Hays Eagles Sweep Great Bend

American Legion BaseballThe Hays Eagles Senior American Legion Eagles combined for 28 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Great Bend Yesterday in Hays.


Game 1 – Hays 20, Great Bend 0 (3 innings)

Hays opened the game with an eight run inning and added 12 in the second inning on their way to the 20-0 win.

Hays starter Brady Bieker allowed just three hits in the three innings for his second win of the season.

Every hitter in the Hays lineup drove in at least one run and eight of the nine Eagles had at least one hit as well.

Jake Sedbrook was 2-for-2 with 3RBI and Dan Bittel was 1-for-2 with 3RBI as well.


Game 2 – Hays 8, Great Bend 0 (5 innings)

The Eagles opened game two with five run inning that was highlighted by a John Griffith two-run double. Hays added three more in the second on their way to the 8-0 win in five innings.

Eagles’ starter Chandler Rule allowed just one hit, walked one and struck out three in five innings for his first win of the season.

John Griffith was 2-for-3 with 3RBI.

The Eagles are now 7-6 on the season and they are scheduled to play in a tournament in Canon City Colorado that begins on Thursday.