Broken Bow Spirit 16U Team Win Two at State

The Broken Bow Spirit 16U softball team continued play at state in Hastings on Saturday. After dropping their opening game on Friday, the Spirit came back with 2 wins on Saturday. In their first game of the day, Bow defeated the “Flames”. Bow jumped out to a 6-0 lead after the first two innings and then survived a 5 run fourth inning by the Flames as the Spirit went on to claim a 9-5 win. Bow had 7 hits in the game and were led by Joscelyn Coleman who finished 3 for 3.

In the second game of the day, the Spirit shutout Wausa 2-0. Broken Bow scored a run in the first and another in the fifth and that was enough for pitcher Kaylee Peterson. Peterson surrendered just one hit and struck out 6 on her way to pitching a complete game shutout.

The Spirit continue play on Sunday.