(Neb.)- FNB North Platte Juniors & Seniors Sweep Sidney
(Chadron)- The First National Bank North Platte Junior Nationals closed out the regular season on a high note Wednesday downing Sidney 15-7. The two teams will meet again on Friday in the B7 Area tournament in Ogallala at 4:00 p.m.
It was the second time in just as many meeting this season that the Junior Nationals defeated Sidney, and doing so while scoring double digit runs. Chadron took the first contest 19-3 back on June 13th.
The winner of the Chadron/Sidney game on Friday will face Alliance on Saturday at 4:00 p.m., while the loser will drop in to an elimination game against the loser of Gering and Ogallala to be played at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday.
The Junior Nats will take an 8-15 record in to the B7 Area tournament.
The Senior Nationals did their part to make it a sweep on Wednesday coming away with the 10-3 victory over Sidney. It was their third win of the season over Sidney to give them a sweep of the season series.
The Chadron Seniors have a quick turn around as they host North Platte in a double header at Maurice Horse Field with game one getting underway at 3:00 p.m. The Senior Nationals are now 22-13 on the year.
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