Chad Roskelly drives in five runs in the win.
Spartans take the opening game of the weekend series.
Starter Andrew Gonzalez threw six scoreless innings in his second win of the season.
10-run inning propels Paladins past Spartans.
MSU defeats Southeastern Louisiana in the final game of the weekend.
2015 (RS FRESHMAN): Made nine appearances out of the bullpen totaling 12.0 innings … Recorded a 5.25 ERA … Made his first collegiate appearance Feb. 22 in a win over SE Louisiana … Had two strikeouts in a season-long 3.2 innings vs. Furman (3/14) … Struck out a season-high five batters and gave up no earned runs in 2.0 innings against Oakland on March 25 … Struck out three in 2.0 innings of work in a win at Central Michigan.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner under Coach Joe Devries at Jenison High School . . . during his senior campaign he posted a 6-1 record that included an ERA of 2.28 and 73 strikeouts, leading the Jenison team to a 25-8 season . . . was selected to the all-conference, all-district, and all-region teams for his performance during his senior year . . . rated the No. 32 player in the state of Michigan by MichiganBaseballProspects.org . . . played summer baseball with the West Michigan Elite for the past four years . . . also lettered two times in basketball and was named a captain for his senior year.
PERSONAL: Son of Doug and Kim Mekkes . . . born Nov. 6, 1994 . . . plans to major in kinesiology . . . chose Michigan State over several schools, including Central Michigan, Toledo and Oakland.