After taking the first two games of the series last week, the Junction City Brigade looked to sweep the Barn Baseball Academy Saturday night in front of its home crowd on Military Appreciation Night. Pitcher Jack Christian took the mound for the Brigade, and he delivered.
The Junction City Brigade celebrated a second straight win over Barn Baseball Academy Friday night with a fireworks display at Rathert Field.
Head coach Derek Francis and the Junction City Brigade wanted to get some innings out of starting pitcher Jayton Haggard Thursday night. Haggard delivered by giving them six of them; six strong ones. It was a good enough outing to give the Brigade a win in the first game of three against The…
With lightning in the area, play at the Junction City Brigade’s game Tuesday night was delayed for more than 45 minutes night against the Topeka Golden Giants. When the weather temporarily cleared up, JC pitcher Bryce Hestand took the mound and gave the Brigade another successful start in fr…
After the Junction City Brigade offense exploded for 20 runs in its last outing, the pitching took center stage in Friday night’s win over the visiting Liberty Monarchs. JC pitchers Riley and Jacob Taylor combined for a shutout in front of a well-engaged Junction City crowd at Rathert Field.
With the Junction City Brigade trailing 12-7 to the Baldwin City Blues heading into the bottom of the ninth inning Monday night, it was not a fun baseball game by any means, according to head coach Derek Francis.
Although players only had a couple practices together, and he still didn’t have a full roster at his disposal, Junction City Brigade head coach Derek Francis was happy to see his team in some live action against the Kansas City Knights Friday night.
After winning the Cowdin Cup last season, head coach Derek Francis heads into this year fielding a Junction City Brigade roster with a lot of new faces.
TOPEKA, Kan. — For the third time in six years the Junction City Brigade are the Mid Plains League Champions earning the right to bring home the Cowdin Cup.
LIBERTY, Mo. — The Junction City Brigade scored 12 runs in the first four innings and held Liberty to just four hits as the Brigade cruised to a 12-1 victory Tuesday.
Tanner Holen had three hits, and Nate McBroom pitched a complete game, as the Junction City Brigade capped a strong weekend showing with a 6-3 victory over the Midwest A's Sunday.
KANSAS CITY - It was a career day for Junction City Brigade catcher Rustin Hiebert, as he notched two doubles and drove in six runs as the Mid-Plains League West All-Stars defeated the East All-Stars, 11-10 Thursday evening.
BALDWIN CITY — Junction City came close to notching the sweep after storming back from a seven-run deficit in the second game, but had to settle for a split with the Baldwin City Blues Tuesday in a doubleheader necessitated by a rainout Monday.
Lightning in the area Monday caused the Junction City Brigade game against Baldwin City to be rained out, with a makeup doubleheader scheduled for Tuesday.
A grand slam by Aaron Samaniego in the seventh inning helped the Junction City Brigade erase a two-run deficit en route to an 11-7 victory over the Kansas City Monarchs, a non-league opponent, Sunday at Rathert Field.
Shohei Ohtani has made waves throughout Major League Baseball this year for being a rare two-way player in the big leagues — that is, being able to consistently pitch and hit.
Rustin Hiebert led a consistent Brigade attack with three hits and four RBI Thursday as the Brigade rolled past the Ottawa River Bandits, 13-3.
Junction City scored runs in each of the first six innings and held off a pesky Sabetha offense to sweep the Lobos 17-6 Saturday at Rathert Stadium.
The Junction City Brigade held the summer baseball camp Wednesday at Rathert Stadium. Two sessions were held - one for kids ages 6-10, and another for those age 11-13. Approximately 25 participants were part of the morning session. The camp included skill drills with Brigade coaches and play…
LIBERTY, Mo. - The Junction City duo of Trae McDaniel and Tim Bell played a critical role in the Junction City Brigade's 13-5 win over the Liberty Monarchs Tuesday night.
The Junction City Brigade (0-3) looked to turn its early-season fortunes around with its first home game of the season. However, the Brigade were unable to do that, falling in seven innings 15-1 Sunday to the Kansas City Monarchs,
TOPEKA - Behind four hits from Cole Emerson, the Topeka Golden Giants knocked off the Junction City Brigade (0-1), 13-3 in the Mid-Plains League opener for both teams.
The Junction City Brigade hosted a meet-and-greet session May 30 as the team prepares for its 2018 season. The event featured a light practice and a chance for fans to meet players and obtain autographs. The 2018 season kicked off May 31 when the team traveled to Topeka.
The Junction City Brigade held its first full practice of 2018 Tuesday night. Though weather dampened the evening, Brigade team members were still able to play catch and receive their uniforms, as well as go over some procedures for the 2018 season. The Brigade open Thursday when they travel…
The Junction City Brigade named Derek Francis, a coach from Emporia State and a Manhattan native, as its next head coach in a ceremony Thursday night in Junction City.
After spending the past five summers around the program as both a player and a coach, Junction City Brigade head coach Seth Wheeler has resigned from his position.
TOPEKA — A rain delay cut short any hope of a comeback for the Junction City Brigade (21-15), which lost by a final score of 9-0 in four and a half innings to the Topeka Golden Giants (22-11-1) in the Cowdin Cup Championship game.
For the second straight series, the Junction City Brigade (21-14) survived elimination at Rathert Stadium. The Brigade defeated the Topeka Golden Giants (21-11-1) by a final score of 7-5 on Friday night.
The Junction City Brigade (20-14) couldn’t overcome a massive early deficit, falling to the Topeka Golden Giants (21-10-1) by a final score of 11-5 on the road Thursday night in the first game of the Cowdin Cup Championship.