Broken Bow Splits Legion Baseball Doubleheader with Gothenburg

Broken Bow hosted Gothenburg Monday night for a legion baseball juniors and seniors doubleheader.  The Bow juniors were able to end a 3 game losing skid with a 9-1 win.  Broken Bow scored six runs in the fifth inning to pull away.  Brice Chaplin picked up the win on the mound giving up just one run on 3 hits and striking out 6.  Coy Wardyn pitched one inning of scoreless relief surrendering one hit and striking out 1.  Brice Chaplin was 2 for 2 at the plate with 2 runs scored and 1 RBI.  Owen Hartman also had a multi hit game finishing 2 for 4 with 2 runs scored and 1 RBI.  The Bow juniors are now 9-4 on the season.

The Bow seniors fell to Gothenburg 7-5.  Broken Bow trailed 2-1 but scored 2 runs in the bottom of the sixth to take a 3-2 lead into the 7th.  Gothenburg would bat through the order in the 7th and score 5 runs to take the lead.  Broken Bow fought back in the bottom of the 7th scoring 2 runs to make it 7-5 but left the bases loaded as Gothenburg held on for the win.  Brody Ridder led the Broken Bow offense finishing 2 for 4 with 1 RBI and 1 run scored.  The Bow seniors fall to 6-6 on the season.