The Cornerstone Insurance Group Columbus Seniors were downed 7-1 at Bennington last night.
The home team jumped on Cornerstone starter Alex Ritzdorf for three runs in the first inning and added two more in the second to take a 5-0 lead. Ritzdorf was chased in the sixth when Bennington tallied twice to make it 7-0.
Columbus was able to avoid a shutout in the seventh, when the second hit of the night for Cole Wilcox plated the Seniors’ lone run. Cornerstone fell to 11-15.
The Seniors will wrap up their season tomorrow evening with a doubleheader at Grand Island.