Nighthawk Lacrosse Teams Roll In Postseason Openers

Published: May 16, 2019 at 11:19 pm
Newtown High School’s girls’ and boys’ lacrosse teams, both seeded second in their South-West Conference tournaments, won their postseason openers in convincing fashion, at Blue & Gold Stadium on May 16.

Volleyball Team Defeats Barlow Again, Continues To Defeat Competition

Published: May 16, 2019 at 10:51 am
Newtown High School's boys' volleyball team defeated visiting Joel Barlow of Redding 3-0 (25-19, 25-17, 29-27), in the second match between the teams this season. Entering the match, Newtown was undefeated and Joel Barlow’s only loss came from the Nighthawks.

Softball Team Topples Stratford In Possible Playoff Preview

Published: May 15, 2019 at 10:58 am
In a possible preview of a first- or later-round South-West Conference tournament game, and a contest that factored into earning a first-round home contest, Newtown High School’s softball team pulled away to defeat visiting Stratford 8-1 in a rescheduled game on May 11.

Girls’ Lacrosse Team Heads Into Postseason On High Note

Published: May 15, 2019 at 10:52 am
Newtown High School’s girls’ lacrosse team wrapped up the regular season with four consecutive victories as the Nighthawks followed up a 16-0 triumph over Notre Dame-Fairfield on May 7 with a 16-6 win at Bethel two days later, an 11-5 win over Fairfield Warde on May 11, and a 10-1 victory over Brookfield on May 13.

Garrity Sets All-Time Points Record As Lacrosse Team Edges Bronxville

Published: May 11, 2019 at 06:48 pm
Tucker Garrity became Newtown High School's all-time point leader when he scored his first of four goals to help Newtown High School's boys' lacrosse team to a thrilling 11-9 win over visiting Bronxville of New York on May 11.

Different Circumstances, Same Result: Halmose Retains Run For Hunger Crown

Published: May 11, 2019 at 11:13 am
Last year at this time, Justin Halmose ran his first 5K. And he won. Fast forward 365 days (plus a week) and several races later, and Halmose again came out on top in the Run4Hunger 5K to benefit the FAITH Food Pantry, hosted by Knights of Columbus, St Virgilius Council 185, at Fairfield Hills. The second annual race took place on a chilly, low 50s but windy, May 11 morning.

May 2019


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