|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.