By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Bat Cats sweep Hutchinson Monarchs
spt deh bat cats logo web
Great Bend Bat Cats

Bat Cats sweep Monarchs



HUTCHINSON – Great Bend Bat Cat pitchers Steven Beard and Will Mossa shut down the Hutchinson Monarchs 6-2 Friday to finish a two-game sweep.

Beard struck out five batters and Mossa yielded one hit in three innings.

The Bat Cats (8-5) move into second place ahead of the Monarchs (8-6) in the Sunflower Collegiate League Western Division. Great Bend plays at the Salina Shock Sunday.

Monarch Taylor Barber singled home Colton Cowser and Dylan Nedved for a 2-0 first-inning lead. The Monarchs were scoreless the rest of the night.

Bat Cat Ryan Monson singled home Chase Gibson after a second-inning double for a 2-1 score. Collin Meinert scored on a third-inning wild pitch. Daunte Freeman singled home Nolan Riley and Dawson Pomeroy after Riley’s single and Pomeroy’s double off pitcher Mikel Howell.

Hunter Romero and Chase Gibson scored on sixth-inning wild pitches by pitcher Dawson Dreher for a 6-2 lead.

GB Bat Cats 013 002 000 – 6 8 0

Hutchinson 200 000 000 – 2 5 2

Beard, Mossa (7) and Gibson. Howell, Dreher (6), Linder (8) and Stephens. W—Beard, 3-0. 2B—GB—Gibson, Pomeroy; H—Craig.


Cheney Diamond Dawgs 14-2

Great Bend Bat Cats 8-5

Hutchinson Monarchs 8-6

Wichita Sluggers 5-9

Andale Warhawks 1-14


Haysville Aviators 10-4

El Dorado Broncos 7-5

Derby Twins 8-7

Mulvane Patriots 8-8

Newton Rebels 6-8


Salina Shock 3-9


Great Bend Bat Cats 4, Hutchinson Monarchs 3

Derby Twins 5, El Dorado Broncos 4

Newton Rebels 13, Mulvane Patriots 6

Haysville Aviators 7, Salina Shock 5

Wichita Sluggers 7, Andale Warhawks 6


Great Bend Bat Cats 6, Hutchinson Monarchs 2

Cheney Diamond Dawgs 11, Salina Shock 0 

Mulvane Patriots 14, Newton Rebels 5 

Wichita Sluggers 15, Andale Warhawks 1


Cheney Diamond Dawgs 11, Salina Shock 0

Cheney Diamond Dawgs 21, Salina Shock 10


Haysville Aviators 4, Mulvane Patriots 0

Haysville Aviators 4, Mulvane Patriots 0

Cheney Diamond Dawgs 15, Andale Warhawks 1


Great Bend Bat Cats vs. Newton Rebels, 5:30 (Wichita State)

El Dorado Broncos at Cheney Diamond Dawgs

Haysville Aviators at Hutchinson Monarchs

Mulvane Patriots at Wichita Sluggers, 8 (Wichita State)