On Thursday, June 26th, the Newtown Babe Ruth 15-year-old Xtreme team was the runner-up in the Bethel 15U Jimmy Fund tournament narrowly losing to Danbury 6-5. Prior to that, the team lost to Danbury in its first game and then came out of the loser’s bracket by defeating Brookfield, Fairfield and Ridgefield. Pictured starting with the front row, left to right: Matthew Kretz, Shawn Fulton, Matthew Carino, Jack Moulder and Coach Gary Kugler. Back row: Manager Art Johnson, Spencer Johnson, Luke Reppucci, Matthew Kugler, Austin Dignan, Michael Liberante, Owen Samson and Coach Don Dignan.
On Thursday, June 26th, The Newtown “Wolf Pack” Babe Ruth 13-year-old Xtreme team won the prestigious Jimmy Fund tournament for a 5th year in a row by defeating Pomperaug in the championship game. Prior to that, the Wolf Pack defeated Bethel, Fairfield, New Milford, and Trumbull to reach the championship. Pictured starting with the front row, left to right: Luke Kirby, Luke Melillo, Cole Demirjian, Jack Miller, Easton Ricks, Ben Terry. Back row: Manager Bruce Terry, Robert DiSibio, Robert Murray, Kyle Roche, Coach Ken Roche, Harry Lucas, David Kohler, Aaron Kirby, Coach Dale Demirjian.