KU baseball completes sweep against Air Force

The Kansas baseball team finished off a two-game sweep of Air Force with a 7-4 win Wednesday afternoon at Hoglund Ballpark.

Kansas (20-13) scored 20 total runs and posted a total of 24 hits during the midweek set.

Everhett Hazelwood got the starting nod for the Jayhawks. He gave up one run and struck out three batters over three innings. Steve Washilewski, who then came in relief, earned the win after allowing two runs over three innings.

Skyler Messinger and Tom Lichty both recorded multi-hit games for the Jayhawks. Messinger went 2-for-4 with two doubles, two RBIs and two runs scored. Lichty went 2-for-3 with three RBIs and a double.

Kansas will host Baylor this weekend for a three-game set. The series opener is slated for 6 p.m. Friday.

Air Force 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 — 4 9 1

Kansas 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 X — 7 10 0

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