NEWCASTLE — Tecumseh failed to register a hit Tuesday in dropping a 9-0 decision to Newcastle.

The game was stopped on the eight-run rule when Newcastle scored twice in the bottom of the fifth.

The only baserunners for Tecumseh were Ayzia Shirey and Taylor Frizzell, both via walks. Newcastle’s pitcher chalked up nine strikeouts.

Tecumseh, 10-10, will participate in the Dale Festival at FireLake Friday and Saturday. The Lady Savages will engage Sulphur at 1:30 p.m. Friday on Field 4. Tecumseh will take on Morris at 10 a.m. Saturday on Field 2.

Note: Report compiled by contributing writer Fred Fehr.