Saturday, April 22, 2017
New Castle High School
Trojans Jumps Out to Early Lead in Victory Over Delta
An early lead helped Trojans defeat Delta 15-3 on Saturday. Trojans scored on a single by Garrett Welch, a double by Caleb Matthews, and a double by Janson Anderson in the second inning.
Trojans took an early lead in the second inning. With two outs in the second inning Garrett Welch drove in one run when he singled.
Titen Bennett earned the win for Trojans. He tossed seven innings, surrendering three runs, three hits, striking out four, and walking one. VanPelt took the loss for Delta. He pitched four and a third innings, allowing ten runs, 12 hits, and striking out two.
Trojans had 17 hits in the game. Welch, Janson Anderson, Jared Heard, Bryce Pinkard, Drew Barber, and Caleb Matthews each collected multiple hits for Trojans. Heard, Matthews, and Anderson each drove in three runs to lead Trojans.