The Columbus Cornerstone Insurance Group Seniors won an elimination game Monday at their American Legion baseball area tournament in Fremont. The Seniors doubled up Norfolk 6-3 to improve to 2-1 in the tourney. Columbus will meet 3-0 Gretna Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.
The Columbus United Federal Credit Union Blues and the Columbus Eakes Office Solution Reds both lost Monday in the Junior Legion area tournament at Grand Island. The Reds were knocked out of the tourney with a 1-2 record after falling to Fremont 11-0 in six innings. The Blues were edged 2-0 by Grand Island Five Points Bank. The Blues take on Fremont Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. in an elimination game. Both teams are 2-1 in the tourney.
In the Class C Junior Legion baseball state tournament, Shelby-Osceola-Stromsburg lost to Louisville-Weeping Water 7-1. Monday’s loss knocked S-O-S out of the tourney with a 1-2 mark.