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 Junior Legion Ends Regular Season with Split, Zone Bracket Set

American LegionThe Russell A Junior American Legion baseball team split its doubleheader with Hays A Wednesday evening in Hays.

Hays took game one 10-6 before Russell bounced back to win the nightcap 9-4.

Russell's game one loss broke a six game win streak.

Russell ends the regular season with an even 12-12 record.

Next up for the Junior squad is the A Zone Tournament in Buhler.

Fourth-seeded Russell opens Tuesday, July 11 at 1 PM against fifth-seeded Hays.

The tournament will be held Tuesday, July 11 through Friday, July 14 in Buhler at Wheatland Park. It's a double elimination tournament.

Other teams in the Buhler Zone Tournament include McPherson, Pratt, Buhler, Great Bend and Cunningham.

Buhler A Zone Tournament Bracket

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