Nebraska High School Softball - Highway 91 holds off O'NeillSeptember 16, 2021: Leigh, NE 68643
Highway 91 (Leigh, NE) fans exited the stadium thrilled Thursday as they saw their softball squad nip the visiting O'Neill Eagles (O'Neill, NE), 9-7 in a league challenge.
The now sport a 10-6 record. They take the field next when they travel to North Bend Central for a non-league challenge on Monday, September 20. Highway 91 will face a Tigers squad coming off a 13-1 non-league loss to Wayne (Wayne, NE). The Tigers record now stands at 8-8.
With the loss, O'Neill falls to 8-6 on the campaign. The Eagles travel to Guardian Angels Central Catholic (West Point, NE) to face the Bluejays in a C District 4 challenge on Tuesday, September 21. The Bluejays enter the challenge with a record of 15-3. Guardian Angels Central Catholic won 9-1 in their recent non-league challenge against Arlington (Arlington, NE)