The Emporia State baseball team swept a doubleheader from Missouri Western Saturday, they will go for the series sweep Sunday.
The Hornets won the first game 8-4, scoring 4 of those runs in the first inning. Justin Harris drove in 3 of those runs with a double. Shawn Talkington was the winning pitcher going 5.1 innings giving up 4 runs on 5 hits and striking out 7. Emporia State won the second game 5-1. Toby Cornejo drove in 3 runs with a double in the 4th inning. Kevin Schaffer picked up the win going 6 innings, giving up the 1 run on 5 hits and 4 strikeouts. Emporia State and Missouri Western wrap up the 4 game series Sunday afternoon with a 9 inning game beginning at Noon.