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 KRSL.com!

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Russell Senior Legion Sweeps Ellis

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell AA Senior Amercian Legion baseball team continued its roll Wednesday evening with a doubleheader sweep over Ellis by scores of 9-6 and 6-3.

Kyle Farmer was the winning pitcher in game one working five strong innings.

In game two, Chase Prester was the winning pitcher working six and a third innings.

Russell improves to 17-7 and looks to continue its winning ways when the team travels to Colby Friday, July 7 for a doubleheader starting at 6 PM.

They will also host Lincoln on Sunday, July 9 for a 4 PM doubleheader at the Shaffer Sports Complex.

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