Freshman keys Masuk boys basketball’s pair of opening wins

MONROE, CT — It was a collective effort and show of resiliency by the Masuk High boys basketball team in its first two games, and freshman Tyler Newsom played a big role in the Panthers’ winning start — a 51-48 win over Trumbull on Thursday followed by a 52-37 victory over Shelton two days later, both at home. Read More

Four Monroe girls soccer players compete at an elite level

MONROE, CT — When the Connecticut Football Club’s Elite Clubs National League U16 girls soccer team battled for the National Cup in a tournament in Tampa Bay in early July it featured a roster with some of the best players in the state — and among its 11 starters, three hailed from Monroe. Read More