Garden City, KS-Western Nebraska jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the top of the first inning before falling to Garden City 10-6 in seven. Garden City picked up three runs in the bottom of the third inning highlighted by a Rafael Villela RBI single. Villela scored on a passed ball and a Mason Brown sac fly tied the score at three.
In the bottom of the fourth Garden City bats heated up. Brooks Benson led off with a single and Conner Reynolds' one run homer put the Busters up 5-3. With one out and bases loaded Rafael Villela blasted a three run triple and Kyle Lopez followed with a RBI single as the Busters totaled six runs and led 9-3.
The Cougars responded in the top of the sixth scoring one run making the score 9-4. In the bottom half of the sixth Conner Reynolds picked up his second homerun of the day with a blast of 375 ending the scoring for Garden City. The Cougars picked up two runs in the top of the seventh making the final score 10-6.