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The Waltham (MA) varsity baseball team lost Wednesday's home conference game against rival school Newton South (Newton, MA) by a score of 7-5.

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Newton South-------7--
Waltham-------5--
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Game Story

Massachusetts High School Baseball - Newton South gets by Waltham

May 18, 2016: Waltham, MA 02452

Newton South Lions (Newton, MA) fans exited the stadium thrilled Wednesday as they observed their baseball squad overcome the host Waltham Hawks (Waltham, MA), 7-5 in a league test.

With the win, Newton South upgrades its record to 3-10 on the season. The Lions host Boston Latin (Boston, MA) to battle the Wolfpack in a Dual County test on Friday, May 20. The Wolfpack come into the test with a record of 7-5. Boston Latin lost 2-1 in their recent league test against Acton-Boxborough (Acton, MA)

With the defeat, Waltham falls to 6-7 on the season. The Hawks travel to Lincoln-Sudbury (Sudbury, MA) to battle the Warriors in a Dual County test on Friday, May 20. The Warriors come into the test with a record of 10-3. Lincoln-Sudbury won 13-0 in their recent non-league test against Framingham (Framingham, MA)

Rankings & Records

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Newton South (15-16)

NationalMADiv.
11,43628378
OverallLeagueHomeAwayWin %League %RFRA
3-183-151-112-7.143.16772163

Waltham (15-16)

NationalMADiv.
9,41823072
OverallLeagueHomeAwayWin %League %RFRA
7-126-114-63-6.368.35391123

Team Scoring Averages

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Newton South.8.8.41.00.6.8.50-3.4--
Waltham
.5.31.3.3.7.7.30.51.04.8--

Head-to-Head

  • Waltham won on 4/11/2016
    4/11 @ 4p123456789RHE
    Waltham0030010015--
    Newton South0000031004--

    The Waltham (MA) varsity baseball team won Monday's away conference game against rival school Newton South (Newton, MA) in extra innings by a score of 5-4.

  • Newton South won on 5/18/2016
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    Newton South-------7--
    Waltham-------5--

    The Newton South (Newton, MA) varsity baseball team won Wednesday's away conference game against Waltham (MA) by a score of 7-5.

Team Stat Comparison

Newton SouthWaltham
-Batting Average.263
-On Base Percentage.357
-Slugging Percentage.321
-Fielding Percentage.896
-Win Loss Percentage.500

Team Leaders

Newton SouthWalthamNational Avg.
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Batting Average#20 Matt Sweet.484.256
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On Base Percentage#20 Matt Sweet.610.363
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Slugging Percentage#3 Darren Battista.588.311
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Fielding Percentage#10 Nick Caliri1.000.861
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Win Loss Percentage#17 Max Penton1.000.527

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Newton South2-15Waltham5-10
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
4/4/16Boston LatinNewton South4/13/16Boston LatinWaltham(L) 6-5
5/14/16Newton SouthBoston Latin(L) 4-15/16/16WalthamBoston Latin(L) 8-5
5/14/16Boston LatinNewton South(L) 4-1
5/20/16Boston LatinNewton South(L) 3-2
4/6/16Acton-BoxboroughNewton South4/14/16WalthamActon-Boxborough(L) 6-5
5/6/16Acton-BoxboroughNewton South(L) 8-05/9/16Acton-BoxboroughWaltham(W) 5-3
5/11/16Newton SouthActon-Boxborough(L) 13-3
4/8/16Newton SouthLincoln-Sudbury(L) 11-04/20/16Lincoln-SudburyWaltham(W) 10-2
4/14/16Newton SouthLincoln-Sudbury(L) 11-05/20/16WalthamLincoln-Sudbury(L) 5-1
5/13/16Lincoln-SudburyNewton South(L) 7-1
4/13/16Cambridge Rindge & LatinNewton South(W) 5-34/8/16WalthamCambridge Rindge & Latin(L) 14-7
5/16/16Newton SouthCambridge Rindge & Latin(W) 4-34/19/16WalthamCambridge Rindge & Latin(L) 14-7
5/13/16Cambridge Rindge & LatinWaltham(L) 14-3
4/19/16Newton NorthNewton South(L) 8-45/28/16WalthamNewton North
4/25/16Westford AcademyNewton South5/6/16Westford AcademyWaltham(W) 4-3
4/28/16Westford AcademyNewton South(L) 15-45/11/16WalthamWestford Academy(W) 5-3
5/9/16Westford AcademyNewton South
5/23/16Newton SouthWestford Academy(L) 5-0
4/27/16Newton SouthWeston(L) 8-74/28/16WestonWaltham(L) 2-0
4/29/16WaylandNewton South(L) 8-75/2/16WalthamWayland
5/12/16WalthamWayland(W) 8-5
5/2/16Newton SouthConcord-Carlisle5/4/16Concord-CarlisleWaltham(L) 5-0
5/3/16Newton SouthConcord-Carlisle(L) 5-2
5/4/16BedfordNewton South(L) 9-34/26/16WalthamBedford
5/24/16WalthamBedford(L) 6-1

Record Breakdown

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Newton South (15-16)

Waltham (15-16)

3-18
Overall
7-12
3-15
League
6-11
0-3
Non-League
1-1
1-1
Head to Head
1-1
2-15
Common Opponent
5-10
1-11
Home
4-6
2-7
Away
3-6
0-0
Neutral
0-0
0-0
Playoff
0-0
3-18
In-State
7-12
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0