Minden’s First Bank Seniors remained in the winner’s bracket of the area baseball tournament at Cozad on July 20 claiming a 6-1 win over Doniphan-Trumbull. First Bank rose to 6-10.
D-T had the early lead through one inning 1-0 but First Bank allowed no more runs to its opponent the rest of the way. Meanwhile, First Bank went on top with a four-run second. Big blows in the inning were a two-run single by Cal Johnson and a two-run triple from Marshall Chasek.
First Bank got another run in the top of the third to lead 5-1. Ben Edgecombe singled and, after an error, scored on Zach Hinrichs’ single.
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