Eagles fall to Bucs 7-3

Tor Sehnert swings at a pitch against Florida SouthWestern. He went 2-for-4 with a double, a run, and an RBI in a 7-3 loss. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Tor Sehnert swings at a pitch against Florida SouthWestern. He went 2-for-4 with a double, a run, and an RBI in a 7-3 loss. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State lost to Florida SouthWestern 7-3 today at Bing Tyus Yard. 

The Eagles took a 1-0 lead in the first when Danny Berg walked and scored on a two-out double by Tor Sehnert.  

After the Bucs scored twice in the top of the fourth to go ahead 3-2, the Eagles tied it in the bottom of the inning.  Sehnert led off with a single, took third on a single by James Boldin, and scored on a wild pitch. 

Florida SouthWestern scored three runs in the fifth and two more in the sixth. The Eagles put their third run on the board in the bottom of the ninth. 

Sehnert had a 2-for-4 game with a run and an RBI. 

Nick Well and Brady Gulakowski each had a double and Nico Limoncelli had a triple. 

Trent SInkfield walked and scored a run. 

Kyle Gamble (4-4) started on the mound and took the loss. He allowed three runs (two earned) on four hits and a walk with four strikeouts in four innings. 

The Bucs scored two runs off Billy McKay in the fifth and two more off Timothy Watkins in the sixth. 

Brandon Willliams allowed no runs and no hits in the seventh, and Zavien Lindsey shut out the Bucs over the final two frames. 

The Eagles (24-27, 11-17) face Florida SouthWestern (38-12, 19-9, No. 3 FCSAA, No. 13 NJCAA) again Monday at 6 p.m. in Fort Myers. 

 

 

Feb 27
Baseball 5:00 PM
vs. Webber International
Winter Haven, FL
Feb 29
Baseball 1:00 PM
vs. University of Tampa JV
Winter Haven, FL
Mar 02
Baseball 6:00 PM
at Florida Southwestern State College
Fort Myers, FL
Mar 04
Baseball 6:00 PM
vs. Florida Southwestern State College
Winter Haven, FL
Mar 06
Baseball 3:00 PM
at Florida Southwestern State College
Fort Myers, FL
Mar 07
Baseball 1:00 PM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Winter Haven, FL
Mar 09
Baseball 6:00 PM
at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Bradenton, FL
CONF ALL

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