NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School Cross Country team is made up of both a boys team and a girls team.

On Tuesday, September 17, the Newton teams had a race against Lenape valley. The boys team came out on top with a final score of 11-29, but the girls team lost a close race with a final score of 22-33.

On Wednesday, September 11, Newton had an invitational meet which included Hackettstown, North Warren, and Vernon.

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The Newton boys team won against Vernon 24-34 and Hackettstown 20-38 but lost to North Warren with a score of 21-39.

The Newton girls team took three losses that day; with a score of 18-44 to Vernon, a score of 16-47 against North Warren and 19-42 against Hackettstown.

The next meet for the Newton teams will be on Tuesday, September 24 against rivals Kittatinny. The meet will begin at 4 p.m.