Broken Bow Legion Teams Sweep Gothenburg

The Broken Bow American Legion juniors and seniors baseball teams traveled to Gothenburg for a doubleheader on Wednesday night.  The Bow juniors collected their 7th win in a row with 14-2 win in five innings.  Zach Loy pitched a complete game to pick up the win.  Loy gave up just two runs on 2 hits and struck out six.  Coy Wardyn was 2 for 3 with 2 runs scored and 3 RBI to help lead the offense as the Bow juniors improve to 15-4 on the season.

The Bow seniors completed the sweep by holding off Gothenburg 7-3 for their 8th win of the season.  Leading 2-0 after five innings, Broken Bow sent 10 men to the plate in the sixth inning as they scored five runs to extend their lead to 7-0.  Gothenburg would score three runs in the sixth but that would be it as Bow held on for the win.  Hagen Campbell collected the win pitching 5 1/3 innings giving up 3 runs on 7 hits and striking out four.  Eli Coble pitched 1 2/3 innings of scoreless relief to collect the save.  Sawyer Bumgarner was 3 for 4 on the night with 1 run scored.  Brody Ridder was 2 for 4 with two doubles and 3 runs batted in.  The Bow seniors are now 8-7 on the season.

The Broken Bow seniors will play in the Alliance tournament this weekend.  Bow will play McCook and Sidney on Friday, Torrington, WY and Alliance on Saturday, and finish with York on Sunday.