NEW LONDON — New London edged Wheeler High, 7-6, in an ECC Division IV softball game Tuesday.
Wheeler (0-4, 0-3 Division IV) tied the game at 6 with a pair of runs in the top of the sixth. But New London (3-1, 3-1) answered with a run in the bottom half of the inning to earn the win.
Molly Butremovic and Julie Rudd each doubled for Wheeler. Rudd and Julia Ahern had RBIs.
Wheeler next travels to St. Bernard on Thursday for a 4 p.m. game.
— Keith Kimberlin