Broken Bow Legion Baseball Teams Sweep Holdrege

The Broken Bow American Legion juniors and seniors baseball teams traveled to Holdrege Sunday for a doubleheader.  The Bow juniors continued their winning ways.  Bow scored in six of the seven innings they played en route to an 11-4 victory.  Broken Bow overcame six errors in the field as they pounded out 10 hits.  Brice Chaplin pitched a complete game for the win.  Chaplin gave up 4 runs on 7 hits and struck out 5.  Carter Johnson was 3 for 5 with 2 runs scored and an RBI.  Caden Holm and Hagan Campbell were each 2 for 3.  The Bow juniors stay undefeated as they improve to 16-0.

The Bow seniors defeated Holdrege for the second time this season winning 6-2.  Bow led 3-2 after six innings but scored 3 runs in their final at bat to secure the win.  Bow finished with 11 hits in the game led by Brody Ridder who was 3 for 4 with one run batted in.  Keifer Anderson and Max Denson also had multi-hit games for the Bow seniors who improved to 12-7-1 on the season.  Caden Holm picked up the win on the mound going 5 and 1/3 innings giving up 2 runs on just 3 hits.  Carter Johnson pitched 2/3 of an inning to get Broken Bow out of the sixth and Blake Denson pitched the seventh striking out 2.

Both teams will host Imperial Monday night for a doubleheader at Paul Brown Field.