Full Site View
Quick Links
  My Bulletin
  Contact The Bulletin

Mail: Southern statues symbolize suppession

Mail: Thanks for helping Aiden

More opinion

Ag News

Fall: Good time to spray musk thistle in rosette stage

Robertson and Delsing re-elected chair, vice chair of NWB

More Ag News

NorthPlatte Weather

Email Article | Print Article
News - Local Sports
Platte Express second in indoor softball tournament Tell North Platte what you think

The age 16 and under North Platte Express finished second Saturday and Sunday at the Below Zero indoor softball tournament. The tournament was held at the Lancaster Event Center in Lincoln.

In the first game, the Express got off to a slow start and fell 3-0 to the 18U Vortex, but came out firing on all cylinders in game two as they shutout the North Platte Sensations 4-0.

Kaite Franzen got the win for the Express.

In game 3 Express Catcher Mikenzi Wiseman's homerun helped propel the Express to a 8-3 win over the 16U Swingers. Kaitlyn Schultz was the winning pitcher.

In game 4 Express Outfielder Christina Yoshida hit a homerun to help the Express defeat the 16U Vortex 10-2. Shayla Kummer was the winning pitcher.

In single elimination tournament action, the Express defeated the 16U Swingers 6-3, behind a strong hitting performance by Bri Schade. Kaite Franzen was the winning pitcher.

The Express took on the 18U Vortex in the championship game. The Express jumped out to a 4-1 lead, but the Vortex came back to win 7-5. Bri Schade took the loss.

Like this story to send to your facebook

The North Platte Bulletin - Published 2/24/2013
Copyright © 2013 northplattebulletin.com - All rights reserved.
Flatrock Publishing, Inc. - 1300 E 4th St., Suite F - North Platte, NE 69101
Hide Talk Back
Login to post Talk Back

Click on the cop Report Talk Back Abuse to report Talk Back abuse and misuse