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By Stephen McKay
Sports Writer 

Post #17 seniors split DH with Laramie

Wakefield's RBI-single in 7th gives Sidney 2-1 win

 

Stephen McKay

Legion Post #17 manager Ray Witt and players congratulate Lane Harvey after his two-run home run.

By the time Keaton Wakefield stepped to the plate in the bottom of the seventh inning of a tie game in the second game of a doubleheader at Legion Field on Sunday, it had already been a long afternoon for the Sidney American Legion seniors.

After one ugly inning cost Sidney the opener against the Laramie Rangers, 9-3, Wakefield capped off a late-inning rally by ripping a double to bring home Brett Jaggers with the gam- winning run for the 2-1 win in the nightcap.

With the doubleheader split, the seniors record stands now 7-9 on the year that includes wins in six of their last 10. Ben Goble...



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