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The Illinois State Redbirds defeated the Belmont Bruins by a final score of 10-6 in a Sunday matinee in Nashville. The Redbirds scored double digit runs in each of the three games this weekend to sweep the Bruins.


Joe Aeilts led the Redbirds bats with a two-run home run and three runs scored. Ryan Hutchinson added a two-run double and three runs scored. Tyson Hays had a two-run triple and a run scored.

Matt Walker started and earned the win, lasting three innings, allowing four hits, two unearned runs with three walks to five strikeouts.


Illinois State will face off against Central Arkansas next weekend in a four game series with a doubleheader scheduled on Saturday.

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