Curless wins Home Run King wiffy
NEW CARLISLE- The National Wiffle League Association recently announced their 2011 Wiffy
Award winners, and Newts slugger Garrett Curless was among the players honored. Curless was named Home Run King of the Year. Curless belted 49 home runs in just 29 games this season, leading the entire Old Republic Wiffle Ball League. Curless maintained a solid .530 batting average, and tied for the ORWBL lead with 88 RBI. His batting prowess also earned him a spot on the NWLA Hitters National First Team. The Wiffy Award is the first for any ORWBL player since the league joined the NWLA prior to the 2010 season.