HAYS – Wyatt Divis hit a three-run homer to break a 3-3 tie in the third inning to lead the Hays Larks to a 7-3 win over the Denver Cougars Friday night at Larks Park.
Justin Lee had three of the Larks 12 hits and drove in two runs as the Larks (27-7) won their sixth straight.
After giving up three runs in the second, Ryan Ruder (5-1) pitched four scoreless innings and picked up the win. Ruder struck out four with one walk over six innings. Trevor Munsch, Drew Marrufo and Tommy Garcia combined to pitch three scoreless innings to close out the game.
The Larks continue their final weekend homestand of the season Saturday night with the first to two against the Boulder Collegians.