Trojans Hold Off Pekin

The Fairfield baseball team traveled to Pekin Thursday night and won 8-7. Landon Nodurft went three for five and drove in four runs. Tate Allen was two for three, Aidan Kreuter, Caden Allison, Dain Burkhart and Tallon Bates each went one for four on the night and Isaac Harris went one for two and drove in a pair of runs on the night.

Dain Burkhart got the win, going five innings, allowing two runs, one earned, on three hits, a walk and struck out seven. Isaac Harris could not record an out as he allowed three runs on no hits and four walks. Tallon Bates threw an inning and a third, allowing two runs on two hits, three walks and struck out two. Caden Allison also threw two thirds of an inning, striking out both batters he faced.