Newman baseball falls to Assumption

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CWS Sports Desk

May 2, 2019

Wisconsin Rapids– After falling behind 1-0 early, the Assumption Royals fought back and claimed a 5-3 victory over rival Newman on Thursday afternoon.

Newman out-hit Assumption 5-4 and the Royals committed three errors, while the Cardinals did not commit an error on defense.

Ben Elsen was 2-3 to lead the Royals.  Elsen doubled, as did Kimo Ferreira.

Nick Smits picked up the win for Assumption on the mound, tossing six innings and striking out six.

Ben Leischer and Brennan Shaughnessy doubled for Newman.

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