Illini bats looking to continue hitting ways at Cacciatore Field
Illinois scores seven runs over first two innings to down the Boilermakers
Booker goes 3-for-5 while Hackett adds a homer and reaches base five times
Illini softball looks to win third straight over the Leathernecks
Booker, Schkade and Simpson go 13-for-20 (.650) combined against the Badgers on Sunday
2012 - Freshman: Joined the team as a walk-on during the 2012 season after spending time with the Illinois Softball Club Team ... Saw her first collegiate action as a pinch runner against Nebraska on April 6, also scoring her first collegiate run during the game ... Scored as a pinch runner against Wisconsin on April 15 as part of Illinois' 8-7 winning effort ... Pinch ran twice during the series with Purdue, scoring a run on each occassion to collect four runs scored through a then-six appearances as a pinch runner.
Personal: Played two years of softball and basketball at Lincoln-Way East High School ... Was involved in NHS, Pi Sigma Pi, Grand Griffins and FCA while attending Lincoln-Way East ... Played travel ball with the New Lenox Power.