The Hawks overcame yet another five run deficit, but were not able to close the deal as the Cologne Hollanders scored an unanswered run in the top of the 11th inning to win 9-8. The Hawks shot themselves in the foot all night long, committing 7 errors. Bright spots inlcuded Spencer Nelson giving his team seven strong innings and a chance to win the game after a rough start and bad fielding support. Wes Willemsen recorded a multi-hit game. The Hawks now travel to Winsted on Friday night for a 7:30 showdown with the Wildcats before returning home on Sunday for a match up against the Brownton Bruins. First pitch is 2:00.