Highlanders Win Slugfest at Millikin University
April 21, 2014
Freshman Alex Quant had paced a potent Highlander offense Monday afternoon in a 10-8 extra-inning win Monday afternoon over Millikin University in Decatur.
Quandt went 5-6 at the plate with a double and three RBI in the win. Freshman lead-off man Raustin Zahradka went 4-6 and scored three runs; junior catcher Aaron Krummrich had a pair of doubles that plated three runs and he scored three runs; and freshman infielder Mike Raines went 2-4 with a solo home run and scored two runs.
The Highlanders trailed 5-1 after four innings but scored four in the fifth inning. Millikin rallied in the ninth to tie the game and send it into extra innings.
Chris Jodon pitched two scoreless innings to pick up the win for MacMurray.
Coach Justin Fuhler's club improves to 11-22 overall; while Millkin drops to 5-24. The Highlanders travel to Fontbonne University tomorrow afternoon for a single conference game.