Broken Bow Legion Seniors and Juniors Win Home Opener

The Broken Bow American Legion Seniors baseball team won their home opener Saturday over Alma at Paul Brown Field.  The difference making moment came in the 6th inning.  Trailing 8-6 Alma left the bases loaded and then saw Broken Bow score 5 runs in their half of the 6th to pull away and claim a 13-6 victory.  Clay Brandon pitched a complete game for the Bow seniors to pick up the win.  Caden Holm helped lead the Bow offense going 3 for 5 with 3 runs scored and 1 RBI.   The seniors are now 2-0 following a 12-2 win Friday night at Holdrege.

The Bow Juniors jumped out to an early 4-1 lead and never looked back as they defeated Alma 8-3.  Austin Harvey pitched a complete game to pick up the win allowing 3 runs on 3 hits and striking out 5.  Harvey also had a big day at the plate going 2 for 3 with 2 runs scored.  The juniors are now 2-0 following a 10-8 win over Holdrege Friday night.

Next up for Broken Bow is a Juniors and Seniors doubleheader on Sunday (6/21) at Ogallala.