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Lady Broncos Swept in Season Opener

RHS Softball

Game 1: Hoisington 9, Russell 6
Game 2: Hoisington 11, Russell 1 (6 innings)

The Russell High School softball team was swept in their season opening doubleheader in Hoisington on Thursday, March 28.

The Lady Broncos lost 9-6 and 11-1 in six innings.

Anna Plante (0-1) suffered the loss in game one and Chantal Prester (0-1) in game two for Russell.

Prester had five hits and Kaci Nuss three in the opener.  The Lady Broncos were held to just three hits in game two.

Russell (0-2) will go after their first win again on Tuesday when they travel to Ellsworth for the NCAA league opener.  Game one of the doubleheader begins at 4pm.

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