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Lady Broncos Swept by Hoisington

RHS SoftballThe Russell High School softball team dropped both ends of their season-opening doubleheader against Hoisington on Friday, April 4 at the Memorial Park Complex in Russell.

The Lady Cardinals scored 10 runs in the fifth inning and won the opener 15-0 and then plated 13 runs in the third inning of game two and won 18-2.

Sophomore Kayle Radke (0-2) took the loss in each game.

Russell was no-hit in game one by Hoisington's Karisa Schremmer. The Lady Broncos had four hits in game two.

Russell (0-2) will go after their first win again on Tuesday when they open NCAA league play at home against Ellsworth. Game one of doubleheader begins at 4pm. Both games will be broadcast on Classic Hits 95.9 and KRSL.com.

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