Storm, Trojans split first two games

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Colton Adams, a sophomore from Beatrice, pitches against North Iowa Area Community College.
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SCC's Mitch Stickney, left, is congratulated by Robert Ramsey (21), Dylan Yost (22), Bryce Peterson (behind) and Chase Egelston (9) during Sunday's North Plains District Tournament games at Christenson Field in Beatrice.

The Southeast Community Collegebaseball team split games with North Iowa Area Community College on Sunday in the North Plains District Tournament at Christenson Field in Beatrice.

SCC lost the first game 9-8 and came back to win the second game 17-1, forcing a deciding Game 3 at 1 p.m. Monday. The winner of Game 3 will advance to the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II World Series that begins Saturday in Enid, Okla.

SCC, 42-20, came from behind in the first game, only to fall short. But in Game 2 the Storm blew out to a 9-0 lead after three innings and coasted to the victory.

With the split, NIACC is now 47-14 on the season.

Fans unable to attend Monday’s game can tune in online as games will be streamed. Go to www.southeast.edu/MensBaseball and click on the icon on the May 18 schedule line.

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For more information contact:
Stu Osterthun
Administrative Director of Public Information and Marketing
402-323-3401
sosterthun@southeast.edu