They’re In! Falcons Take on Granby/Canton in State Playoffs on Tuesday

The Falcons are the 5th seed in the state football tournament. Source: CIAC website.

Welcome to the big dance Joel Barlow!

The Falcons have qualified to play in the Class SS state football tournament after a dominating 56-20 win in the over their rivals Weston on Wednesday Continue reading “They’re In! Falcons Take on Granby/Canton in State Playoffs on Tuesday”

If They Win, They’re In–Victory on Wednesday Would Send Barlow to State Playoffs

Barlow is ranked 5th in the state in its division and can clinch a playoff berth with a win on Wednesday. Source: CIAC website.

The Falcons stumbled again in a rain-soaked Friday night game against New Milford on Nov 11. After jumping ahead 13-0 and taking a 13-7 lead into the Continue reading “If They Win, They’re In–Victory on Wednesday Would Send Barlow to State Playoffs”

Barlow Handles Bethel–Next Up New Milford on Friday with Playoffs in Sight

Editors note: At the the time of publication, Friday’s kickoff in New Milford was changed to 5:30 p.m. in response to the weather forecast.

Barlow football is ranked third in the state in its division.–Source: CIACsports.com

Following their setback against Newtown, the Falcons Continue reading “Barlow Handles Bethel–Next Up New Milford on Friday with Playoffs in Sight”

Barlow Takes on Bethel for Senior Day, Homecoming Game and 2022 Fall Football Food Drive

The Falcons were served a dose of reality on Friday night when they traveled to Blue and Gold Stadium in Newtown. The final score was a respectable 30-20 in favor of the Nighthawks, but Newtown remained in control for most of the game.

Joel Barlow Athletics Rolls Out Electronic Ticketing

Fans heading out to watch any of Joel Barlow’s High School’s sports games can skip the line at the gate and pre-purchase a ticket electronically through a system called GoFan.

The school rolled out the electronic ticketing system earlier this year for home games to make it easier Continue reading “Joel Barlow Athletics Rolls Out Electronic Ticketing”

Next Up Newtown–Undefeated Barlow on the Road Against Nighthawks Friday

The 5-0 showdown between New Fairfield and Barlow turned out to be a dominant victory for the Falcons who improved to 6-0 with a 47-13 win. The defense was in a “bend, but don’t break” mentality and executed that approach to perfection. The Falcons had a huge stop on a fourth-and-one Continue reading “Next Up Newtown–Undefeated Barlow on the Road Against Nighthawks Friday”

Barlow Football Steamrolls New Fairfield to Remain Undefeated

Barlow retains the top ranking in the state in its division.– CIAC website.

The Joel Barlow Falcons football team came one step closer to making the postseason with a 47-13 win over New Fairfield. The team finds itself sitting in the top spot in the South-West Conference and statewide Continue reading “Barlow Football Steamrolls New Fairfield to Remain Undefeated”

Falcons Football Takes on New Fairfield in a Battle of the Unbeatens

The Joel Barlow football team will be home again on Friday night to take on the impressive Rebels of New Fairfield. Both teams will be coming into the contest with unblemished 5-0 records and looking to make a big statement about their state playoff chances.

Barlow Football Poised for Historic Season

The Joel Barlow Falcons football team has won its first four games to open up the 2022 season, led by senior quarterback Danny Shaban and bolstered by stellar performances on both sides of the ball from several players.

Shaban, who leads the team in total yards (786) and touchdowns Continue reading “Barlow Football Poised for Historic Season”

Helen Keller Middle School’s International Flags Celebrate Diversity

At first glance, the neon and vibrant colored international flags displayed in Helen Keller Middle School cafeteria could be mistaken for a geography lesson.

The 41 flags do serve an educational purpose, but they have a deeper meaning. They represent and celebrate the wide array Continue reading “Helen Keller Middle School’s International Flags Celebrate Diversity”