Broken Bow Legion Opens Baseball Season Against Lexington

The Broken Bow American Legion juniors and seniors baseball teams opened their seasons Wednesday at home at Paul Brown Field against Lexington.  The Bow juniors scored 4 runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to break a 1-1 tie and collect a 5-1 win.  Brice Chaplin went 3 for 3 with an RBI while Zach Loy and Tallin Schauda each drove in two runs to lead the Broken bow offensive attack.  Caden Holm started the game on the mound going 4 innings giving up just one run on hit and Carter Johnson came on to pitch 3 innings of scoreless relief to record the win.

The Bow seniors won their opener against Lexington in impressive fashion pounding out 13 hits on their way to a 16-1 win in five innings.  Broken Bow scored 5 runs in their first at bat to grab the early lead and then put the game away in the fourth when they scored 11 runs on their way to a 16-1 win.  Keifer Anderson was 3 for 4 on the night with 2 RBI and Sawyer Bumgarner was 2 for 4 driving in four runs to lead the Bow offense.  Blake Denson picked up the win on the mound giving up just one hit and striking out 5 in four innings of work.