Highlanders top Principia

April 15, 2016 | 3:30 PM

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORES:  MacMurray College 4 Principia College 1

LOCATION: Don Timm Field, Jacksonville, IL
RECORDS: MacMurray College 17-14, 11-5 SLIAC Principia College 7-19, 3-9 SLIAC

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

Principia opened up the game in the third taking a 1-0 lead as Jeff Ross got home by a sac fly from Connor Coyne. Highlanders answered in the bottom of the inning with four runs. Collin Antoine doubled bringing home Nick Balkenbusch, Brendan Pesko hit a RBI single, and Drew Johnson homered for two RBI’s. Highlander defense remained strong against Principia and Mac took the 4-1 win.

 

FOR THE HIGHLANDERS 

Johnson went 1-for-4 with a 2 RBI homerun and Pesko finished at 2-for-4 with one run and one RBI.

FOR THE FOES

Ross led for the Panthers going 2-for-3 with one run.  

 

Next up for the Highlanders is Sunday, April 17th as they travel to take on Wabash College beginning at 12p.m.

Read more of the Tartan Times.