Thursday, May 21, 2015
Mitchell High School
Eastern High School (Pekin)
Eastern Musketeers Varsity beat Mitchell on Thursday 13-5 at Eastern in seven innings.
Eastern Musketeers Varsity scored five runs in the sixth on Eastern Musketeers Varsity scored in the sixth on a two-run single by Leif Edlin, an RBI single by Jordan Eberle, and a three-run double by Brant B. Stewart.
Tyler Churchman went a perfect 4-4 at the plate for Eastern Musketeers Varsity. He tripled in the fifth inning and singled in the second, fourth, and sixth innings.
Eberle handled Mitchell’s lineup with ease, racking up three strikeouts. Eastern Musketeers Varsity’s pitcher tossed five innings of shutout ball and allowed only four hits.
The top of the first saw Mitchell take an early lead, 2-0. Mitchell’s threat began with a single by Furbee.
Eastern Musketeers Varsity matched its two-run second inning with two more in the fifth. In the second, Eastern Musketeers Varsity scored on an RBI single by Nathan Smith, bringing home Churchman.