One week after sweeping first-place Creighton, Indiana State was swept on the road in Missouri Valley Conference baseball, host Illinois State completing the job Sunday with a 2-0 victory at Duffy Bass Field.
One of the four hits allowed by Brad Sorkin of the Redbirds was a seventh-inning single by Robby Ort, keeping alive a 10-game streak, and Landon Curry had a double for the Sycamores.
Tough-luck losing pitcher was Daniel Peterson, who gave up two runs on eight hits in six innings.
ISU is now 17-17 overall, 7-8 in MVC games. The Redbirds improved to 22-16 and 6-3.
The Sycamores play Wednesday at nationally ranked Indiana.
In other baseball:
• Manchester 4, Rose-Hulman 1 — At Art Nehf Field, host Rose-Hulman had the lead until the seventh inning Sunday before the ninth-ranked visitors rallied.
Andrew Stahl pitched six shutout innings before yielding two runs in the top of the seventh, and the Spartans added two more runs in the eighth.
Hank Akard had a single and an RBI double to lead the Rose-Hulman offense.
Rose is now 12-17 overall, 9-7 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play, and travels to Anderson on Tuesday. Manchester is 25-5-1 and 15-3.
Attica 101 030 0 — 5 7 2
Rockville 204 100 x — 7 11 3
W — Waltz, 2-2. L — Capps. Sv — Clark (1).
Highlights — For Rockville, Tyler Rapp was 4 for 4 with a double, 3 runs, an RBI and 2 stolen bases; Dalton Clark got the save on the mound and was 2 for 4 with a double and 2 RBIs; and John Brown was 2 for 4 with an RBI.
Rockville 000 000 010 — 1 3 2
Attica 000 000 011 — 2 10 2
W — Smith. L — Cunningham, 1-2.
Highlights — For Rockville, Nick Waltz had a double, Brandon Cooper and Trevor Woodard had singles and Dalton Clark pitched seven scoreless innings without a decision.
Next — Rockville (6-6, 4-3 WRC) hosts Terre Haute North at 7 p.m. today. Attica is 6-4 and 2-1.
• Braves win twice — At Terre Haute North, Terre Haute South matched the host team Saturday by picking up a pair of Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference high school wins, 9-1 over Warren Central, and 8-1 over Lawrence North.