Schedule Change: Due to cancellation, Russell Co. Free Fair will feature open karaoke tonight from 7-9pm followed by Kevin Morris from 9:30-11pm on Free Entertainment Stage .

UPDATE: Due to rain, Wednesday's Russell / Iola game at "AA" State Legion Baseball Tournament in Marysville now will be played Thursday around 3:30pm. The game will be broadcast on KRSL AM 990, 98.1 FM and streaming on!

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Lady Broncos Sweep Plainville/Natoma

RHS SoftballGame 1: Russell 13, Plainville/Natoma 12
Game 2: Russell 15, Plainville/Natoma 1  (F/5)

The Russell High School softball team extended their winning streak to six with a sweep of Plainville/Natoma on Friday, April 19 at Memorial Park in Russell.

The Lady Broncos rallied to win the opener 13-12 and then cruised to a 15-1 win in five innings in game.

Anna Plante (6-3) and Chantal Prester (1-1) tossed complete games for the victories.

Russell is now 7-5 on the season.

The Lady Broncos travel to Larned on Friday, April 26.

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