GODFREY, Ill. - The Kirkwood baseball team swept another doubleheader from Lewis & Clark Sunday to win all four games in the weekend series.
The Eagles trimmed Lewis & Clark, 8-7, in the first game Sunday and sailed 10-1 in the nightcap.
Kirkwood took an 8-3 lead into the bottom of the seventh inning of the opener and survived a four-run rally by Lewis & Clark. General McArthur went 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs for the Eagles. McArthur, Tyler Bordner and Cal Clark all scored twice.
Kirkwood starting pitcher Hunter Lee tossed four shutout innings to get the victory in the first game. He allowed only two hits, with five strikeouts and two walks.
Bordner and Korry Howell belted home runs for the Eagles in the 10-1 victory. Bordner was 2-for-5 with four RBIs. Howell was 2-for-3 with two RBIs and three runs. Lorenzo Elion and Cal Clark had two hits.
Starting pitcher Ross Kramer allowed only one run on three hits in five innings in the nightcap. He struck out five batters and walked one. Adam Ketelsen pitched two shutout innings in relief with three strikeouts.
Kirkwood raised its record to 5-3.
Kirkwood 100 331 0- 8 5 2
Lewis & Clark 000 003 4 - 7 7 2
W - Lee. L - Hathaway.
Kirkwood 150 002 2 - 10 13 1
Lewis & Clark 000 100 0 - 1 6 0
W - Kramer. L - Siebert.
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