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Shelton High’s football team, sparked by a pair of big special teams plays, jumped out to an early 21-0 lead and never trailed en route to a 55-21 win over host Newtown High in the Class LL state playoff quarterfinals on Tuesday night.
The sixth-seeded Gaels ended the season of previously unbeaten and third-seeded Newtown, and moved on to host No. 7 Ridgefield in the Dec. 5 semifinals, beginning at 6:30 p.m.