Hage helps Larks even up series against Flickertails

Cole Hage (Columbia) led the Larks offense Thursday as they beat the Mandan Flickertails 9-2, forcing a decisive game three to determine the North Dakota pod champion.

Hage was 4-5, with a double and two RBI along with a pair of runs scored. In 10 games this season he is batting .444, with seven doubles and nine runs batted in, along with four runs scored.