Both Columbus American Legion baseball teams dropped home games against Grand Island last night.
The Cornerstone Insurance Group Columbus Seniors took a 4-3 lead into the top of the seventh. But, Grand Island erupted for seven runs en route to a 10-5 victory. The loss snapped Cornerstone’s four-game winning streak as the Seniors fell to 6-4. In the first game, the Columbus United Federal Credit Union Junior Blues were edged 7-5, slipping to 4-6. Both Columbus clubs welcome Hastings to Pawnee Park Field today. It’s a 5 p.m. first pitch for the Juniors game, with the Seniors starting at 7:30.
Also last night, the Owens Wealth Advisors Lakeview Junior Reds dropped a 4-1 decision at Pierce. That ended the Junior Reds’ five-game winning streak as they slipped to 6-2.