The Broken Bow American Legion seniors baseball team will begin play at the Class B Area 6 tournament in Minden on Friday. Broken Bow enters the double elimination tournament as the #2 seed and will open against Cozad. Broken Bow is 15-8-1 on the season. Bow started off the season 1-5 but have went 14-3-1 since. Broken Bow and Cozad have played twice this season. Broken Bow won each game but by the slimmest of margins. Bow won in Cozad back on June 8th 9-8 and won in walk off fashion on June 29th in Broken Bow 4-3 in a game that went extra innings. Friday’s game is scheduled for 5 p.m. All Broken Bow games from the Area 6 tournament will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM / kbbn.com / KBBN Thunderbird App.
The Broken Bow / Cozad winner will advance to the winner’s bracket on Saturday to play the winner of Doniphan-Trumbull vs Holdrege at 5 p.m. The losers of the two games will play each other Saturday at 2 p.m. in an elimination game.
Other opening round games on Friday include the top seed Minden vs St. Paul at 8 p.m. and Gothenburg vs McCook at 11 a.m. Doniphan-Trumbull will play Holdrege at 2 p.m. on Friday.