July 8, 2019

GRANGER - The four-seeded New Carlisle Newts (12-12) advanced to the National League Championship Series after defeating the top seeded Granger Panthers (21-3) in two games. With the win, New Carlisle avenges last year's NLDS loss where they lost to the Panthers in the best-of-three series.

The Newts won the Wild Card in extras, narrowly d...

July 25, 2017

NEW CARLISLE- The Newts and Mechanics met up for the 3rd time this season with a trip to the National League Championship Series on the line.  Olive Township headed into the series fresh off of an Aidan Cotter no hitter in the Wild Card Game but New Carlisle was able to make a statement early, winning Game 1, 6-2.

The fight in the young Mechanics ke...

August 5, 2016

NEW CARLISLE- After nearly 3 months of ORWBL wiffleball, only 2 teams remain in contention to win the 2016 ORWBL World Series.  In the American League, the Maple City Magic rolled thru their opponents, going 5-0 with 4 blowout wins.  Maple City brings a 9 game winning streak heading into the World Series.

Meanwhile, the New Carlisle N...

August 5, 2016

NEW CARLISLE- The 2016 ORWBL MVP's were announced on Wednesday.  In the American League, it was first time winner Bob Bushman of the Heat and in the National League, Garrett Curless of the Newts.

Bushman, who's a 3rd year player for Hudson Lake had an incredible breakout season, hitting .564 with 43 HR, 64 RBI.  This was the first full season t...

August 2, 2016

NEW CARLISLE- Throughout this week, the 2016 season awards will be announced on

ORWBL.com.  All awards were voted on by the managers of the league.  The second honors to be
handed out are for Manager of the Year.  

Maple City's Alex Friedman and New Carlisle's Koby Keck won their respective league's: For the American League, Maple City's...

July 17, 2016

NEW CARLISLE- Back before the season started, New Carlisle's Koby Keck and South Bend's Anthony Rieff competed in a bidding war for the Cult West core.  While it was the Newts who were able to bring the core to New Carlisle, South Bend was able to steal a few of the others from Cult West.

South Bend was also able to land former Newts Seth Shail and...

June 21, 2016

NEW CARLISLE- The majority of the National League and American League All Star teams were announced on Saturday as manager voting decided the first 14 spots on each respective side.  Manager voting decided who would start on the mound as well as 4 Outfielder/Utility spots.  There was no voting for the catcher position.

The next 8 next best vote...

June 16, 2016

LA PORTE- After a slow start to the season, the New Carlisle Newts have started to look like the super team that everyone had expected to see after their huge offseason.  The Newts have won 6 straight games and head into the break fresh off of a 3 game sweep over the Maple City Magic at the Grassy Knoll.

Scott Soos has carried the load on the offens...

February 27, 2016

NEW CARLISLE - If you can't beat them, sign them.


That's exactly what the New Carlisle Newts did on Friday night, as the core of the Cult West dynasty decided their collective ORWBL future. While the two-time and reigning ORWBL Champions will not be back as a franchise in 2016, four of them will be joining forces with another organization with a ri...

February 27, 2016

NEW CARLISLE - Commissioner Alex Friedman has announced the highly-anticipated divisional alignment for the upcoming ORWBL season. After the most recent round of expansion, the league stands at 12 teams for the 2016 campaign.


This season will mark the return of the traditional American League/National League split, which was not utilized in 2014 or...

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