Here’s a recap of legion baseball from Wednesday night as well as a look at the upcoming schedule.
North Platte 16, Gering PVC 15…Gering dropped a slugfest on the road last night to Class A North Platte. After falling behind 13-1 after two innings, Platte Valley Companies battled back to make it a game. They scored 9 runs in the fifth inning and then 5 more in the seventh inning to tie the score at 15-15, but North Platte plated the game winner in the bottom half of the final frame. At the plate for Gering last night Brent Barge, Mike Gutherless, Austin Abbott, Dylan Radzymski, and Dalton Scott went a combined 16-23 as Gering pounded out 19 hits. The two teams combined to commit six errors.
- Gering PVC stays on the road for games in Crete tomorrow and Saturday against Lincoln Christian, Pleasant Dale, and Wilber.
North Platte 9, Gering B&C Steel 1…The Gering juniors dropped to 15-3. John Franklin picked up the lone RBI.
- B&C Steel stays east this weekend as they play games in Hastings tomorrow and Saturday.
Westco Express drop a pair at Hastings…The Westco juniors dropped two 15-0 games as their record now sits at 8-12. The Express play this weekend at the Cheyenne Tournament.
Westco Zephyrs start big road trip…Riding a six game winning streak the Z’s get a big road trip started with two games at Kearney tonight. The trip also includes stops at Bellevue East and Papillion Lavista South for skipper Mark Moran.
The road trip will also include a stop for the team at the College World Series on Saturday night as they’ll watch Florida State play L.S.U.
Other finals from last night…
Sidney 15, Morrill 0
Alliance 9, Chadron 4
Gordon-Rushville 8, Bridgeport 7