Baseball scoreboard 3/22/12

Staff reports

EUREKA COLLEGE 17, ILLINOIS COLLEGE 14

Eureka College sophomore shortstop Grant DeWitt (Mt. Sterling, Ill./Brown County H.S.) belted his first career home run in the fourth inning, highlighting Eureka’s best offensive output in nearly a year and lifting the Red Devils to a 17-14 non-conference victory over Illinois College, Wednesday afternoon at Henry Sand Field in Eureka.

METAMORA 6, PONTIAC 5

The Metamora High School baseball team improved to 3-0. Dylan Mullins had three hits and an RBI for the Redbirds. Spencer Gaa and Andrew Christensen had two hits. Christensen hit a solo home run. Chris Boettcher and Alec Skender each had a double and an RBI.

EUREKA 6, LEXINGTON 2

Joseph Anderson went 3-for-4 with three doubles and two RBIs, and J.D. Andrews went 2-for-4 with three RBIs to lead the Hornets to the road victory.