Juniors Win Season Opener Against Wood River

The Minden First Bank Post 94 Juniors used a 10-run sixth inning to blow open what had been a tight contest in defeating Wood River 13-3 at Wood River on May 26. The win was the season opener.

Scoreless through three innings, both teams plated a run in the fourth. First Bank’s Austin Lutkemeier walked and later scored on a single by Beau Bonifas.

The fifth inning saw each squad add two runs leading to a 3-3 tie through five. Jake Halvorsen singled and scored on Ethan Morgan’s double. Morgan soon came home via a wild pitch.

see full story in the June 8 Courier