Larks Sweep Colorado in Season Opening Doubleheader
The Hays Larks hit four home runs to sweep the Colorado Sox in their season opening doubleheader Saturday at Larks Park. Hays hit three homers in their 14-5 win in the first game. Zair Koieman hit a grand slam in their 8-0 win in game two. The two wrap up the three game series with a 6pm game Sunday.
Game 1: Hays 14, Colorado 5 The Larks score seven in the fourth inning to take a 9-3 lead and never trailed again the rest of the night. Clayton Garland hit a two-run homer and Mackenzie Handel added a solo shot an inning later. Elvin Rodriguez it a solo homer in the sixth.
The Larks outhit the Sox 16-5 and win despite committing four errors.
Game 2: Hays 8, Colorado 0
Zair Koeiman highlighted a six-run first inning with a grand slam. Brandon Anderson pitched three scoreless innings to start the game. Logan DeRosier and Ian Bentley combined for four scoreless innings of relief.