Nebraska City Post 8 Seniors trailed 5-0 heading into the bottom of the sixth where NC battled back with an eight run inning to take the lead, as Trent Fahey hit a two-run HR, but unfortunately NC lost 9-8 on Wednesday, June 13, at Nebraska City.
Down 5-0 heading into the bottom of the sixth, NC had tallied three hits. Trent Fahey led off the sixth with a walk. Alex Breazile singled on a line-drive to right field and Jace Becker was hit by a pitch to load the bases. Max Chaney nailed an RBI single to center field to get NC on the scoreboard. Bryce Levy singled followed by a bunt single by Tyler Levy. Nebraska City trailed 5-4 when Dylan Knoell hit a RBI single to left field to tie things up. Clay Stovall hit a fly ball sacrifice to right field that scored Tyler Levy. Fahey stepped to the plate, and with two outs, blasted a two-run HR and NC went into the seventh inning with an 8-5 lead.
Wahoo fought it’s way back to tie the game at 8-8. With one out and a runner on third, Oden hit a ground ball out to Stovall as Ickler scored from third to take a one run lead.
Nebraska City had runners on first and second with two outs, in the bottom of the seventh, but couldn’t push any runs across.
NC Hitting: Fahey, HR, two RBI, two runs scored; Knoell, two singles, one RBI, one run scored; Tyler Levy, two singles, one RBI, one run scored; Stovall, single, RBI; Bryce Levy, single, one RBI; Max Chaney, single, RBI; Breazile, single, one run scored; Brayden Betts, one run scored; Jace Becker, one run scored.
NC pitching: Bassinger; two innings, four walks, three strikeouts, and two runs. Levy; four innings, eight hits, five walks, one strikeout, seven runs, five earned; Becker, two walks.
Box score: WHST nine runs, eight hits, two errors.
PSTN; eight runs, nine hits, four errors.
Nebraska City improves to 5-8 on the year and will be at Nehawka on Thursday, June 14, starting at 5:30 p.m.