown Cross Country 5K — on the scenic and challenging, hilly Holcombe Hill Wildlife Preserve on May 20. Kevin ...Read Full Article