GARDEN CITY, Kan. – The Hays High baseball team moved to 8-0 Friday with a pair of wins over Garden City at Clint Lightner Field. The Indians won game one 8-1 then took the second game 12-0. The Indians return home Tuesday for a single game with Great Bend at the Hays High Field.
Game 1: Hays 8, Garden City 1
Palmer Hutchison pitched five shuthout innings holding the Buffaloes to two hits while striking out six and walking one. Willie Sennett pitched the final two innings allowing a run on two hits with two strikeouts and two walks.
Cody Petersen had three of the Indians 13 hits including a double and drove in two. Brock Lummus hit a two-triple in the fourth to put Hays up 4-0 and finished with three RBIs.
Game 2: Hays 12, Garden City 0
Cody Petersen and Dylan Dreiling combined on a four-hit shutout in the second game. Petersen struck out six with two walks and three hits over four innings. Dreiling allowed one hit over the final two innings with four strikeouts and a walk.
Palmer Hutchison went 5-for-5 with two doubles and drove in four. His double in the second drove in Willie Sennett and Cody Petersen to put the Indians up 4-0. He doubled again in the fifth and scored on an error.