Shockers drop extra inning contest to the Jayhawks

LAWRENCE, Kansas – – An RBI single by Dakota Smith as the Kansas Jayhawks beat the Wichita State Shockers 1 to nothing Tuesday night at Hoglund Ballpark.

Michael Suiter singled to start the bottom of the 11th, following a hit batsman and a bunt single Smith single send Suiter home with the only run of the game.

Ka’iana Eldridge towered a deep fly ball to left field that was called a grand slam homer as first but the umpires discussed the play and ruled a foul ball. Eldridge would fly to center field off Shocker reliver Albert Minnis to end the inning.

The Shockers return home Wednesday to host Kansas Wesleyan in 6:30 p.m. tilt at Eck Stadium. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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