Dead End BBQ’s Where Are They Now: Jordan Newby

Jordan Newby

Freed-Hardeman, baseball

Farragut

Now: Newby, a junior right-handed pitcher, is 5-1 this season with one save, and has a 1.53 ERA in 29 1-3 innings for the Lions (28-10, 14-4 American Midwest Conference). Newby has posted 14 strikeouts and just two walks, and opponents are batting .193 against him.

Then: Newby went 4-0 with seven saves as a senior in 2012 with a 1.90 ERA, 34 strikeouts and only one walk. The All-District 4-AAA and second-team All-PrepXtra selection helped the Admirals win consecutive baseball championships from 2010-2011.

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