The Mt. Pulaski Hilltoppers used a balanced offensive attack to roll past Springfield Southeast 8-4 in non-conference high school boy's baseball action Friday afternoon in Springfield.
Jackson Fricke doubled twice and finished 3-for4- with an RBI for the Hilltoppers. Landon Smith was 2-for-4 with a triple and an RBI while AJ Bailey was 2-for-2 with a pair of RBIs.
Smith struck out nine in 5 2/3 innings. Smith surrendered four runs on five hits with a pair of walks.
Mt. Pulaski is 15-1 overall. They will battle Springfield Lanphier in Springfield Saturday before a home match up with Springfiel Lutheran on Monday.