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Russell Sr. Legion Blasts Kinsley with Sweep

Russell Legion Baseball PatchGame 1: Russell 17, Kinsley 2

Game 2: Russell 17, Kinsley 2

The Russell American Legion Post 99 Senior Baseball team ran their winning streak to four games with a doubleheader sweep of Kinsley Sunday evening at Shaffer Field.

After easily winning Game 1, Russell put the nightcap out of reach by scoring 17 runs in the first inning.  Both games won by Russell 17-2 ended after three innings due to the 15-run rule.  The Senior squad is next in action July 5-7 at the Wild West Fest Tournament in Hays.

Meanwhile, The American Legion Junior Baseball team's scheduled games on Saturday at TMP were postponed and will now be played on July 11.

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