March 7, 2010
Bearcats Lose Final Game With Central Missouri
WARRENSBURG, Mo.-Northwest Missouri State lost its final game of a four-game set with Central Missouri on Sunday afternoon, losing to the Mules 13-5.
The Bearcats kept within striking distance of Central Missouri for the first six innings, trailing 7-4 through the sixth. Central Missouri would then get a big bottom of the seventh inning, scoring six runs, including five of which coming with two outs.
Trevor Conner and Jon Henne Jr. each went 3-for-4, with Conner scoring one run and driving in another and Henne Jr. scoring two runs and collecting two doubles. Nick Pfeiffer went 2-of-5 with an RBI and a run scored. Northwest collected a total of 12 hits in the game, tying a season-high and left nine men on base. Central Missouri got 15 hits, leaving seven on the bases.
Trevor Theismann picked up the loss for the Bearcats. Theismann gave up four runs on four hits, and struck-out one batter.
Northwest (2-13, 0-4 MIAA) will host its first home games of the season next weekend against Fort Hays State. The four-game set will begin on Friday at 2 p.m. from Bearcat Field.
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