Illinois State use a big fifth inning to win a midweek matchup against the Saints of St. Francis 11-3.
Owen Miller led the way in hitting for the Redbirds as he finished the game 4-for-5 with two RBI's. John Rave, Nick Zouras, and Joe Aeilts each had two hits in the game for the Redbirds.
Zouras led the team with three RBI's, while Derek Parola and Collin Braithwaite finished with two as well. Tyson Hays would make his collegiate debut behind the plate, and tied the team-high with two runs, along with Rave and Parola.
Jack Spicer picked up the win for the Redbirds going three complete innings allowing three hits on one earned run.
Illinois State returns to action this weekend when the team travels to Terre Haute to take on the Indiana State Sycamores.