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Panther baseball upsets Monarchs
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HAYS – Great Bend starter Colin Hall threw five shutout innings after a three-run inning in a 77-pitch outing to upset state-ranked Hays-Thomas More 7-3 in Tuesday’s opening game. The Monarchs (9-1) won the nightcap 7-2. Great Bend (4-6) plays Colby at home Friday.
GREAT BEND 7, TMP 3 (G1) – Hall was flawless with seven strikeouts after the Monarchs struck for three second-inning runs. Adam Gottschalk, Trent Mayo and Gavin Schumacher drove in Monarchs runs.
Dalton Bieker raced around the bases on a stolen base and two wild pitches in the third inning. Eddie Bujanda scored on a wild pitch to ignite a five-run fourth inning. Townshend Kurth scored on an error for a 3-3 tie. Alex Schremmer’s two-run single scored Hall and Riley Smith for a 5-3 lead. Chance Perry scored on a wild pitch for a 6-3 lead on Koy Brack’s strikeout.
TMP 7, GREAT BEND 2 (G2) – Eddie Bujanda’s RBI single scored Schremmer in the third inning. Joey Soupiset’s RBI single scored Koy Brack in the fifth inning. Dalton Bieker held the Monarchs scoreless for four innings.
Gavin Schumacher scored on a bases-loaded walk and three runs scored when Eston Brown’s fly ball was misplayed for a 4-0 lead. Werth’s double scored Schumacher for a 5-0 lead. Luke Ruder’s two-run double scored Chase Werth and Creighton Renz for a 7-0 lead.

Great Bend 001 510 0 – 7 6 1
TMP 030 000 0 – 3 3 1
Hall and Brack. Zimmerman, Kreutzer (5), Jacobs (7) and Kreutzer , Renz (5). 3B—GB—Kurth.

Great Bend 001 010 0 – 2 5 1
TMP 430 000 x – 7 6 1
Kurth, Soupiset (1), Bieker (2) and Brack. Garcia, Werth (5) and Kreutzer. W—Garcia. L—Kurth. 2B—TMP—Werth, Ruder.

Hays High 4-0 6-0
Liberal 2-0 8-0
Great Bend 1-3 4-6
Garden City 1-3 1-9
Dodge City 0-2 5-5
Colby at Great Bend, ppd.
Hays High at Liberal, ppd.
Dodge City 5-4, 5-4 Hutchinson
Hays-TMP 14-4, 14-8 Garden City

Great Bend 7-3; Hays-TMP 7-2
Hays High 3-2, 9-5 Garden City
Liberal 20-8, 15-0 Guymon, Okla.

Liberal at Alva, Okla.

Colby at Great Bend
Liberal at Blackwell, Okla.
Dodge City at Garden City

HAYS HIGH (4-0, 6-0)—WW Russell 10-2, 22-8; WW *Dodge City 20-1 12-2; 4-7—Wichita Carroll, ppd.; 4-13—*Liberal, ppd.; WW *Garden City; 4-24—*Great Bend; 5-3—Great Bend, Wichita Life Prep; 5-4—Salina Central; 5-5—Goddard Eisenhower; 5-11—Valley Center

LIBERAL (2-0, 8-0)—WW Hugoton 14-0, 11-1; WW Ulysses 15-0, 16-1; WW *Great Bend 11-5, 11-7; 4-13—*Hays High, ppd.; WW Guymon, Okla.; 4-19—at Alva, Perry, Okla.; 4-20—at Blackwell, Okla., Crossings Christian; 4-24—*Dodge City; 5-1—*at Garden City; 5-4—at St. Thomas Aquinas; 5-5—at St. Thomas Aquinas; 5-8—*Garden City

GREAT BEND (1-3, 4-6)—LL Goddard, 1-10, 6-7; WW Wichita Independent, 8-0, 13-3; LL *Liberal 5-11, 7-11; WL *Garden City 11-6, 0-9; WL Hays-TMP 7-3, 2-7; 4-20—Colby; 4-24—*at Hays High; 5-3/5-5—at Hays Diamond Classic; 5-8—*at Dodge City

GARDEN CITY (1-3, 1-9)—LL Wichita Heights 0-10, 1-11; LL Junction City, 1-11, 4-15; 4-6—Wichita North, ppd.; WL *Great Bend 9-0, 6-11; LL Hays-TMP 4-14, 8-14; LL *Hays High; 4-20—*Dodge City; 4-27—*at Dodge City; 5-1—*Liberal; 5-4—at Emporia; 5-5—at Emporia; 5-8—*at Liberal; 5-10—Wichita West

DODGE CITY (0-2, 5-5)—WL Wichita East 3-0, 1-5; WW Wichita South 23-0, 11-1; LL *Hays High 1-20, 2-12; LL Hays-TMP 6-11, 6-12; WW Hutchinson 5-4, 5-4; 4-20—*at Garden City; 4-24—*at Liberal; 4-27—*Garden City; 5-4—Wichita Heights; 5-8—*Great Bend; 5-11—at Wichita Southeast, Derby