Local Sports

Broncos Fall Short of NCAA League Title

RHS BaseballThe Russell High School baseball team had their seven-game win snapped after being swept by SE-Saline on Friday, May 9 at the SES Field.

The Broncos dropped the opener 12-2 in five innings and suffered a 2-1 setback in game two.

SES pitchers held Russell to 11 hits in the doubleheader. Taylor Rome had five of those hits.

Kaden Rohr allowed five runs over 1 2/3 innings in game one and took the loss. Brandon Ridgley went the distance in game two, scattering eight hits and suffered the loss.

Russell falls to 12-6 overall and finishes second in league play with a 6-4 mark. SES wins the NCAA league title with a perfect 10-0 run through the league.

The Broncos travel to Hays on Monday to close out the regular-season against rival TMP. The doubleheader begins at 4pm at the TMP Field. Both games will be broadcast on Classic Hits 95.9 and KRSL.com.

Read More Sports
KU on KRSL 95.9
Russell, KS weather
First Southern Baptist Church Celebrate Recovery