(WVUE) - A Kyle Schimpf grand slam in the first inning surged Southeastern Louisiana to a 9-1 victory over McNeese. The win on Saturday, clinched a series victory for the Lions over the Cowboys (2-1).
Southeastern (21-10, 9-3 Southland) sits one-and-a-half games back of Sam Houston State in the conference standings, tied for second place with Central Arkansas.
Carlisle Koestler (5-1) allowed only one run in six innings of work for Southeastern. Schimpf, a St. Paul's graduate, finished the contest with five RBI.
SLU returns to action Tuesday hosting Alcorn State at 6 p.m.