NSU Hardballers’ Defense Costs Team Against Yellowjackets

KISSIMMEE, FL (NSUWolves.com) – Northern State Baseball dropped a 9-12 game to Cedarville Thursday night. Wolves drop to 3-4 on the early season.

The Quick Details:
Final Score: Northern State 9; Cedarville 12
Records: Northern State 3-4; Cedarville 4-5

How It Happened:

  • NSU started the scoring in the first inning when Dakota Stilson grounded out to the shortstop that scored Spenser Larson.
  • The next batter Sam McMacken hit a line drive home run to left field that scored Hayden Houts to take an early 3-0 lead.
  • Northern State added one run in the fourth inning off a single from Alec Lee that scored McMacken to take a 4-1 lead.
  • Cedarville scored eight straight runs in the fifth, sixth, and seventh inning to take a 9-4 lead.
  • Dakota Stilson tallied a two run double in the seventh inning to cut the Yellow Jacket lead to 9-6.
  • Cedarville scored two runs in the eighth inning to take an 11-6 lead.
  • Wolves answered with three in the eighth on a Mikey Adams fielders choice that scored Lee.
  • Later that inning, Hayden Hall scored on a balk, and then Larson reached on an error that scored Adams.
  • Cedarville added one run in the ninth to win by a final score of 12-9.

Northern State Statistics:

  • Cody Curfman: 5.0 IP, 6 H, 1 ER, 6 SO
  • Sam McMacken: 3-for-4, 2 Runs, 2 RBI’s
  • Alec Lee: 2-for-4, 1 RBI, 1 Run.