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By Will Korn 

Furious late rally falls just short as Sidney eliminated

Legion Seniors District Tournament


Will Korn

The Sidney players walked off the field after the season ending loss. Sidney finished the year with a 24-12 record and was the first place team in the district.

Trailing Ogallala 8-4, the Sidney Post 17 senior team mounted a furious four-run rally in the bottom of the sixth inning to tie the game, but fell behind again in the seventh and couldn't conjure up any more magic, as it lost 10-8 to Ogallala on Monday night at Bower Field in Alliance.

The Sidney seniors are now eliminated from the district tournament. Sidney totaled 10 hits on the way to its eight runs, but also stranded 10 runners on base over the course of the game.

It was a difficult loss to swallow, especially for those not returning to the program-Jaden Sears, TJ Garska, Scott Phillip...

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