HAYS, Kan. – After falling 2-0 after two and a half innings Sunday night, the Hays Larks would get a three-run rally in the third inning in part thanks to a two-RBI double by Wyatt Divis to take a 4-2 lead. El Dorado would tie the game at 4-4 in the top of the sixth before Kolby Robinson would score on a fielder’s choice in the bottom of the inning to give Hays the 5-4 lead and the eventual winning score.
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Two shutout innings by pitcher Sloan Baker and a scoreless ninth inning save by Fabian Muniz would seal the deal for the Larks and give them the 2-1 series win over the El Dorado Broncos.
John Rensel Jr. lead the way for the Larks with two hits and a run scored. Wyatt Divis finished 1-3 with 2 RBI’s and a run scored.
Austin Thomason gave up five hits in five innings pitched and two earned runs and four strikeouts in the no-decision for Hays. Sam Slusser pitched one inning and gave up a run in his first win of the season.
The Larks go on the road for a three-game series in Liberal starting Tuesday.