The Polk State lost to Hillsborough Community College 6-5 today in Tampa.
Each team score a run in the first inning, and the Hawks took a 3-1 lead in the second.
In the seventh inning, the Eagles scored a pair of runs, tying the game at three all.
Polk State took a 5-3 lead in the top of the ninth, only to have the Hawks rally for three runs in the bottom of the inning and the 6-5 win.
The Eagles had six hits, five of which were home runs.
Tor Sehnert went 3-for-3 with two homers, a walk, two runs, and two RBI.
Billy McKay (4-6) took the loss in relief. He allowed three runs on a hit and two walks in 1.2 innings.
Tate Dearing started in the mound, giving up three runs (two earned) on eight hits and a walk while striking out mine.
Alex Goff tossed a scoreless inning, allowing one hit.
The Eagles (22-23, 10-13) play South Florida (16-32, 5-19) Monday at 6 p.m. in Avon Park.