Statesmen Take Two From Southeastern

(Undated) — The LTC Baseball Team made it a clean sweep Saturday picking up identical 13-3 wins over Southeastern Illinois in both games of a doubleheader. The Statesmen took the lead late in game one on their way to a 13-3 victory over Southeastern Illinois College on Saturday. Raul Hernandez went 4-for-5 at the plate for LTC. Hernandez singled in the first, singled in the sixth, singled in the seventh, and singled in the eighth. Jared Wilson earned the win for Statesmen. He threw six innings, giving up three runs, five hits, and striking out ten. A strong start from the Statesmen proved to be the difference in game two. They put up four runs in the first inning and had had thirteen hits in the game. Mychal Witty earned the win for Statesmen. He went six innings, surrendering three runs, two hits, and striking out five. The Statesmen will be back in action tomorrow when they host Lindenwood Belleville.