The Salem 13u opened up their season with a double header sweep at Newton winning the first game on Saturday 4-3. Heydin Purcell drove in a run along with Rhett Detering. Deytin Parker doubled and Silas Moats had 2 hits. Purcell, Luke Young and Aydan Rose combined to strikeout 15 on the mound.
In the 2nd game, Salem won 20-0 as the rain came to end the game after just 2 innings. Colten Shelton drove in 3 runs with a double, Keaton Gullion and Kolsyn Quinn had 2 RBI. Cooper Lobek drove in a run with Lyric Black scoring 3 times. Ryan Detering had a single in each game and reached base all 5 plate appearances.