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Diablos Win Two of Three in Great Bend

Softball 2The Russell Diamond Diablos 16 and under Softball team competed Saturday at the Charles Kirtley Memorial Tournament in Great Bend.

In the first game of pool play Russell defeated the Lincoln 16 and under squad 12-0 as Kendra Bay picked up the win.  Bay was the losing pitcher in the second game, a 4-3 loss to the Hoisington Red 18 and under team.

The Diablos bounced back though to defeat the G2 Heat 18 and under squad 4-3 with Rylee Miller getting the win and Bay closing the game out to pick up the save.  Due to Saturday night's severe storms, bracket play was rained out on Sunday.

The Diablos finished fifth at the tournament and are now 5-2 on the season.

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