Slugging baseball squad falls at UIC, 10-9

Jason Gasser
The Northern Illinois baseball team (13-30-1) hit a season-high three home runs Tuesday and poured nine runs on the UIC Flames (18-19) at Curtis Granderson Stadium, but it wasn’t enough as the Flames defeated the Huskies, 10-9. Chris Divarco (Long Grove, Illinois/Carmel Catholic) Jason Gasser (Dyer, Indiana/Mt. Carmel) and Alex Klonowski (Kearney, Missouri/Kearney) all homered in…

Klonowski earns second MAC West Pitcher of the Week award

Alex Klonowski
After his second complete game shutout of the season Sunday at Western Michigan, senior Alex Klonowski (Kearney, Missouri/Kearney) was named the Mid-American Conference’s West Division Pitcher of the Week. Klonowski previously earned the honor April 7 after his one-hit, complete game shutout performance versus Toledo. Klonowski, a senior from Kearney, Missouri, struck out eight batters and only…

Klonowski blanks Broncos 1-0, ties single-season shutout record

Alex Klonowski
Senior Alex Klonowski (Kearney, Missouri/Kearney) threw his second complete game shutout of the season Sunday over Western Michigan (15-23, 6-12 MAC) to lead the NIU Huskies (13-29-1 8-10 MAC) over the Broncos and clinch the series, 1-0. Klonowski fanned eight batters and surrendered one walk in 123 pitches. The victory was NIU’s second-straight win via shutout,…

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