The Titans play Polk State College Tuesday night
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – The East Florida State College baseball team lost to Lake Sumter State College in the home opener Saturday at Bruce Bochy Field.
Down 10-0 at the bottom of the sixth inning, the Titans offense came alive. Nathan Housen hit a two-run double and then Kaeber Rog blew a three-run home run to cut the lead to 10-5.
Lake Sumter State College wanted to add three runs at the top of the seventh inning, but the Titans swung back with two runs at the bottom of the seventh.
The eighth inning saw Lake Sumter score twice to take a 15-7 lead.
The Titans scored four times at the bottom of the eighth inning to cut the lead once again, 15-11.
After Lake Fisher had Lake Sumter in check in the ninth, the Titans had one last chance. Eastern Florida State College wanted to score once and had the bases loaded, but could not find the big hit to tie the game.
Garrett Evans went 3-for-3 with three goals and Housen, KC Swords, Kevin Espiritusanto, Rog and RJ Diaz all had two hits in the match.
The Titans (0-2) play Polk State College Tuesday night. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, fans will not be allowed to Bruce Bochy Field.
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