Go Chargers! Update
May 7th, 2018
GSW High School
Chagers Lose Heart Breaker to GSW
Monday's game against Gardner-South Wilmington was a heartbreaker for
Illinois Lutheran , as they lost the lead late in a 6-5 defeat. Gardner-South Wilmington trailed 5-4 in the bottom of the sixth inning when Haeli Wheeler's wild pitch allowed two runs to score for Gardner-South Wilmington.
Illinois Lutheran lost despite out-hitting Gardner-South Wilmington eight to three. Gardner-South Wilmington captured the lead in the second inning.
Emily Beck drove in two when she homered.
Illinois Lutheran notched three runs in the second inning. Irene Veldhuizen had an RBI triple in the inning to lead the run scoring.
Shelby Serena was the winning pitcher for Gardner-South Wilmington. She allowed eight hits and five runs over seven innings, striking out five.
Wheeler took the loss for Illinois Lutheran . She surrendered six runs on three hits over six innings, striking out seven.
Illinois Lutheran racked up eight hits in the game. Veldhuizen and Isabella Biesterfeld each collected multiple hits for Illinois Lutheran . Veldhuizen went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Illinois Lutheran in hits.