Eastern Illinois Postgame Notes
NCAA Lincoln Regional
Game 1, Friday, May 30, 2008
· With the loss,
· Brett Nommensen went 3-for-5 in Friday’s game, marking his team-leading 23rd multi-hit game of the season. His three hits gave him 80 for the season, making him just the third player in school history to record 80 hits in a season.
· Nommensen’s three hits extended his career-best hitting streak to 11 games. During that stretch, he has produced eight multi-hit efforts.
· Jordan Tokarz finished 2-for-5 in the game, increasing his season at-bat total to 227. Tokarz moved into second place on the Eastern Illinois single-season chart with his five at bats and he needs just four at bats on Saturday to tie Chris Uhle’s school-record 231 at bats in 2003.
· Zach Skidmore hit his fifth home run of the season, marking his first home run in 12 games dating back to May 6.
· Jordan Kreke hit his third home run of the season and his first since April 13, snapping a streak of 24 games without a home run.
· Alex Gee capped a terrific performance with his three-run homer in the ninth inning, his third homer of the season. Gee finished the game 2-for-3 with a pair of walks, three RBIs and three runs scored. His two base on balls tied his season high.