The Shelton High boys volleyball team swept Newtown High 3-0 (25-19, 25-16, 25-15) on Wednesday night to improve to 16-1 overall.
The Gaels take on undefeated Ridgefield High (18-0) tonight at 6 p.m.
Against Newtown, Erik Kocur led Shelton with 15 kills, six digs and three aces, Grant Fevrier added 13 kills, three digs and one ace and T.J. Nicholas notched seven kills, one block and one ace.
Newtown (3-12) was paced by Jeremy Doski’s one ace, 12 digs and 11 kills, Jeff Depunto had six digs and three kills and Jake Lapp added four digs and nine assists.
The Gaels will next participate in the Southern Connecticut Conference tournament, with the semifinals set for Wednesday, May 27.