Tigers split doubleheader with Emporia State

By The Hays Daily News

EMPORIA -- The Fort Hays State Unviersity baseball team split a doubleheader Friday at Emporia State University. The Tigers lost Game 1, 3-2, but came back for a 5-1 win the nightcap to move to 8-7 overall and 5-6 in MIAA play.

Emporia State won the first game on a walk-off home run in the seven-inning Game 1, after tying two runs in the sixth.

The Tigers and Hornets were rained out in Saturday's scheduled single game. No makeup date has been announced. Fort Hays is slated to host Northwest Missouri State University in a 2 p.m. doubleheader Tuesday at Larks Park.