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Broncos Sweep Ellis

RHS BaseballThe Russell High School baseball team improved to 8-4 on the spring after sweeping Ellis on Friday, April 25.

The Broncos scored six runs in the fifth and won the opener 11-1 in five innings. Russell took a 6-2 lead after the fourth inning in game two and held off a late rally by the Railroaders to win 6-4.

Chase Prester allowed one run on one hit over two innings and earned the victory in game one. Brady Dinkel took the victory in game two, allowing two runs on five hits over four innings.

Russell wraps up a season-long eight-game road trip on Tuesday in Hays against Thomas More Prep. Those games will broadcast on Classic Hits 95.9 and KRSL.com.

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