No. 3 Polk State Baseball Pulls Away From Hillsborough, 10-7

No. 3 Polk State Baseball Pulls Away From Hillsborough, 10-7

TAMPA - The No. 3 Polk baseball team defeated Hillsborough, 10-7, Wednesday night at Steinbrenner Field.

The Eagles have now won five-straight games and own a 36-9 overall record on the season, including 12-5 in Suncoast Conference play.

Conor Szczerba went 3-for-6 with three RBIs, two runs scored and a stolen base to lead the Eagles. Colt Hankamer went 2-for-6 with two RBIs, and Kyle Chastain scored two runs on 2-for-4 hitting.

The game was tied at 6-6 in the ninth, when the Eagles scored four runs. Hillsborough Community College fought back, loading the bases and getting a run across before Polk relief pitcher Steven Burnham picked off the Hillsborough runner at second, and then induced a pop fly to end the game.

The two teams play again at 6 p.m. Friday in Winter Haven.

Sep 13
Baseball 3:00 PM
Tallahassee Community College
Winter Haven, FL
Sep 14
Baseball 12:30 PM
at Gulf Coast State College
Chipola College. Marianna, FL
Sep 14
Baseball 3:00 PM
at Northwest Florida State College
Chipola College. Marianna, FL
Sep 19
Baseball 5:00 PM
Baseball Heaven
Winter Haven, FL
Sep 22
Baseball 12:00 PM
Chipola College
Lake Myrtle Sports Park. Auburndale, FL
Sep 22
Baseball 3:00 PM
vs. Lake-Sumter State College
@ Auburndale, FL
Lake Myrtle Sports Park. Auburndale, FL
Sep 23
Baseball 12:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Lake Myrtle Sports Park. Auburndale, FL
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