In the first round of postseason baseball, it was the Montezuma Braves versus their rivals, the BGM Bears. The Braves got a good start in the beginning, then it was a battle of the defenses, and it was the Bears who brought it back to win 4-3 ending the season for Montezuma. In case you didn’t make it to Victor, here are some of the highlights from what you missed: Eddie Burgess had a great day of pitching 5 innings changing to Owen Cook in the 6th. The Braves got two of thei
It was the second round of regionals softball where the Sigourney Savages took over the field 14-2 in the 4th inning. The Bravettes showed talent, class, and most of all - they were a team. Here are some of the highlights from the game: Montezuma girls were down 1-0 in the 2nd inning and after Kierstyn Price hit a handgun of foul balls, she was finally able to land one in play to get on first. Chloe Latchum was walked to first, both stole a base and a hit by Kaprice Wearmouth
It was a hot one for the boys baseball team versus Baxter. All sun, no breeze, but it was the Braves who brought the heat when they came away winning 11-9. It was an exciting game, so here are some of your highlights: Eddie Burgess had quite the game! Top of the 4th he slammed a huge triple helping get Cole Watts home. Next up was Eli Wilhelm with another hit to the outfield. It was caught, Burgess tagged up and took his dive into home plate bringing the Brave’s lead to 6-1.
It was a great night for Montezuma softball. The Bravettes beat the Iowa Valley Tigers 16-6 in 5 innings. Even while missing some key players due to the junior high Washington, D.C. trip, the team made some big plays throughout the night. The missing players meant there would be some changes to the line up, shifting Carissa VanZee to pitcher and Maddy McKeag behind the plate as catcher. Here are some highlights from the game. In the first inning, Chloe Latchum hit a nice doub