Eagles down Falcons at Daytona State

Billy McKay earned his first save of the season, pitching three scoreless innings as the Eagles beat Daytona State 4-2.  (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Billy McKay earned his first save of the season, pitching three scoreless innings as the Eagles beat Daytona State 4-2. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State got back in the win column today, beating Daytona State 4-2 in Daytona Beach. 

The Eagles took a 1-0 lead in the third inning, but the Falcons answered with a pair of runs in the following inning. 

Polk State rallied for three runs in the seventh and held the Falcons scoreless for the rest of the game. 

Evan Johnson homered, scored a run, and drove in two. 

Cody Oerther also had a home run along with a run and an RBI. 

Danny Berg singled, walked, stole a base, and scored a run.

Mitch Osborne went 1-for-3 with a walk and a run. 

Chase Ashby had a single and a stolen base. 

Pat Doudican started on the mound, allowing two runs on seven hits. He walked one and struck out seven. 

Bryce Van Horn (1-0) earned the win in relief, pitching a scoreless sixth inning. 

Billy McKay picked up his first save of the season with three no-hit innings. 

The Eagles (2-3, No. 7 FCSAA, No. 12 NJCAA) have a rematch with Daytona State tomorrow at 1 p.m. at Bing Tyus Yard in Winter Haven.

Jan 18
Baseball 6:00 PM
Webber International University
Scrimmage Winter Haven, FL
Jan 21
Baseball 2:00 PM
Warner University
Scrimmage Winter Haven, FL
Jan 25
Baseball 2:00 PM
at Lake-Sumter State College
Leesburg, FL
Jan 26
Baseball 2:00 PM
at Broward College
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Jan 28
Baseball 5:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Winter Haven, FL
Jan 30
Baseball 5:00 PM
Broward College
Winter Haven, FL
Feb 01
Baseball 2:00 PM
at Daytona State College
Daytona Beach, FL
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