KEARNEY – Kearney Runza is heading to their area tournament on a winning note.
The seniors hosted Holdrege for their final regular season game of the legion season and came out on top 11-3 in five innings.
Zane Schmidt led Kearney at the plate, going 3-or-4, including two doubles, with 3 RBI. Tyler Mestl also had a multi-hit night going 2-for-3 and driving in a run.
Trevor Payne got the win for Kearney pitching two innings, while Mestl came in relief and struck out three.
Kearney Runza heads to Scottsbluff this weekend for the area tournament.
HOLDREGE 1 2 0 0 0 X X – 3/4/3
KEARNEY (29-13) 6 0 1 2 2 X X – 11/11/3