Joliet Admirals defeated DuPage County Hounds 14-9 in a back and forth game on Thursday night. Joliet Admirals trailed 9-8 in the bottom of the eightn inning when Ranko Stevanovic singled off of Jay Militello, driving in two runs for the Admirals.
Joliet Admirals was boosted by Stevanonvic who went 4-for-5 at the plate. Stevanovic singled in the first, singled in the fifth, singled in the sixth, and singled in the eighth
The Admirals captured the lead in the first inning. Stevanovic drove in two when he singled in the first.
Mikey Rivera earned the win for the Joliet Admirals. He went one inning, giving up zero runs, zero hits, striking out one, and walking zero. Kyle Kane took the loss for the DuPage County Hounds. He pitched one-third of an inning, surrending zero runs, zero hits, and walking just one.
Jacob Nagel started the game for the Hounds. He tossed four and a third inning, giving up five runs, 11 hits, striking out two, and walking one. Luke Taggart started the game for the Admirals, he threw seven innings, giving up six runs, nine hits, and striking out five.
Joliet Admirals collected 19 hits. Stevanovic, Trevor Schwecke, Sean Arnold, Matt Flummerfelt, G. Diaz, Ben Zordani, and Jake Drada each collected multiple hits for Joliet Admirals. The Admirals didn't commit a single eror in the field.
DuPage County Hounds had ten hits in the game. Tristan Welch, Bottcher, and Gerard each collected multiple hits for the Hounds.