Broken Bow Spirit 18U Softball Team Competes in Weekend Tournament North Platte

The Broken Bow Spirit 18U girls softball team traveled to North Platte this weekend for tournament play.  The Spirit fell to the Hastings Bombers in game 1.  Bow fell behind 4-0 after 3 innings but then scored 5 runs in the fourth to take the lead.  Hastings would respond though with 4 runs in their final at bat to win 8-5.  Nikki Peters drove in two of Bow’s 5 runs and finished 1 for 2 with a run scored.

On Saturday, the Spirit would collect their fourth win of the season by outscoring the McCook Rebels 13-7.  Bow pounded out 10 hits scoring 2 runs in the first, 7 in the 2nd, and 4 more in the third.  Joscelyn Coleman and Kate Holcomb each had multi-hit games.  Coleman was 2 for 3 with 3 runs scored and 1 RBI.  Holcomb was also 2 for 3 with 3 RBI.

The Spirit would fall to Blue Springs on Saturday 6-4.  Bow fell behind 4-1 after three innings but scored 3 in the 4th to get to within a run.  Blue Springs would hold on though for the win.  Avery Campbell had a multi hit game for the Spirit going 2 for 2 with a run scored.

On Sunday, the Spirit’s offense was held in check as they fell to the Nebraska Krush 10-0.

The Bow Spirit returns home to host North Platte for a doubleheader on Tuesday at Melham Park.  Tuesday’s games will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM and with the opening game scheduled for 6 pm.