Hays Eagles Senior American Legion Goes 1-2 in Nebraska
Saturday the Eagles lost 4-3 to North Platte then Sunday, blanked Gering, Nebraska 5-0 behind a four-hit shutout from Marcus Altman who also broke the scoreless tie with a two-run single in the fourth.
The Eagles then lost their finale to JC Brager out of Nebraska 10-9. The Eagles blowing an 8-2 lead, giving up eight in the bottom of the sixth. Hays had scored five in the fourth and two in the sixth and lead 8-2. Clayton Basgall had four RBIs with a solo homer to open the game and a three-run triple in the fourth. Layne Downing hit a solo homer in the seventh. Cameron Klaus takes the loss in relief, allowing eight runs, two earned, on four hits in one inning.
The Eagles are now 5-6. They host Great Bend on Tuesday.