SPARTA, NJ-Sparta High School Baseball lost a close game to Newton on Thursday afternoon. The game played at Newton High School ended with a score of 7-6.
Thomas Ruddy and Austin Unglaub each had two hits on four trips to the plate. Nick Makowitz went three for three with an RBI. Dillon Mendel was on the mound for Sparta, going through the fifth inning.
Sparta is now 5-3 on the season. They will meet Goshen at home on Saturday beginning at 11 a.m.