Monarchs run-ruled by Wichita
By The Hays Daily News
The Hays Monarchs lost 9-0 to the Wichita A's in the final round of pool play at the Wild West Fest tournament in Hays. The Monarchs went 1-2 and earned the No. 1 seed in the consolation bracket. Hays had three hits and three errors. Wichita scored three runs in the first, one in the second, two in the third and three in the fifth in a game that was called after five innings because of the run rule. Pierce Schippers took the loss when he allowed all nine runs, three earned.