Chesnut Leads Larks to Win Over A’s

Larks LogoJeff Chesnut allowed one run over seven innings as he picks up his second win of the season, leading the Hays Larks to a 7-1 victory over Dodge City Tuesday night at Larks Park. The Nebraska product struck out three and walked one moving to 2-1 on the year. Dalton Viner and David Owen each pitched a perfect inning of relief as the Larks move to 17-3 overall and 13-3 in the Jayhawk League.

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Clayton Garland, Brett Lang and Desmond Roberts all had two hits with Garland and Lang both driving in two.

Jake Placzek gave them a 1-0 lead with an RBI single in the fourth. Hays would score three in the fifth on a Mackenzie Handel groundout and a Brett Lang two-run double. Clayton Garland knocked in two runs with a single in the sixth then Zair Koeiman closed out the scoring with a sac fly in the seventh.

The Larks continue their season-long seven-game homestand on Wednesday in a non-league games with the Boulder Collegians. First pitch at 7pm with free admission courtesy of Western Beverage and Emprise Bank.

Jayhawk League scores from Tuesday…
Derby 14, Wellington 3
Liberal 10, Boulder 3