The Jayhawks travelled to Lansing Community for a pair of non-conference games. MCC lost both games, 6-5 (8 innings) and 7-6.
In game one the game was tied 5-5 in the bottom of the eighth when LCC singled in the winning run. Mitchell Wilson (So/Newberry HS) and Nate Bonter (So/Grand Haven HS) both were 3-4 for the game. Brett Veltema (So/Jenison HS) was 2-3 with a home run and 2 RBI.
Game 2 was another hard fought, last inning loss for the Jayhawks. MCC trailed by one going into the top of the 7th inning and scored 3 runs for a 6-4 lead but LCC answered with 3 runs in the bottom of the 7th for the walk off victory. MCC could only manage 6 hits, led by Mitchell Wilson’s 2 run double in the 7th. Jake Hansen (FR/Grand Haven HS) also had a double and an RBI.
Muskegon Community College is now 3-1 in conference play and 9-8 overall. They resume their conference schedule on Friday, 3/30 when they host Glen Oaks Community College. First pitch is set for 2:00 pm.