Griffons manage split with last place Generals
Nevada Daily Mail The Nevada Griffons 30th anniversary celebration didn't go quite as planned Tuesday evening as they had to settle for a twinbill split with the last place Ozark Generals at Lyons Stadium. The Griffons lost the first game 3-2, while prevailing in extra innings in the nightcap, 2-1. Both contests were scheduled for seven innings...
Griffons outlast Bombers in 16 inning marathon
Nevada Daily Mail Playing late into the night, the Nevada Griffons toppled the Sedalia Bombers 6-5 in 16 innings Sunday at Lyons Stadium. The Griffons were also victorious at home Saturday night, dealing the North Kansas City Apartment Giants a 6-2 defeat in a non-league contest...
Week ahead: Nevada Griffons
June 29: @ Joplin, 7 p.m. June 30: Home doubleheader vs. Ozark, 6 p.m. (30th birthday bash with birthday cake served to all attending; Dollar Dog Night sponsored by Morrison-Post Insurance). July 1: @ St. Joseph, 7 p.m. July 2: @ Ozark, 7 p.m...
Five run first lifts Griffs to victory
The Nevada Griffons used a five-run first inning as a springboard to victory Wednesday night on the road against the Clarinda A's. The 7-4 win improved the Griffons to 10-7 overall (9-7 MINK League). The Griffons are in first place in the MINK League south division by one full game over the Branson Nationals...
Griffons trounce Clarinda, keep MINK League south division lead
Nevada Daily Mail CLARINDA, IA. ---- The Nevada Griffons clobbered the Clarinda A's 9-2 Tuesday night on the road. With back-to-back victories over Branson and Clarinda, the Griffons maintained first place in the MINK League's south division, holding a half-game lead over Branson...
Knights of Columbus holds 14th annual golf tournament
The 14th Annual Knights of Columbus golf tournament was held June 20 at the Frank E. Peters Municipal golf course in Nevada. Clear skies prevailed along with some warm temperatures, leading to a successful tournament. The three-person team of Jonathan Allen, Conner Antonetti and Chase Halsey won the championship flight by eight strokes, firing a 17-under-par 55 The team of Justin Lee, Corey Allard, and Scott Burns placed second with a score of 63. ...
Griffons topple Nationals in Monday night MINK League action
A 5-4 victory over the visiting Branson Nationals Monday night improved the Nevada Griffons to 8-7 overall (7-7 MINK League play). After a number of recent one-run victories, Griffons manager Ryan Mansfield said he's been pleased with his team's play of late. Contributing to recent success on the diamond, Nevada's bats have thawed out after a cold start to the year...
Upcoming Griffons schedule
The Nevada Griffons have a number of upcoming events coinciding with home games, including: Sunday: Griffons youth baseball camp graduation. The festivities will take place at 6:15 p.m., prior to the Griffons 7 p.m. home contest against the Sedalia Bombers...
Griffons drop Outlaws for third straight victory
Nevada Daily Mail In Monday night MINK League action the Nevada Griffons held on for a 4-3 road win over the Joplin Outlaws. The victory is the third straight for the Griffons, with each coming by a single run. Nevada is now 6-5 overall (5-5 MINK League)...
Griffons stun Branson with late-inning comeback
Nevada Daily Mail The Nevada Griffons wiped out a five-run deficit en route to a 9-8 victory over the Branson Nationals Thursday night in Bolivar. With their second consecutive come-from-behind win, the Griffons are back to .500 (5-5 overall, 4-5 MINK League)...
Becker's bomb sends Sedalia packing
Nevada Daily Mail A ninth-inning blast off the bat of Griffons left-handed slugger Kurt Becker propelled Nevada to an 8-7 victory over the Sedalia Bombers Tuesday night at Lyons Stadium. The victory snapped a three-game losing skid, while improving the Griffons to 4-5 overall (3-5 MINK League)...
Griffons drop pair of weekend home games
Nevada Daily Mail The Nevada Griffons had a rough weekend, falling at home Saturday 3-0 to the Clarinda (Iowa) A's, followed by a 14-5 Sunday night home defeat against the St. Joseph Mustangs. The pair of losses drops the Griffons to 3-4 overall (2-4 MINK League)...
Griffons dispatch Mudcats, pick up second MINK League win
Nevada Daily Mail Chillicothe ---- The Nevada Griffons toppled the Chillicothe Mudcats 6-3 Wednesday night, picking up their second road victory in as many nights against the hosts. With the win, the Griffons move to 3-2 overall and 2-2 in MINK League play...