Elevated to the varsity, Dundee-Crown’s Eric Hedmark wasn’t sure he was going to get the opportunity to pitch in Friday’s nonconference baseball game against Burlington Central.
Not only did the freshman left-hander get a chance to pitch, he picked up the win in relief.
Hedmark, in relief of starter Matt Weichmann, hurled 4⅔ innings, gave up 2 runs on 4 hits in pitching the host Chargers to an 8-7 win.
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Sian Carter, 20, was found unresponsive in the 500 block of Rebecca Lane, police said. He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.