Kyle Keller, getting his first career start, picked up his first career victory as the Lions defeated Jackson State 13-2 on Wednesday night at The Pat. Keller, a Jesuit High product, surrendered two runs on three hits and struck out three in 6.0 innings of work. SLU put up 12 hits, as four starters collected two hits each.
With the win the Lions move to 26-12 overall as they head to San Antonio for a Southland Conference clash with the UTSA Roadrunners this weekend.
Jackson State 001 010 000 - 2 3 2
Southeastern 000 803 02X - 13 11 0
WP - Kyle Keller (1-0)
LP - Gary Mele (3-3)
Save - None
Harry Slade 2-4, 2B, 3 RBI, BB, 3 Runs
Brock Hebert 2-4, 2B, 3 RBI, BB, Run
Jonathan Pace 2-3, 2 RBI, 2 BB, Run
Sam Roberson 2-2, 2B, BB, 2 Runs