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.

3/24/17 6:00 PM
Baseball
Polk State College
at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Bradenton, Fla.
3/25/17 1:00 PM
Baseball
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
at Polk State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
3/27/17 6:00 PM
Baseball
St. Petersburg College
at Polk State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
3/29/17 6:00 PM
Baseball
Polk State College
at St. Petersburg College
St. Petersburg, Fla.
3/31/17 5:00 PM
Baseball
St. Petersburg College
at Polk State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
4/1/17 1:00 PM
Baseball
Polk State College
at Hillsborough Community College
NY Yankees Community Field 1 Steinbrenner Drive Tampa, FL 33614 Tampa, Fla.
4/3/17 6:00 PM
Baseball
Hillsborough Community College
at Polk State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
CONF ALL
Polk State 16-5 46-12
State College of Florida 14-7 33-17-1
Hillsborough 8-13 22-24
South Florida 4-16 19-30-1
St. Petersburg 0-0 18-30

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