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Sports

  • 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

  • Champions: Fifth Grade Football Team Topples North Haven

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 14, 2017, Tuesday
    championship, Fifth grade football, North Haven, Shoreline Conference

    When North Haven scored a touchdown on its opening position, it was easy to think Newtown's fifth grade football would be in for a long day. However, it didn’t take long for the Nighthawks to show h...Read Full Article

  • Fourth Grade Football Team’s Playoff Run Ends Against Glastonbury In Title Game

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 14, 2017, Tuesday
    championship game, Fourth-grade football, Glastonbury, Shoreline Conference

    Newtown's fourth grade football team gave Glastonbury all it could handle in the Shoreline Youth Football Conference Championship game but came up just short, 21-6, at neutral site Guilford High Schoo...Read Full Article

  • Season Ends For Nighthawk Girls’ Booters

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 11, 2017, Saturday
    Glastonbury, Marc Kenney, Newtown High girls' soccer, state tournament

    Newtown High School's girls' soccer team saw its stellar season come to an end in a 2-1 loss to visiting Glastonbury, in the Class LL state tournament quarterfinals, at Blue & Gold Stadium, on Sat...Read Full Article

  • Youth Football Teams To Battle For Championships Sunday

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 11, 2017, Saturday
    championships, Newtown Youth Football, Shorline Conference

    Newtown's fourth and fifth grade football teams will play in the Shoreline Conference championship games, on Sunday, November 12. Both contests will be held at Guilford High School. The fourth grad...Read Full Article