(Neb.)- First National Bank North Platte Juniors Continue To Win
(Chadron-KCSR)- The First National Bank North Platte Nationals Junior Legion baseball team continued their winning ways Wednesday night in Alliance as the Nationals defeated the Spartans 11-2.
The FNB North Platte Nationals jumped out to an early 3-0 lead after one inning, but Alliance battled back to make the score 4-2 entering the 6th.
The Nats offense came alive in the top half as FNB North Platte erupted for 7 runs.
Trevyn Waldron and Cody Ray led off the inning with a pair of singles before a great sac bunt by Tyler Westlake. Marc Fernandez then drove both runs in and advanced to second on an error, opening the flood gates.
The First National Bank North Platte Nationals Junior Legion Post 12 went on to score 5 more runs and take control for good.
Andy Smith recorded the complete game win on the mound for the Nats, striking out 7 in the process.
The First National Bank North Platte Junior Legion baseball team is in action next Tuesday in Gordon before traveling to Scottsbluff Wednesday.
The district tournament will begin in Chadron on Friday July 12th, with the winner advancing to state in Aurora.
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