GAME DETAILS

Wright State 10, Saint Louis 9 (8 innings)

Kennesaw State 10, Saint Louis 4

Bailey Memorial Tournament

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Kennesaw, Ga.

 

THE BASICS

• Sadie Wise had five hits and three RBIs Saturday as Saint Louis continued play at Kennesaw State’s Bailey Memorial Tournament.

The Billikens fell 10-9 to Wright State and 10-4 to Kennesaw State.

 

GAME 1 – HOW IT HAPPENED

Wright State built a 3-0 lead with single runs in the first, third and fourth innings.

Saint Louis plated two runs in the top of the fifth. Mackenzie Lawson swatted an RBI triple, and Megan LoBianco produced a sacrifice fly.

The Billikens tied it in the sixth with a run that scored on a two-out error.

SLU exploded for six runs in the seventh, all scoring with two outs. Wise drove in the first two runs with a double, Maria Connell recorded an RBI double, Gabbie Kowalik had an RBI single, and Lawson concluded the outburst with a two-run single.

Wright State answered with six runs in the bottom of the seventh and scored the winning run in the eighth.

 

GAME 1 – BILLIKEN NOTABLES

Wise added a double and a single for a three-hit game.

Connell and Kaylyn Breitbach had two hits apiece.

LoBianco and Lauren Lomax each collected a single.

• Kallen Loveless registered nine strikeouts.

 

GAME 2 – HOW IT HAPPENED

The Billikens capitalized on five walks and three wild pitches to score three first-inning runs without benefit of a hit.

Kennesaw State took a 10-3 lead with two runs in the first, four in the second and four in the third.

Wise smacked an RBI double in the sixth.

 

GAME 2 BILLIKEN NOTABLES

Wise, Connell and LoBianco chalked up two hits apiece.

Kristi Stevenson, Allie Herron and Aubrey Hacke turned in a single apiece.

Hacke tossed 3 1/3 innings of scoreless relief, allowing just two hits and a walk.

 

UP NEXT

The Billikens conclude play in the Bailey Memorial Tournament on Sunday with a single game vs. Kennesaw State at 11:30 a.m. (CDT).