NEW CARLISLE - The New Carlisle Newts (3-3) will open up Migley Field for another season of wiffleball on Sunday afternoon with a match-up against the Glen Lee Skeeters (3-3).
The teams crossed paths twice last season. In the regular season, the Newts took two of three, 21-7, 4-5, 9-3 on May 23. Due to a delay in opening the Glen Lee ballpark in their inaugural season, the series was played at Parts Unknown, the former home of Cult West.
In August, the squads clashed in the opening round of the ORWBL Postseason. The Skeeters emerged victorious, 10-5, ending the Newts season.
New Carlisle is 26-16 all-time on Opening Day at Migley Field.
Newts lost two of three to Twin Branch, 2-1, 2-5, 1-2.
Glenn Lee won two of three against Kingsbury, 3-5, 12-3, 8-7
Series tied all-time, 2-2
Record at Migley Field: 0-0
Longest Streak: 1 win (5/23/21)
Largest Margin of Victory: 14 (5/23/21)
First Meeting: May 23, 2021 at Parts Unknown (Newts win, 21-7)
Most Recent Meeting: August 1, 2021 at Snead Field (Glen Lee wins, 10-5)
Runs Scored: 39
Runs Allowed: 25
AVG - Scott Soos (.471)
HR - Garrett Curless, Matt Soos, Scott Soos (8)
RBI - Garrett Curless, Matt Soos (10)
AVG - Bryce Lesher (.588)
HR - Bryce Lesher (15)
RBI - Bryce Lesher (23)
PROJECTED NEWTS LINEUP
Garrett Curless (CF)
Aidan Cotter (SP)
Matt Soos (DH)
Koby Keck (RF)
Colton Boren (LF)
C- Sean Touhey