Larks Hit Five Home Runs in Blowout Win Over El Dorado

The Hays Larks continue their dominance over the El Dorado Broncos. After sweeping their three-game series in Hays a little over a month ago, they take game one of their three-game series in El Dorado 18-3 Tuesday night. The win improves the Larks to 23-8 overall and 16-8 in the Jayhawk League while the Broncos fall to 19-12 and 15-11 in league play. The Larks lead in the Jayhawk League is now two games over the Broncos who have lost two straight.

The Larks score five in the second home runs from Taylor Peterson, Cody Daily and Aaron Cornell. Peterson and Daily hit solo shots while Cornell hit a three-run shot.

The Larks then blow the game open, scoring 11 runs in the third. Zair Koeiman drove in four in the inning with a double and a three-run homer. Blair Beck also homered as the Larks send 14 to the plate in the inning.

Peterson finished the night with four hits and three RBIs. Cornell had three hits and drove in five. Koeiman had four RBIs and Ty Gilmore drove in three.

Nick Goza (4-0) allowed the three runs on six hits over eight innings and picks up the win. Goza struck out five and walked none. David Owen pitched to ninth.

Tuesday’s Jayhawk League scores…
Dodge City 10, Derby 4
Wellington 12, Liberal 4