LINCOLN – Closing out three consecutive days of Nebraska Coaches Association All-Star events was the Red vs. Blue Softball game Wednesday.
From UNL’s Bowlin Stadium, the Reds took an early lead of 5-2 in the first inning. The Blues then added two runs each in the third and fourth take their only lead of the game at 6-5. Following a two-run sixth inning for the Red team, both teams tallied two runs in the seventh to find the Reds holding on for the 9-8 win.
Both defenses had an error as the Reds outhit the Blues, 15-12.
The lone area athlete competing was outfielder Kennedy Maly from Wayne. No stats were reported.