HAYSVILLE — The Newton High School baseball team dropped a pair of games to Campus Tuesday night in Ark Valley-Chisholm Trail League Division I play in Haysville.
Newton fell 13-6 and 8-5.
In the first game, Newton fell behind 4-0 after three innings, but scored four tuns in the fourth. Campus replied with a seven-run fifth inning and two more in the sixth. The Railers got two runs back in the top of the seventh.
Jackson Hartley went three for four hitting for Campus, driving in three runs. Tanner Leslie was four for five, driving in two runs. Mateo Martinez went three for three with two RBIs. Austin Watkins and Corey Hahn each drove in two runs.
For Newton, Jace Maxwell went two for three with four RBIs. Sport Tegethoff drove in two runs. Alex Kern was three for four.
Hahn threw four innings of relief for Campus to claim the win, striking out four. Starter Luke Sherman struck our three in three innings.
Newton used four pitchers with Kaden Davis taking the loss. Starter Matt Eldridge struck out three in 3.1 innings.
In the second game, Newton trailed 2-1 after three innings, but scored three runs in the fourth. Campus again responded with a five-run fourth inning and a run in the sixth. Newton scored a run in the top of the seventh.
Hartley hit a three-run home run and had a sacrifice fly for four RBIs to lead Campus. Cole Martins went two for three, driving in two runs. Mateo Martinez and Tyler Kahmann each went three for four hitting.
For Newton, Matt Seirer went three for three with a home run and two RBIs. Jace Maxwell went two for four with an RBI.
Tanner Leslie threw six innings for Campus, striking out 11. Ryan Martinez finished the game.
Bryan Cusick took the loss for Newton. Sport Tegethoff went 2.2 innings, striking out two.
Newton is 3-7, 0-4 in league play. Newton hosts Derby at 4 p.m. Friday.
Eldridge (L), K.Davis 4, Fenway 5, Hansen 6 and Seirer; Sherman, Hahn (W) 4 and M.Martinez.
B.Cusick (L), Tegethoff 4 and Seirer; Leslie (W), R.Martinez 7 and Hartley. HR — N: Seirer. C: Hartley.