GREENVILLE, Ill. - The baseball kept their hopes alive for the SLIAC Eastern Division title with their 4-2 win over Spalding at Robert E. Smith Field on Friday night.
In the top of the fifth, Spalding reached Jonah Moore for a run, and they tied Greenville at 2-2 in the top of the seventh.
In the bottom of the seventh, GU answered with two runs. Maxie started the inning by being hit by a pitch and stole second. Lamb produced an infield single to put runners on the corners, and Wolff was hit by a pitch to load the bases with one out.
Moore was the winning pitcher, going seven innings and only permitting two runs, one earned, to improve to 4-2.
Austin Rexroad threw a scoreless eighth, and Wolff pitched a perfect ninth for his eighth save of the season.
Hodges led GU's lineup with a 2-for-3 hitting performance, and Maxie scored twice.
The Panthers (21-14) will host a doubleheader against Spalding on Saturday at 1 p.m.