BEATRICE – The Crete Legion Baseball team jumped out to a 6-1 lead and Auburn watched the game and their season slip away in a 10-3 loss in an elimination game at the Area B1 Tournament Sunday in Beatrice.
Crete’s biggest inning came in the sixth when they scored three runs on RBI’s from Ethan Mach, Dillon Feeken and Trevor Malone.
Logan Adam picked up the victory on the mound. He surrendered three runs on four hits over seven innings, striking out three.
Sam Neiman took the loss, going five innings, allowing six runs on six hits and striking out five.
Liam Raison, Jaxson Balm, Ryne Flynn, and Baily Darnell each managed one hit for Auburn.
Feeken and Carson Johansen each managed multiple hits for Crete. Johansen finished 3-5 with and RBI and two runs scored.
Auburn, the top-seed in the tournament, finishes the season 17-8.
Senior Legion Area Tournament Brackets
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