The Parker Broncs’ baseball and softball teams will have their 2021 season home openers this week. They’ll both be on Wednesday, March 24, when they will face the Florence Gophers. Both games are at 3:45 p.m. in the Parker High athletic complex off 18th Street.
Both teams will have a second home date Friday, March 26, when they take on the River Valley Dust Devils of Mohave Valley. This will be the second time both teams have faced the Dust Devils this season. Game times for both are 3:45 p.m.
Both teams are off to very rough starts on their 2021 seasons. Last week, they each had two losses to start their seasons. The baseball team lost to River Valley, 14-2, on March 15 in Mohave Valley and then lost to the Bagdad Sultans, 14-4, March 19 in Bagdad.
The softball team is off to an even rougher start. They started the season with a 30-1 loss to River Valley March 15, and then followed up with a 22-1 loss to Bagdad March 19.
Before their first home games this week, the teams have a road date March 23 against the Antelope Rams in Wellton.
Next week, the softball team has a home game against the Glendale Cardinals Monday, March 29. The following afternoon, March 30, the baseball team will have their first region game of the season as they take on the Odyssey Institute Minotaurs at home. The time for both games is 3:45 p.m.