Broken Bow Spirit Compete at Kearney Klassic

The Broken Bow Spirit 18U girls softball team competed at the Kearney Klassic over the weekend.  The Spirit opened against the O’Neill Green Machine on Saturday.  Each team scored 3 runs in the first then Broken Bow scored a run in the fourth to take a one run lead into the fifth.  O’Neill would put together a big 5th inning scoring 6 runs on their way to a 9-4 win.  Kate Holcomb helped lead the Spirit offense going 2 for 2 with an RBI and a run scored.

The Spirit offense was held in check in their next two games on Saturday as they fell to the Nebraska Krush 12-0 and then fell to Kearney Dmilaco Black 13-0.

On Sunday, the Spirit would face the Nebraska Moonlight in their final game of the tournament.  The Moonlight jumped out to a 7-0 lead after three innings to take control.  The Spirit would get on the board with a run in the fifth but the Moonlight would hold on for a 7-1 victory.  The Spirit finished with eight hits as Kennedy Garcia and Joscelyn Coleman each had multi hit games.  Garcia would finish 2 for 2 and Coleman was 2 for 3.

The Spirit will host the Sandhills Strykers for a doubleheader on Tuesday.