NEWTON, N.J. — The Newton High School boys soccer team lost 2-1 in a close game on Monday when they played at Hackettstown.

Kevin Ayoso scored the only goal for the Braves with an assist by David Crowley. Hackettstown had six shots on Newton’s goal.

Newton continues on in the season with 1 3-1 overall and conference-division record as they play away against their rivals the Kittatinny Cougars on Wednesday, September 19 beginning at 3:45 p.m.