Multiple Teams · New Castle High School Baseball Varsity beats Southside High School 12-2


Sport Baseball Varsity
Home Score 12 Away Score 2
Game Recap
The Trojans made their home debut on Wednesday against the Muncie South Rebels, and closed out a 12-2 win in 6 innings. Zak Kellogg got the win for the Trojans, pitching 3 innings and registering 3 strikeouts, 2 walks, and 1 earned run.

After falling behind 1-0 early, Grant Malott hit a 2-run home run to put New Castle in front for good. Cayden Smekens went 3 for 4 at the plate and scored twice in his varsity debut.

New Castle improves to 1-1 on the season, and will return to action on Saturday as they host Yorktown in a Doubleheader. The first game will begin at 10:00 AM.

Box Scores
Box Score: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th Runs Hits Errors
Southside High School 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 6
New Castle High School 2 1 1 1 6 1 12 11

Extra Base Hits

Team Player Hit
New Castle Cayden Smekens 2B
New Castle Kenny Martin 2B
New Castle Baze Conway 2B
New Castle Grant Malott HR

Pitchers

Team Name W-L Walk S/o
New Castle Zak Kellogg 1 2 3
New Castle Joseph Terry 2 1
New Castle Garrett Welch 0 1