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  • Super Scout Challenge Takes Place In The Rain

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 22, 2017, Saturday
    Super Scout Challenge 5K, Troop 70

    The second annual Super Scout Challenge 5K, to benefit Boy Scout Troop 70, took place in the rain at Fairfield Hills on Saturday, April 22. Joel Bender, 47, of Bedford New York won the race, leadin...Read Full Article

  • Volleyball Team Posts Wins

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 22, 2017, Saturday
    Daniel Hand, Greenwich, Newtown High boys' volleyball, Oxford, Xavier

    Newtown High's boys' volleyball team won two consecutive matches, defeating host Greenwich 3-2 (25-15, 20-25, 25-21, 17-25, 15-8) on April 18 and visiting Daniel Hand of Madison 3-1 (22-25, 25-15, 25-...Read Full Article

  • Hebner Tosses Complete Game Shutout

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 21, 2017, Friday
    Newtown High Baseball, Notre Dame-Fairfield

    Jason Hebner has an array of pitches: four- and two-seam fastballs, a cutter, slider, knuckle curve, and curve ball. Talk about a pitching arsenal to keep the batters guessing. In an April 12 conte...Read Full Article

  • Super Scout 5K Saturday, April 22

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    April 21, 2017, Friday
    Boy Scout Troop 70, Super Scout 5K Challenge

    The Super Scout 5K Challenge to benefit Boy Scout Troop 70 will take place at Fairfield Hills on Saturday, April 22, beginning at 10 am. Enter through Trades Lane off Wasserman Way and turn Right at K...Read Full Article

  • Mud, Music, And Memories Await ‘Mudders’

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    April 21, 2017, Friday
    Daniel Barden, MKJ Farm, Mudfest, runners

    DEANSBORO, N.Y. — A record-breaking 1,000 runners, spectators, and volunteers are preparing for the 5th annual Daniel Barden Mudfest presented by Pepsico. The event, which has been coined “The Boi...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawk Golf Squads Come Out On Top

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    April 19, 2017, Wednesday
    Newtown High Golf

    Newtown High School's girls' and boys' golf team kicked off the campaign with victories on April 17. The girls were at home, at Rock Ridge Country Club and scored 214 to defeat Masuk of Monroe (219) a...Read Full Article

  • Baseball Team Tangles With Conference Foes

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 19, 2017, Wednesday
    Ian Thoesen, Masuk, New Fairfield, Newtown High Baseball, Pomperaug

    The best remedy for a tough loss in sports is a quick turnaround with a bounce-back effort. Newtown High School’s baseball team rebounded from a heart-breaking 6-5 loss at Ridgefield on April 11 ...Read Full Article

  • NHS Softball Team Plays Extra Innings

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 19, 2017, Wednesday
    Barlow, Bob Guererra, Masuk, Newtown High softball, Norwalk, Pomperaug

    Newtown High School’s softball team played back-to-back extra inning games April 12 and 13. The Nighthawks came out on top with a 3-2 win over host Joel Barlow of Redding, then suffered a tough-to-s...Read Full Article

  • Boys Edge Barlow As Hawk Tennis Teams Take On Rivals

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 19, 2017, Wednesday
    Barlow, Newtown High Tennis, Weston

    Newtown High School’s girls’ and boys’ tennis teams took on Joel Barlow of Redding on April 17. The boys went on the road and came away with a hard-fought 4-3 win and the girls fell 6-1 to the v...Read Full Article

  • NHS Boys’ Lacrosse Ends Mini Slide As Bulkley Earns Milestone Win

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    April 19, 2017, Wednesday
    Brookfield, Newtown High boys' lacrosse, Scott Bulkley

    Newtown High School’s boys’ lacrosse team helped Coach Scott Bulkley earn his 100th career high school coaching victory in convincing fashion — a 20-7 thumping of host Brookfield on April 18. ...Read Full Article