Illinois State has now won MVC series' versus Bradley and Indiana State.
Illinois State has now won six-straight games and are 10-games over .500.
Illinois State is now a season-best six games over .500.
Illinois State is now a season-best five games over .500.
Redbird pitchers tallied 12 strikeouts in the loss.
WJBC Redbird Recap - Missouri St. vs. ISU
2013: Made 48 appearances, including 27 starts ... batted .247/.369/.280 with three doubles and eight RBI ... finished second on the team in stolen bases, going 10-for-11 (91%) ... tallied first-career hit and RBI at Memphis (2/15) ... clubbed a double in lone plate-appearance at Miami (3/12) ... had four-straight multi-hit games (4/12-4/16), including a career-best three-hit effort versus Morehead State (4/16) ... collected four hits and one RBI during the Missouri Valley Conference Championship at Duffy Bass Field (4/21-4/25).
Hinsdale South High School:Was a four-year starter on the baseball team ... as a senior, hit .432 with three home runs, 11 doubles and set a school-record with eight triples ... also set a school-record with 30 stolen bases during his senior campaign ... additionally, went 3-0 with a 0.68 ERA ... led the program to its longest winning streak in school history (20 games), en route to a conference championship ... was named a Chicago Sun-Times All-Area Second-Team selection and an IHSBCA 4A All-State performer.
Personal:Born 8-3-93 in Darien, Ill. ... son of Dave and Cheryl Beesley ... has three brothers, Jake, Eric and Mike ... major: Tech Education