The Centura Central Valley Diamonds traveled to Cozad for District play on Thursday, October 6. They played Chase County at noon, losing 2-12 in four innings of play. Shelby Budde and Molly Nitsch were the two runs scored. At 6:00, CCV played Southern Valley/Alma. After a hard fought battle, CCV ended their season with a second loss at districts with a score of 12-15. Budde had 2 singles and Jasmine Miller had a single and a triple during the seven innings of play. CCV finished their season with 6 wins and 15 losses.
The CCV Diamonds record moved to 6-8 after a loss to Ord Thursday night. Ord got on top in the bottom of the 3rd with a grand slam by M. Alexander to make the score 4-0. CCV fought back with scoring two runs in the top of the 4th. Ord scored their final run in the bottom of the 4th. CCV continued to battle scoring one in the 6th making it 5-3. In the bottom of the 6th, CCV did not allow any runs as center fielder Brylee Barr threw out the Ord runner with a long throw home to catcher Ragan Young. Molly NItsch ended the inning with a fly ball catch in right field. Although they continued to work hard with a positive outlook, CCV was unable to score in the 7th. LP-Shelby Behnk. Highlights: Reilly Young – 2 RBI’s, Shelby Behnk – triple and scored 2 of the 3 runs, Molly Nitsch – 1 hit and 1 RBI.