Kirkwood lost all four games to Johnson County in their first series of the 2020 campaign and was outscored, 42-19. Johnson County, which is ranked No. 14 in NJCAA Division I, raised its record to 15-1.
Paulus drove in three runs for the Eagles and Chase Moseley had two RBIs. Brook Heinen, Josh Fitzgerald, Moeder, and Cade Moss had two hits. Heinen scored three runs. Fitzgerald, Joel Vaske, and Paulus scored twice.
Kirkwood 210 006 103 - 13 12 0
Johnson County 405 133 02x - 18 16 0
Fuller, Nicolay (3), Wilson (5), Elion (5), Smith (5) and Moss. L - Fuller (0-1). 2B - Heinen. 3B - Moss. HR - Paulus, Moeder, Shenault. SF - Moseley.