LaPorte Slicers watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 4-2 loss to New Prairie on Friday. New Prairie took the lead on a single in the first inning.
New Prairie got things started in the first inning when Spencer Nielson singled on a 0-1 count, scoring two runs.
Noah Brettin pitched New Prairie to victory. The bulldog went seven innings, allowing two runs on four hits, striking out ten and walking one.
Caleb McGuire took the loss for LaPorte Slicers. The righthander allowed six hits and four runs over five and a third innings, striking out seven.
Cam Worthington, Carson Stalbaum, Kade Flores, and Drew Flores all had one hit to lead LaPorte Slicers.