The Newcastle Lady Racers have begun the 2020 fast-pitch softball season with a 6-2 record. The Racers had a very busy first week.
The Newcastle fast-pitch softball team beat Minco, 7-5, Monday afternoon at the Racer’s home field to notch its first victory of the 2020 season.
The Newcastle baseball program recently decided to hire a top-notch field renovation crew to refresh and enhance the look of their home facility. The results were outstanding.
Blanchard resident and professional angler Zack Birge of the MLF (Major League Fishing) won the qualifying round for Group A on the Kissimmee Chain in Florida during the inaugural Toyota Heavy Hitters presented by Venmo. Birge advanced directly to the championship round on June 12 for a chance to win $200,000.
The Newcastle community lost a legend last Friday when former Newcastle High School head football coach August Deets died of heart failure at the age of 70.