CNB splits with Bandits

BELLEVILLE — Posting a 7-2 win in the second game, Citizens National Bank earned a split with the Belleville Bandits in a K-18 Baseball doubleheader on Tuesday night.
Belleville won the first game, 9-8.
The second game was tied at 1-1 after one inning of play.
Citizens National Bank scored two runs in the top of the second inning to take a 3-1 lead.
The Bandits closed the gap to 3-2 with a run in the bottom of the inning.
Citizens National Bank added one run in the third inning.
Two runs in the fourth inning and one in the fifth gave Citizens National Bank the 7-2 win.
Cole Larsen pitched all five innings to get the win. He gave up two runs on four hits, struck out eight and walked three.
Trevor Lowell had two hits and drove in two runs for Citizens National Bank.
Kyle Bliss had three hits in three at bats.
Matthew James had two hits and scored two runs.
Brent Beaumont drove in two runs.
In the first game, Citizens National Bank led 1-0 after one inning of play.
Belleville scored two runs in the second inning, and led 2-1.
Six runs on two hits, two walks and a hit batter in the top of the third inning gave Citizens National Bank the lead back at 7-2.
The Bandits responded with seven runs in the bottom of the third, and led 9-7.
James walked and scored a run in the top of the fourth inning to pull Citizens National Bank within a run, 9-8.
Rope Dorman was hit by a pitch with one out in the top of the fifth inning.
Dorman was left stranded at third base.
Beaumont, Tyler Stupka and Lowell pitched for Citizens National Bank.
James scored three runs in the game.

SPORTS

Panthers split with Bulldogs in NCKL doubleheader

thumb

 Concordia junior Cole Larsen continued his dominance on the mound, but the Panthers continued to struggle in the second game of a doubleheader.  Larsen, who is 6-0 in the season with an earned run average under 1.00, tossed a two-hitter as Concordia shut out Marysville... [More]

Bulldogs shut down Panthers

thumb

Limited to one run on four hits, the Concordia High School softball team dropped both ends of a North Central Kansas League doubleheader to Marysville Tuesday at the Concordia Sports Complex. Shelby Downard shut the Panthers out on two hits as Marysville won the first game of... [More]

More Sports

NEWS

Keeping the ball rolling

For many in our community, golf is more than a pastime. For those ages 7-18, the Concordia golf course is a summer getaway during Junior Golf. During the school year, the high school golf team takes advantage of the home-green to perfect their game for upcoming competitions.... [More]

For the record 5-4-16

Police Dept. Report Accident—At 11:30 a.m., May 3, Officers investigated an accident which had occurred in the 100 block of East College Drive involving a vehicle owned by Miranda Housh, Glen Elder, and an unknown vehicle which left the scene prior to officers' arrival.... [More]

For the record 5-2-16

Police Dept. Report Accidents—Officers investigated an accident at 11:50 p.m., April 28, which had occurred in the 1400 block of Lincoln involving vehicles driven by Brian Hoober, Concordia, and Mataya Land, Belleville. Officers investigated an accident at 2 p.m., April... [More]

More News

OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

 Sleepless in Concordia . . .  As I type, warm sunshine greets me and if storm clouds are near, too bad–the television is choked in another room. What I once regarded as an angel in the form of TV weather information has changed somewhat. Glued to frightening... [More]

Prairie Pondering

Our Native Americans today . . .     Requests  for money come almost daily in the mail. I think of the old, with scant food and shelter, often rearing grandchildren on  northern Indian reservations.  The white man early on realized the Indian's... [More]

More Opinions

Buy Photos