Nebraska City Post 8 Legion took to the road where Omaha Roncalli combined for 10 hits in a 14-1 victory over NC on Wednesday, May 30, at Roncalli.
Nebraska City struck first in the top of the second when Bryce Levy hit a double to right field. Eli Southard drew a walk and Clay Stovall hit a solid ground ball up the middle. With the bases loaded, Tyler Levy would walk to give NC a 1-0 lead.
Omaha Roncalli expanded on a 3-1 lead after a three-run HR in the bottom of the third to give themselves a 6-1 advantage.
In the bottom of the fourth inning and Roncalli leading 7-1, Nebraska City surrendered seven runs, and the game ended in five innings due to scoring rules.
Bryce Levy went 1-for-2 with a double and a run scored.
Clay Stovall, Jace Becker, and Garrett Bassinger each added singles. Tyler Levy had the lone RBI for Nebraska City.
Bassinger accepted the loss by throwing three innings, allowing five hits, eight walks, four strikeouts, and seven earned runs.
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Eli Southard went 2-for-4 with a single, triple, RBI and a run scored.
Hitting: Jacob Shannon, double; Zac Albrecht, single, run scored; Adam Dia, single; Max Chaney, RBI.
Pitching: Shannon, four innings, five hits, two walks, three strikeouts, one earned run.
Nebraska City will be home to take on Parkview Christian today, May 31, beginning at 6 p.m.