NWR7 triumphs over Nonnewaug in tournament

Zack Plitt pulled down a rebound over two Chiefs. Photo by Jesse Williams

WINSTED – Coaches love to say that beating a team twice in the same season is hard. Three times, even harder.

Not apparently for the Highlanders.

Northwestern Regional High School hosted Nonnewaug for the first round of the CIAC boys basketball tournament on Monday, March 6, rolled over their Berkshire league rivals, 62-46, and advanced out of the first round for the second consecutive year.

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