Baseball: Newman setting sights on state tournament

Comets return four core players, top two pitchers from a season ago

Newman’s Brendan Tunink drives the ball for a double against Princeton Monday, May 2, 2022.
Newman's Kyle Wolfe pitches against Forreston in Saturday's 1A Newman Regional final. Wolfe pitched a three-hit shutout as the Comets claimed the regional championship.
Newman’s Nolan Britt fields a grounder at second base for an out Thursday, April 28, 2022
Dan Wussow

Dan Wussow

Dan is a sports reporter for Sauk Valley News and Friday Night Drive. He also covers NIU football home games for the Daily Chronicle. Previously, he wrote for The Post-Crescent in his hometown of Appleton, WI. His work has been featured in a few USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin newspapers, including the Green Bay Press-Gazette and Oshkosh Northwestern.