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Cross Country Teams Win

Published: October 05, 2017 at 12:00 am

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Nick Jacobs, left, and Christian Lestik compete. (Brandy Jacobs photo)
Nick Jacobs, left, and Christian Lestik compete. (Brandy Jacobs photo)
Newtown High School's cross country teams visited Statford on October 3. The girls defeated Stratford 15-50 and Bethel 24-37, and the boys beat Stratford 15-50 and Bethel 25-32.

Girls' results are as follows:

2 Gloria Rowley 21:15,  4 Courtney Henchcliffe 21:31, 5 Julia Clark 21:40, 6 Emily Tressler 21:44, 7 Cate Norton 21:50, 8 Hallie Filan 21:52, 9 Erenie Athanasoulis 22:06.

Boys' results are as follows:

3 Joel Duval 17.51.64, 4 Christian Lestik 17:51.99, 5 Ryan Escoda 17:52.41, 6 Jack Kuligowski 17:52.47, 7 Nick Jacobs 17:53, 9 Alex Wong 18:09. 11 Ibrahim Bhavnagarwala 18:13.

The Nighthawks also participated in the Harry Geraghty Cross Country Invitational in Vernon, over the weekend.

The teams will be home, on the Fairfield Hills course trails adjacent to Reed School, on Tuesday, October 10, with the boys racing at 4:30 pm and the girls starting at 5 pm.

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Newtown Cultural Arts Commission is presenting or coordinating on six weeks of special events. Which event are you looking forward to the most? (Visit our Features page for a full story with details about all of these events.)

“In The Bag” exhibition, on view to September 28
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The Lords of 52nd Street concert, September 14
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Newtown Arts Festival weekend, September 15-16
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“An Evening of the Arts,” September 15
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“The Fox on the Fairway” production by Town Players of Newtown, weekends September 21-October 13
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“The Main Street Replica Project,” launching September 25
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Someday Cinema Series screenings of “The Blues Brothers,” September 30
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Photography display “In Our Rearview Mirror” by Marleen Cafarelli, et al, October 1-30
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“Love, Laughter, and Rhubarb” with Tinky Weisblat, October 3
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Newtown Day, October 6
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The 3rd Annual Newtown-Sandy Hook Restaurant Week, October 8-14
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Basket weaving workshop with Tina Puckett, October 13
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“Courageous Conversations in A Complex World,” October 17
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Live at ETH: David Wax Museum concert, October 19
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The 2nd Annual Fall Carnival at Fairfield Hills, October 19-21
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Connecticut Author’s Reading Series, October 21
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Natalie’s Open Mic, October 21
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“The Wordsmiths,” October 24
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Pianist Konstanza Chernov, October 28
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Someday Cinema Series double feature screenings of “Bride of Frankenstein” and “The Beast with Five Fingers,” October 29
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Total votes: 2