Trailing 4-0 after four innings, Polk State rallied for a 7-4 win over the Florida Southwestern Buccaneers today at Bing Tyus Yard in Winter Haven.
The Eagles started their comeback with a solo run in the fifth and added four in the seventh, taking a 5-4 lead. They added a pair of insurance runs in the eighth.
Rhys Cratty went 2-for-2 with two runs, a walk, and an RBI.
Trent Sinkfield doubled, walked, drove in a run, and scored twice.
Cody Oerther had a single, a double, a run scored, and two RBI.
Christian Nehls went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI.
Chase Ashby had a walk, a sacrifice fly, a run, and an RBI.
Miles Simington singled and drove in a run.
The Bucs scored their runs off starting pitcher Alec Barger, who allowed seven hits in 2.1 innings.
McKay (3-2) earned the win, allowing two hits and striking out four in three innings.
The Eagles (17-18, 6-9) travel to Tampa Monday for a 6 p.m. game against the University of Tampa JV.