Aug 05, 2022

Bat Cats rout Wichita Black Sox 16-5

Posted Aug 05, 2022 11:07 AM

The Great Bend Bat Cats defeated the Wichita Black Sox 16-5 on day two of the SummberBall Showdown in Goddard Thursday night.

The Bat Cats Struck for 6-runs in the first inning, then added three more in the in the third for a 9-0 lead and cruised the rest of the way to end pool play with a record of 1-1.

Ty Riley and Ian Lanik both had 3-hits, while Grant Nottlemann and Bodi Walker each added 2-rbi's to help the Bat Cats improve to 31-12 on the season.

Friday, Great Bend moves into bracket play with a 4pm game against the Lake Hefner Pelicans at the Genesis Sports Complex. The Pelicans also finished pool play with a record of 1-1 after losing to the Park City Rangers Wednesday 8-0. Thursday Lake Hefner defeated McPherson 10-1.

All remaining games will be single elimination.

Thursday SummerBall Showdown Scores
Great Bend 16 Wichita Black Sox 5
Corn Belt Omaha 14 Midwest Moos 6
Newton Rebels 2 Kansas Curve 1
Lake Hefner Pelicans 10 McPherson Pipeliners 1
Park City Rangers 11 ICT Avengers 1
Wellington Heat 14 Mid-Crest Pumas 8
PSCL Select 11 Cluckers Baseball 1
Kansas Cannons 14 Valley Center Mud Daubers 2
El Dorado Walnuts 15 316 Elite 4
Dirtbag Baseball Club 8 U.S. Military War Dogs 3