The first game saw Donovan Warren going 2-for-4 with two runs. Tanner Hunt was 3-for-4 with one run, and Drew Smith finished 2-for-4 with an RBI. Dylan Wright took the loss.
In game two, Warren went 2-for-3 with one run and two stolen bases. Christian Dumont went 2-for-4 with a home run and one RBI, while Hunt was 1-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs. Cale Hlavac had the loss.
The Hawks' (7-15-1) four-game set against Iowa Central continues today at Veterans Memorial Field in Norfolk, with the doubleheader set to start at 1 p.m.
PHOTO CUTLINE – Iowa Central
Christian Dumont (1), of Northeast Community College, slides into home against Iowa Central Community College Friday in game one of the Hawks' conference opener at Veterans Memorial Field in Norfolk. Northeast dropped two games against the Tritons, 8-7 and 14-5. (Courtesy Northeast Community College)