The O’Fallon Panthers defeated the Mascoutah Indians 8-3 in high school baseball Friday.
The Panthers exploded in the third inning scoring six runs. Chase Hackstadt went 3-3 with two RBI’s and Hayden Juenger finished 1-3 with two RBI’s.
O’Fallon had nine hits while Mascoutah tallied six.
Brayden Arnold was the winning pitcher for O’Fallon, allowing five hits and three runs in four innings.
For Mascoutah, Logan Bibb took the loss on the mound. Noah Blakely went 2-3 with one RBI and Michael Chaffin finished 2-4 with one RBI to lead the Indians attack.
O’Fallon (22-3) next plays Normal U. High at Blazier Field and Mascoutah (18-5) next plays Valmeyer at O'Fallon.