Third baseman Dougie Parks throws out Illinois Springfield’s Ben Schanding in the sixth inning of the Panthers 18-11 win Tuesday at Coaches Stadium.
Friends of Byron Edingburg hold candles while walking down Seventh Street following the memorial service Wednesday afternoon.
Eastern Illinois Football
Senior Alexandria Pickens has competed in 14 rounds in six events this season for the Eastern women’s golf team this season. Pickens has an an average round score of 84 this season and 86 for her career for the Panthers.
Junior Matt Albert currently leads the baseball team in home runs with 10. Albert is also tied-third in the Ohio Valley Conference.
Second baseman Jimmy Govern is congratulated at home plate by teammates after hitting a grand slam in the 7th inning to put Eastern up 13-10. Govern led all hitters going 3-for-6 with 8 RBIs and 2 runs scored.