OTTAWA — The Garnett Muddogs rallied from a 5-0 deficit for a 6-5 victory over the Great Bend Braves in Sunday’s Ottawa Wood Bat Baseball Tournament.
The Braves (1-5) had beaten the Muddogs 11-0 earlier in the tournament.
Brad Beck singled home Jade Poe in the first inning. Brody Feist singled home Stefan Spray in the second frame. A three-run fourth inning made it 5-0. Mathew Moeder and Feist scored on an error. Sage Koelsch scored on a passed ball.
The Muddogs rallied. Tyler Denny scored on a passed ball. Lane Bahnsen doubled home Bo Dillinger and Dalton Kellerman. Reese Jarett scored on a bases-loaded walk for a 5-4 score.
Bahnsen’s single scored Dilliner for a 5-5 tie. Josh Stifter scored on Carter Edgecomb’s perfect sqqueze bunt for the game-winning run.
BRAVES 11, GARNETT 0 (G1) – Braves
pitchers Joseph Moeder and Jade Poe combined for a two-hit shutout.
Poe delivered a two-run double to score Sage Koelsch and Chayse Gruber in a six-run second inning that featured four walks, a hit batter and an error. Koelsch’s single drove home Stefan Spray.
Esten Moore singled home Joseph Moeder and Koelsch singled home Mathew Moeder in a four-run fourth inning. Brody Feist, Moore and Spray scored on wild pitches.
IOLA 9, BRAVES 2 (G2) – Iola scored seven runs in the seventh-inning to break a 2-2 tie. Iola delivered four singles and the Braves contributed six walks in the seven-run inning off pitcher Stefan Spray.
Poe scored on Spray’s fourth-inning sacrifice fly. Brad Beck’s double scored Mathew Moeder in the sixth inning for a 2-2 tie.
GB Braves 110 300 0 — 5 6 2
Garnett 000 004 2 — 6 11 2
Gruber, Hernandez (7) and Moeder. Peine, Kellerman (5) and Bahnsen. W—Kellerman. L—Gruber. 2B—G—Kellerman, Dilliner, Denny, Bahnsen.
GB Braves 061 4 – 11 7 0
Garnett 000 0 – 0 2 3
Joseph Moeder, Poe (4) and Beck. Denny, Allison (2), Burns (3) and Dilliner. W—J. Moeder. L—Denny. 2B—GB—Poe; G—Dilliner.
Iola 001 001 7 – 9 10 2
GB Braves 000 101 0 – 2 3 2
Spray, Feist (7) and Beck. L—Spray. 2B—GB—Beck.
GREAT BEND BRAVES SCHEDULE (1-5)
LL—Larned 1-9; 10-11
W—Ottawa Tournament (Garnett Muddogs 11-0)
L—Ottawa Tournament (Iola 2-9)
L—Ottawa Tournament (Fike, Mo. 5-6)
L—Ottawa Tournament (Garnett Muddogs 5-6)
6-4—at Hays, 6 p.m.
6-7/9—at McPherson Tournament
6-11—at Dodge City, 5 p.m.
6-14-16—at Great Bend Tournament
6-18—Hays Eagles, 6 p.m.
6-21/23—at Dodge City Tournament
6-25—at Hays Thomas More Prep, 6 p.m.
6-27/30—at Salina Tournament
7-2—Dodge City, 6 p.m.
7-6—Hays-Thomas More Prep
7-9—Larned, 6 p.m.
7-12—A Zone Tournament