Polk State scored 26 runs as the Eagles swept a doubleheader against Hillsborough Community College tonight in Winter Haven.
The Eagles took the first game 18-10 in six innings.
Trailing 10-6, the Eagles offense exploded for 12 runs on 10 hits in the bottom of the sixth inning for the run-rule victory.
Every Polk State batter had at least one hit in the game.
Meghan Lindell went 4-for-5 with five RBI. Her single in the sixth gave the Eagles their 18th and final run.
Kelsey Armstrong had two hits, a sacrifice bunt, two RBI, and two runs scored.
Kacie Booth went 4-for-4 with a sacrifice bunt, two RBI, and three runs.
Amber Butler tallied two hits, two runs, and an RBI.
Dakoda Bozeman had two hits, a walk, and three runs scored.
Shailyn Morales went 1-for-3 with a run and an RBI.
Sairah Shirah had two hits and a run.
Mikayla Barwig collected a hit, a walk, and two runs.
Heather Novis went 1-for-2 with two walks and three runs.
The Eagles won the second game 8-7.
They had a 7-1 lead going into the sixth inning, but the Hawks rallied for six runs to tie the score.
The Eagles answered with the go-ahead run in the bottom of the inning on Morales's RBI and then held the Hawks scoreless in the top of the seventh.
Baert (3-0) earned the win in relief.
Starting pitcher Taylor Baker allowed three runs in 5.1 innings. Maddie Scott also pitched in relief.
Lindell continued her hot hitting, going 3-for-4 with a run and three RBI.
Butler collected two hits, a walk, and a run.
Shirah went 2-for-4 with an RBI.
Barwig (2-for-3) had a run, a stolen base, and an RBI.
Armstrong had a hit and a stolen base.
Booth walked and scored.
Novis went 2-for-3 with a run.
The Eagles (18-25, 6-10) return to action April 12 when they travel to Florida SouthWestern for a doubleheader.