John Wallace started his first game of the season on the bump. Jordan Blake, Gabe Liston, and Braylen Snethen came in for relief. The hawks were able to score 12 runs on 15 hits. But the scoring stalled and they couldn’t hold on to the lead in a back and forth game. Hawks lose game 1, 12-24. Highlight of the game: Liston: 3 for 4 with 2 RBI’s.
Jack Naujokaitis started the 2nd game going a strong 3 innings. Brenden Stanley and Easton Largent came in for 2 innings of relief each. Largent gave up 4 hits, 3 runs, and 1 strikeout. The strikeout secured the win for the Hawks! The Hawks got on the board first with 4 runs in the 1st inning and added another 6 in the 3rd. Lawrence Free State were able to fight back but the Hawks held them off to split the contest, winning 11-10.