Fairfields Newcomer brothers bound for Manchester
Posted: 07/05/2012 at 1:15 am
The Newcomers have both committed to continue their academic and baseball careers at Manchester College in North Manchester, beginning with the 2012-13 school year.
Zach Newcomer led coach Brodie Garberís Falcons with a .398 batting average and 27 runs batted in.
Brad Newcomer had team highs with 11 stolen bases and eight doubles and was also 5-1 on the mound with a team-leading 1.15 earned run average.
The Newcomers play travel baseball for the Indiana Chargers.
Rick Espeset is the head coach at Manchester. The NCAA Division III Spartans are coming off a 2012 season in which they went 28-21 overall and 14-11 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference.