The Broken Bow American Legion juniors baseball team will begin play today at the 2021 Class B Juniors State American Legion Baseball Tournament. Broken Bow qualified for the state tournament by winning the Class B Area 6 tournament. Broken Bow cruised through the tournament as the top seed winning four games by a combined score of 61-12. Broken Bow has yet to lose this season entering the tournament undefeated at 24-0. Along the way, Broken Bow also claimed the Mid Nebraska League Title.
Broken Bow will open the tournament against Beatrice. Beatrice advanced to state by winning the B1 area tournament defeating Nebraska City in the tournament final. Today’s game is scheduled for 6 p.m. and will be the last of four games in today’s opening round.
Other teams competing in this year’s state tournament are
Waverly – host team and B2 area champions
Arlington – B2 area runners-up
Blair – B3 area champions
Central City – B4 area champions
Pierce – B5 area champions
Chadron – B7 area champions
Tonight’s Broken Bow / Beatrice game and all Broken Bow state games will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM / kbbn.com / KBBN Thunderbird App