Home

Sports

  • Fire Company Golf Tournament Teeing Up

    Sandy Hook Fire & Rescue will host the 26th Annual George & Timothy Powell Memorial Golf Tournament on Monday, July 15, at Whitney Farms Golf Course in Monroe. The tournament, a fundraiser for the fire company, will be an 18-hole siren start, rain or shine, with golf to begin promptly at 9 am. Openings are still available for players and sponsors.

  • The Newtown Bee's Sports Wrap-up for June 21

    This is The Newtown Bee's Sports Wrap-up for the edition dated June 21, 2013. The Sports Wrap-up  is a podcast roundup of top sports news from each edition of The Newtown Bee. Tune in weekly.

  • Helmets And Hearts Charity Football Game, June 29 At Blue & Gold Stadium

    Newtown High School and Western CT Militia Minor League Football will co-host The Helmets and Hearts Newtown Memorial Scholarship Fund Benefit Football Game on Saturday, June 29, at Blue & Gold Stadium at NHS. The game will be between Western CT Militia and Lowell Noreaster. Pre-game events will begin at 6 pm, and kick-off will be at 6:45. Admission is free, but donations are encouraged and will go directly to the Newtown Memorial Scholarship Fund.

  • Martial Arts Tourney, Self Defense Course At NYA

    Han Dol Martial Arts School of Danbury will host the second Western Connecticut Regional Soo Bahk Do Tournament on Saturday, June 22, at Newtown Youth Academy. In addition, a free basic self-defense course will be offered at NYA Saturday morning. The class will be taught by certified martial arts instructors.

  • Nutmeg Games

    The registration deadline for the 25th Annual ShopRite Nutmeg State Games is Monday, June 24. Registration information for all sports may be found at www.nutmegstategames.org. More than 6,500 athletes, 1,500 volunteers, and 15,000 spectators will convene i...

  • Blue Pulls Away To Beat Gold In Annual Spring Football Scrimmage

    A preview of some of what’s to come this fall unfolded on the Blue & Gold Stadium turf on June 14. The annual Blue & Gold Game, an intrasquad football scrimmage, took place on a fittingly borderline early fall-like evening, and the Blue team pulled away for a 41-21 ...

  • At 82, McCarthy Proves There’s No Wrong Time To Start Running

    Newtown’s Irene McCarthy isn’t your average 82-year-old. She works part-time and exercises regularly. We’re not just talking about walks around the block either. As of June 15, McCarthy is a competitive runner. McCarthy ran her first road...

  • Nearly 500 Participate In Rooster Run

    Newtown’s Kevin Hoyt and Zach Schwartz led a field of nearly 500 participants in the 39th Annual Rocking Rooster Run at Fairfield Hills on June 15. Both former Newtown High School distance running standouts finished the 5K race in a time of 15:09. Hoyt, 22, narrowly edged o...

  • Kids Fishing Derby & Family Fun Day, Saturday

    Masonicare at Newtown, 139 Toddy Hill Road, will host its 2nd Annual Kids Fishing Derby and Family Fun Day this weekend. The event will run from 10:30 am until 1 pm, rain or shine, on Saturday, June 22. This is a catch and release event for ages 10 and under.

  • Hoyt, Schwartz Lead Rooster Run Pack

    Kevin Hoyt and Zach Schwartz led a field of nearly 500 participants in the 39th Annual Rocking Rooster Run at Fairfield Hills on June 15. Both former Newtown High School distance running standouts finished the 5K race in a time of 15:09. Hoyt narrowly edged out Schwartz to claim first-place honors. Hannah Schwartz, Zach Schwartz’s sister, was the top female participant.Runners were treated to sunny skies and comfortable temperatures in the low 60s for the 8 am competition.