NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School boys basketball team fell to Hackettstown 53-44, on Wednesday, when they played them away.

Aaron Fantasia put up 19 points in the game against Hackettstown; three 2-pointers, three 3-pointers, and four foul shots. JD Heller contributed eight points with two 3-pointers and one 2-pointer.

Brian McKeown added seven points, Donovan Thomas had six and Jack Young added another four points.

The Newton High School boys basketball team’s overall record is 5-3 and their NJAC division record is currently 3-1. Newton will host Wallkill Valley on Tuesday, January 14 beginning at 7 p.m.