The Broken Bow American Legion Seniors baseball team saw its season come to an end Saturday as Bow was eliminated from the Class B Area 6 tournament in Holdrege with an 11-1 loss to Kearney County. The game was scoreless going to the 4th inning when Sam Peterson drove in Kiefer Anderson from third base on a ground out to give Broken Bow a 1-0 lead. The lead was short lived as Kearney County came back with 3 runs of their own in the bottom of the fourth to take a 3-1 lead. Kearney County would add 2 more in the fifth and then put the game away in the 6th as they sent 11 men to the plate and scored 6 runs to make the score 11-1 and end the game by the ten run rule. Broken Bow ends the season at 6-14.
In other action on Saturday, Holdrege eliminated Cozad 5-4 and McCook defeated Gothenburg 7-0.
On Sunday, Gothenburg stayed alive by eliminating Kearney County 13-3 and Holdrege handed McCook its first loss of the tournament 5-4.
There are three teams still alive for the championship. Today (7/23), Holdrege will play Gothenburg at 4:30 with the winner advancing to play McCook at 7pm for the tournament title.