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Bat Cats win Jayhawk League series
Bat Cats move into fifth place
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Great Bend Bat Cat Hunter Romero delivered four hits in a 12-6 Jayhawk League baseball victory Saturday over the Haysville Aviators. Romero doubled in the first, singled in the third, singled in the seventh, and doubled in the eighth. The Bats entertain Haysville at 7 p.m. Sunday at Al Burns Field.

The Bat Cats (8-11) won their third series of the summer.

Romero’s double scored Mateo Zunica and Michael Sinks in the first inning. Benjamin Sems hit a sacrifice fly to score Peyton Barnes in the second inning. Corriagn Bartlett’s single scored Sinks and Brenner Fontenot’s single scored Bartlett in the third inning. Bartlett’s sacrifice fly scored Zunica in the fourth inning for a 6-2 lead.

Romero scored on a wild pitch and Ben Sems’ double scored Jordan Wilkerson and Barnes for a 9-2 lead after seven innings. Sinks scored on an error and Romero doubled home Bartlett and Pomeroy singled home Romero in the eighth inning.

Gyeongju Kim pitched seven innings and struck out six batters.

BAT CATS 12, AVIATORS 6

HA 110 000 040 – 6 13 1

GB 212 100 32x – 12 16 0

Bond, Kopplin (3), Sturgeon (7), Laxo (8) and Kelogg. Kim, Ruxlow (8), Pritchard (9) and Fontenot. W—Kim. L—Bond.

2B—GB—Romero 2, Sems, Sinks; HA—Henry, Konwinski. 3B—HA—Hutcheson.

 

 JAYHAWK LEAGUE

Liberal BeeJays 15-4
Hays Larks 11-5 
Derby Twins 12-6
Dodge City As 12-6
GB Bat Cats 8-11
El Dorado Broncos 8-12
Haysville Aviators 5-14
Oklahoma City 3-16

TUESDAY-THURSDAY
Dodge City vs. Great Bend
Haysville at Liberal
Hays at Oklahoma City
El Dorado vs. Derby

SUNDAY'S GAMES
Haysville vs. Great Bend ppd.
Liberal 10, El Dorado 7
Derby at Hays, ppd.
Dodge City 6, Oklahoma City 2

SATURDAY'S GAMES
Great Bend 12, Haysville 6
Liberal 11, El Dorado 1
Derby 5, Hays 4
Dodge City 11, Oklahoma City 9

FRIDAY'S GAMES 
Great Bend 5, Haysville 4
El Dorado 3, Liberal 2
Hays 4, Derby 2
Dodge City 8, Oklahoma City 0

THURSDAY’S GAMES 
Derby 11, Great Bend 3
Liberal 2, Oklahoma City 1
El Dorado 16. Hays 9
Dodge City 8, Haysville 5

WEDNESDAY'S GAMES
Great Bend 11, Derby 8
Liberal 8, Oklahoma City 2
Hays 7, El Dorado 4
Dodge City 6, Haysville 2

TUESDAY’S GAMES
Derby 8, Great Bend 3
Liberal 7, Oklahoma City 4
Hays 5, El Dorado 0
Dodge City 5, Haysville 2