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EIU Baseball Finishes Sweep

The Panthers win game 3 to complete the sweep over EKU. EIU lead off hitter Joe Duncan gets on base with a bunt in the 1st inning followed by a Jimmy Govern home run. In the second inning the Panthers add on to their lead with a three run home run by Joe Duncan after both Andrew Curran and Frankie Perrone reach base. EKU rallies back to tie the game in the next three innings.

EKU add some more runs in the 7th inning to make to score in favor of EKU 9-6. Bottom on the 7th Jimmy Govern hits his second home run of the game to tie it at 9-9. Panthers get insurance runs in the 8th inning to take the lead 11-9. Michael Starcevich earned the win pitching in the last three innings for the EIU.