First Bank Seniors Get Win

The Minden First Bank Seniors got a home victory at Ollie Bjorklund Field on July 7 defeating the Gothenburg Seniors by a score of 11-3 in five innings.

Minden moved to 4-2 on the year with the win. Braden Bates was the starter against Gothenburg surrendering three runs on only three hits over two and two-thirds innings and striking out four.

Ben Edgecombe came in for Bates and got the win pitching one and two-thirds innings, striking out two and walking one and Brennan Runge finished up the game with two-thirds an inning of relief.

see July 15 Courier for full story