Hoosiers Fall in Regional Opener

Hoosiers Fall in Regional Opener
The former Reitz Panther was back in his home town taking on the Aces. (Source: WFIE)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The Hoosiers fell behind early, and give up a late run to Illinois State, and now face elimination on Saturday.

Things started out well for the Hoosiers, in the first, Elijah Dunham smacks a two run shot to right center giving IU a 2-0 lead, but they eventually found themselves down 7-2 after giving up seven unanswered runs. After a five run seventh by the Hoosiers tied the game at seven, Illinois State’s Joe Aeilts rips a double to left in the eighth, scoring the game winning run. Illinois State wins 8-7 sending IU to an elimination game on Saturday morning at 11 am.

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