Illinois High School Baseball - Cumberland defeats NewtonApril 1, 2019: Newton, IL 62448
Cumberland Pirates (Toledo, IL) fans exited the stadium thrilled Monday as they observed their baseball squad overcome the host Newton Eagles (Newton, IL), 8-1 in a non-league test.
With the win, Cumberland upgrades its record to 3-2 on the season. The Pirates travel to Oblong (Oblong, IL) to battle the Panthers in a Little Okaw Valley test on Wednesday, April 3. The Panthers come into the test with a record of 1-4. Oblong lost 10-0 in their recent non-league test against Richland County (Olney, IL)
With the defeat, Newton falls to 1-5 on the season. The Eagles travel to North Clay (Louisville, IL) to battle the Cardinals in a non-league test on Tuesday, April 2. The Cardinals come into the test with a record of 9-0. North Clay won 8-0 in their recent non-league test against Wayne City (Wayne City, IL)