Bowen Ties School Record As Eagles Sweep St. Johns
Polk State College freshman pitcher Taylor Bowen (Gainesville) tied a school record Saturday as the eighth-ranked Eagles (12-4) swept St. Johns River 4-1 and 8-3 Saturday on the road.
Bowen (3-3) fanned 14 in the second game, tying former Eagle Greta Cecchetti. Bowen gave up three runs, one earned, on six hits. She walked one.
Roberts extended her hit streak to 10 games.
Sophomore Jen Hamil (Santa Fe, Texas) was 3-for-4 with an RBI.
Freshman Kayla Montgomery (Lakeland/George Jenkins) posted the victory in the first game, holding St. Johns to one run on four hits. She fanned two and walked two. Freshman Haleigh Corbally (Havana/Monroe) earned her first save of the season. She allowed two hits over three innings.
Koutsoumbaris was 3-for-4 with a double, triple and two RBI. Roberts doubled in a run.
The Eagles play Brevard Sunday, February 17, on the road.