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Ellis Legion gets two wins

7/9/2013

By The Hays Daily News

The Ellis Legion team swept a home doubleheader against Larned, 14-11 and 4-0. Ellis moved to 13-5. In Game 1, Ellis fell down 6-0 entering the bottom of the third, but scored four runs to cut it to 6-4. Larned scored three in the top of the fourth, but then Ellis scored six in the bottom of the fourth. Larned scored one in the fifth and Ellis had four runs in the bottom of the fifth. Larned tacked on another run in the seventh. Larned had 11 runs and 14 hits and three errors, while Ellis had 14 runs and 11 hits and two errors.

In Game 2, Ellis starter Cole Pfeifer took the win and Larned had five hits and two errors. Ellis had three hits and an error. Ellis had one run in the second and three in the sixth.