By: Dave Collins, Sports Director
American Legion Baseball
Friday's Game Recaps - May 28
◼ Alliance Seniors 10, Sidney 0
Alliance shut out Sidney following two huge innings early, 10-0. After taking a 1-0 lead in the first Alliance scored four in the second inning with the help of two RBI doubles, and then added five more runs in the third to put the game well out of reach. Chance Crowe earned the win with three innings on the mound striking out five.
◼ Alliance Seniors 18, Bridgeport 1
By the time Bridgeport came to bat the Alliance Spartans had built a daunting lead Friday in an 18-1 win. Alliance touched home plate ten times in the top of the first inning with run-scoring doubles from Vic Hinojosa and Mario Garza leading the way. Garza finished the day with a team-leading five RBIs. Ethan Little Hoop and Espen Lanik combined to pitch the three inning run-shortened affair allowing just two Bridgeport hits and walking only one batter.
◼ Torrington (WY) Seniors 16, Scottsbluff Twin Cities 4
Torrington scored eight runs in the sixth inning to seal a 16-4 win over Scottsbluff Friday. Torrington mashed out 15 hits while holding the Zephyrs to just two, and Torrington had to overcome a daunting seven errors. Four Tigers drove in three runs at the plate in a balanced offensive attack. Deagan Keith combined with Ben Firminhac on the hill to get the pitching win.
◼ Scottsbluff Twin Cities Juniors 17, Laramie 6
◼ Ogallala Juniors 7, Omaha Skutt 6
◼ Ogallala Juniors 12, Grand Island 11
◼ Chadron Seniors at Gering - 10:30
◼ North Platte Seniors at Gering - 6:00
◼ Chadron Seniors vs North Platte
◼ Cheyenne Post 6 Seniors at Scottsbluff Twin Cities - 1:00
◼ Wheatland Seniors at Scottsbluff Twin Cities - 6:00
◼ Ogallala Juniors vs Lincoln Southwest (at Kearney) - 12:30
◼ Ogallala Juniors vs Elkhorn (at Kearney) - 7:15
◼ Scottsbluff Twin Cities Juniors at Casper - 1:00 & 3:00