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Russell Splits Summer Opener at TMP

BaseballThe Russell Broncos 19-and-under summer baseball team opened its season on Friday, June 5 in Hays against the TMP Monarchs at the TMP Field.

Russell overcame a 6-4 deficit to force extra innings and won the opener 14-10 in eight innings. The Broncos dropped game two 6-2 in five innings. Game two was shortened to five innings due to length of game one.

Aiden Rohr (1-0) earned the victory in the opener and Rhett Pospichal (0-1) took the loss in game two.

Next up for Russell (1-1) is a 6 PM doubleheader at Ellsworth on June 15.

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