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Russell-Victoria Sweeps Sacred Heart in Salina

Russell Bronco BaseballGame 1: Russell-Victoria 18, Sacred Heart 10 (F/9)
Game 2: Russell-Victoria 16, Sacred Heart 9

The Russell-Victoria baseball team pounded out 32 hits and scored 34 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Sacred Heart at Dean Evans Stadium in Salina on Thursday, April 4.

In game one, the Broncos overcame an early 8-1 deficit to tie the game at 10 and then exploded for eight runs in the top of the ninth inning for an 18-10 victory. In game two, Russell-Victoria bolted out to a 12-6 lead and won 16-9.

Kyler Fritschen earned the win in the opener and Kirk Huser took the victory in game two.

Russell-Victoria (3-3 overall, 3-1 NCAA) is off now until April 16 when they play their home opener against Minneapolis at Shaffer Field in Russell.

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