The Belfield/South Heart Knights American Legion baseball team split a doubleheader against Hazen on Tuesday, July 16th.
In game one, Belfield/South Heart beat Hazen by a score of 3-2.
Hazen started game one out strong with a run in the first inning to take a 1-0 lead.
Belfield/South Heart tied the game in the bottom half of the second inning, before Hazen took a 2-1 lead in the top of the third frame.
The game went scoreless for the next several innings until the sixth inning. Belfield/South Hazen scored two to take the lead and win the game.
Belfield/South Heart recorded eight hits in the game, but in the field they had five errors.
Pitcher Preston Walter went 2-4 at the plate and drove in two runs for Belfield/South Heart.
On the mound, Landen Sayler pitched a gem for Hazen as he went six innings. He allowed eight hits and two earned runs.
For the Knights, center fielder Shay Olson went 2-4 during the game, but he was left on base 3 times.
In game two, Hazen defeated Belfield/South Heart 6-4.
Hazen started out strong again as they took a 1-0 after one inning and tacked two more on the scoreboard in the second.
Belfield/South Heart tied the game in the bottom of the second though with three runs.
However, Hazen would score three more runs in the fourth inning to make the score 6-4.
Seven errors in the field would haunt the Knights in the loss.
Cauy Shypkoski led the Knights at the plate going 2-2. He also recorded a run.
Tanner Obrigewitch also went 2-2 with a run and an RBI.