The Hays Monarchs win their final three games at the Wild WestFest Tournament to 3-2. The Monarchs closed out play with a pair of wins Sunday at Hays High, defeating the Colorado Bandits 8-7 then knocking off Canon City 7-3. The Monarchs are now 11-9 on the season and are back at home Wednesday for a doubleheader with Larned.
Game 1: Monarchs 8, Colorado Bandits 7
The Monarchs scored three in the third to take the lead in the first game. Pierce Schippers had three hits and two RBIs. Kameron Schmidt pitched a complete game and gets the win.
Game 2: Monarchs 7, Canon City 3
The Monarchs raced out to a 4-0 lead after three innings against Canon City. Braiden Werth went 3-for-3 and Cameron Brin pitched six innings for the victory.