The Gateway Grizzlies completed a three-game sweep of the Mid-Missouri Mavericks on Tuesday in Sauget, Ill.
Brad Bauder hit a two-out, two-run home run in the sixth inning that gave Gateway the lead in a 5-3 win. The Mavericks managed a run in the ninth inning but couldn’t come back.
Mid-Missouri fell to 26-62 on the season with six games left. The Mavericks return home for a 7:05 p.m. game today with the River City Rascals at Taylor Stadium.
MU SCRIMMAGE: The MU volleyball team will have its annual Black and Gold match at 7 tonight in the Hearnes Center.
Before the scrimmage, which is open to the public, the Tigers and their coaches will hold a youth volleyball clinic in the Hearnes Center Fieldhouse. After the main event, the players will have an autograph session.
The regular season starts Sept. 3 for MU with a game against Wisconsin in the Badger Challenge in Madison, Wis. On Sept. 4, that tournament continues with MU playing Purdue.
The Tigers’ first home match is Sept. 10.
HICKMAN GOLF: The Hickman girls’ golf meet with Helias and Jefferson City scheduled for Tuesday at L.A. Nickell Golf Course was postponed due to inclement weather.
Hickman coach Doug Steinhoff said the match has been tentatively rescheduled for 4 p.m. Monday. He said the teams were still awaiting approval from course officials before finalizing the time.