Bombers Open Up Weekend Homestand with Loss to Franklin on Friday, NNDC will Broadcast Saturday Game with Owensboro

Huntingburg (NNDC):  The Dubois County Bombers were unable to hold on to a 5 run lead which would lead to their 3rd loss in a row as the Franklin Duelers pick up the 10-7 win at League Stadium.

The Bombers plated 2 in the 3rd when Matt Joslin doubled to center putting him in scoring position.   Joslin would come around to score when Chase Hug also doubled up the middle.  Hug would also score in the inning, giving the Bombers a 2-0 lead.  The 4th inning was also fruitful for Dubois County as 3 Bombers crossed the plate.  Joslin reached on a walk, Marcus Hill and Benji Brokemond singled and all would score in the inning giving the Bombers a 5-0 lead.

The Duelers started their comeback in the 5th inning as they plated 2 runs and added one more in the 7th to pull within 2.  Dubois County would add 2 more runs as Matt Ellis singled and scored in the 7th and 9th inning.   The big blow for Dubois County came in the top of the 9th as the Duelers scored 7 runs to put the game away.  In the inning, the Bombers gave up 3 hits, allowed 5 walks and had an error which led to the big inning and eventual loss.

Brennan LaBarbera took the loss for Dubois County.  He allowed 3 hits and 4 runs while striking out 2 in one inning of action.  Dubois County had 13 hits on the day including 4 hits from Matt Ellis in his 5 at bats.

The Bombers return to action tonight (Saturday) as they host Owensboro at League Stadium.  Dubois County will be celebrating League Stadium and the 125th anniversary.   There will be a game featuring the Belles and the Peaches at 5:15pm which will lead up to the Bombers and RiverDawgs matchup at 7pm.  Bring the family and have your picture taken with the Peaches, Belles and Bombers from 4:30pm-5:00pm.   Dubois County will also be in action on Sunday as Colts in Motion will visit League Stadium from 4pm-6pm and it’s Winner Winner Chicken Dinner night at the ballpark.

NNDC will be broadcasting tonights game with Owensboro live here at and will be archived for viewing anytime 24/7.


Franklin Duelers 10 – Dubois County Bombers 7






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