WICHITA, Kan. — The Hutchinson Monarchs took the lead late in the game in an 8-4 victory over El Dorado Broncos on Tuesday. The game was tied at three with the Monarchs batting in the top of the seventh when Colton Cowser doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
After Hutchinson scored one run in the top of the fifth, El Dorado Broncos answered with one of their own.
Hutchinson scored when Cowser doubled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run. The Broncos then answered when Richey drew a walk, scoring one run.
Polk led things off on the pitcher’s mound for El Dorado. He went nine innings, allowing eight runs on 14 hits and striking out nine.
The Monarchs launched one home run on the day with Conor Craig going long in the seventh inning.
The Monarchs racked up 14 hits in the game. Cowser, Brayden Whitchurch, Mason Lowe, Ryan Stoecklein, and Dylan Nedved all managed multiple hits for Hutchinson Monarchs.
Cowser led Hutchinson Monarchs with three hits in five at bats.
El Dorado Broncos scattered eight hits in the game. Kin and White each racked up multiple hits for El Dorado Broncos.
Next action is Wednesday, June 12th as the Monarchs return home to again match up with the El Dorado Broncos. That game can be heard on hutchpost.com with pregame starting at 6:50 pm.
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