Newton Knights host alumni

Mark Schnabel
A Newton Knight batter takes a pitch during the alumni game Saturday at Klein-Scott Field.

The Newton Post 2 Knights American Legion baseball team hosted the alumni for a scrimmage on a hot and muggy Saturday afternoon at Klein-Scott Field.

The Junior Knights open the season at 6 p.m. Tuesday against Hutchinson. The Senior Knights host their home opener at 6 p.m. Wednesday against Hutchinson.

The Knight alumni force out a runner at second base.