Wonder Boys drop series finale to Muleriders

Arkansas Tech concludes its regular season on the road as the Wonder Boys travel to Searcy, Arkansas, for a three-game series with Harding. Play is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 27.

Cody Wescott went 3-for-5 a home run and two runs batted in and Riley Hickerson hit his seventh home run of the season, however Southern Arkansas (28-15, 20-10 GAC) scored five runs in the third and four more in the sixth as the Muleriders went on to defeat Arkansas Tech (27-18, 19-11 GAC) 11-6 at Walker Stadium at Goodheart Field on Saturday afternoon.

The Wonder Boys tallied 11 hits on the day, led by Wescott who went 3-for-5 with two RBIs and a home run, his 10th of the season.

Riley Hickerson also homered, hitting his seventh home run of the season in the first inning. Hickerson also recorded his 13th multi-RBI game of the season as he batted in his 50th and 51st runs of the season.

Mark Vaughn went 2-for-5 with a triple a run scored and an RBI. Korey Thompson and Jake Harvey also record two-hit games as they both went 2-for-4. Thompson extended his hitting-streak to five games, while Harvey has now reached base safely in 20 straight games.

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