Baseball drops series finale to Eagles

Alex Klonowski
Schrader, Frankenreider combine for 2.2 innings of run-free baseballIn search of of its first series sweep of the season, the Northern Illinois baseball team (9-23-1, 5-7 MAC) gained a 3-1 lead after the first inning at Eastern Michigan (12-21, 2-10 MAC). However, three runs in the fourth and four in the sixth cost the Huskies their…

Complete effort leads baseball over EMU, 10-2

Tommy Hook
Huskies turn four double plays, rack up 12 hitsThe NIU Huskies (8-22-1, 4-6 MAC) were relentless Friday in the series opener at Eastern Michigan (11-20, 1-9 MAC) as it scored in five innings and amassed 12 hits to defeat the Eagles, 10-2. The Huskies were error-free defensively and turned four double plays, a new season-high. Northern…

Ryan Olson’s one-run outing not enough versus Panthers

Brian Sisler
Sophomore fans four batters, scatters five hits in seven inningsSophomore Ryan Olson (Sterling, Ill./Newman Central Catholic) pitched strong innings for the Huskies Wednesday for the NIU Huskies (7-22-1), surrendering zero earned runs and striking out four, but the effort wasn’t enough as UW-Milwaukee (10-12) scored two runs in the eighth inning to defeat NIU, 3-2. His…

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