Highlanders fall to Fontbonne in double header
April 2, 2016 | 5:49 PM
FINAL SCORE: MacMurray College 0 Fontbonne University 10
MacMurray College 1 Fontbonne University 11
LOCATION: Palmer Field, Jacksonville, IL
RECORDS: MacMurray College 1-10 SLIAC 1-5 Fontbonne University 8-9 SLIAC 2-0
HOW IT HAPPENED
The wind was in favor of the Gorlock’s strong swings today as they soared past the Highlanders in two games ending them short of scheduled innings. In game one, Fontbonne got on the board in the first with three runs and the Highlanders did not answer in the bottom. Fontbonne continued to trail ahead with two in the second and a scoreless bottom inning by the Highlanders. Pitching for Fontbonne in both games was Madison Leonard. Leornard finished today with 21 strikeouts resolving in a two game loss for MacMurray, 10-0, and 11-1.
FOR THE HIGHLANDERS
Tiffany Hazelwonder went 4-for-6 today with one RBI.
FOR THE FOES
Emilia Modglin led for her team going 7-for-7 with six runs and six RBI’s.