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Lady Broncos Drop Home Opener to Republic Co.

RHS SoftballGame 1: Republic Co. 17, Russell 0 (F/5)
Game 2: Republic Co. 18, Russell 1 (F/3)

The Russell High School softball team remains winless on the young season after being swept by Republic Co. on Tuesday, April 11 at the Memorial Park Complex in Russell.

The Lady Broncos lost the opener 17-0 in five innings and game two 18-1 in three innings.

Whitney Nuss (0-4) and Liberty Decker (0-1) suffered the losses in each game.

Russell had five hits in game one. Ally Suchy collected two of those hits. The Lady Broncos were held to four hits in game two. Lauren Myers had had two.  

Russell was out-hit 26-9 and committed 12 errors in the doubleheader.

The Lady Broncos fall to 0-6 overall and 0-6 in the NCAA.

Russell continues a six-game homestand on Tuesday, April 18 against Minneapolis at 4pm. Both games will be broadcast on 95.9 Jack FM and streamed on KRSL.com.

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