Lynx Baseball

Lynx Baseball Improves to 5-2

March 20, 2013

Hannibal, MO – Lincoln College baseball team improved to 5-2 overall with an 8-0 shutout victory over Hannibal-LaGrange.  The Lynx got quality performances on the mound in a 9-inning shutout using four different pitchers giving up four hits and four walks while striking out 11.  Cody Bolen (Emden, IL) got the win improving to 3-0 on the young season.  Anthony Jerral (Fort Wayne, IN), Chance Simpson (Lewistown, IL), and Ryan Rickert (Fort Wayne, IN) helped preserve the shutout.  Offensively, Cody Litwiller (Eureka, IL) continued his hot streak going 2-for-2 with a double and three walks and TJ Carter (Delavan, IL) went 3-for-5 with a double.  All together, the Lynx scored eight runs on 11 hits with six extra-base hits. 

The Lynx will play in their home opener on Saturday, March 23 at Galen Shirley field at 1:00pm in a doubleheader against conference foe Lincoln Land Community College.