Eagles Fall to Santa Fe 23-8

The Polk State College baseball team suffered a 23-8 loss Wednesday at Santa Fe College in Gainesville.

The Eagles (2-1), ranked No. 1 in the FCSAA pre-season poll, were pounded for 19 hits and committed three errors against No. 5 Santa Fe (4-0).

Polk freshman Colyn O'Connell (0-1/Dunedin) suffered the loss. Polk was held to nine hits.

Freshman Alec Wong (Rockledge) tripled and drove in three runs for Polk.

Freshman Daniel Sweet (Mississippi), sophomore Erik Hindmon (Ocala) and freshman Sam Machonis (Tampa) each rapped two hits.

The Eagles host Palm Beach State Friday at 5 p.m. 

Jan 18
Baseball 6:00 PM
Webber International University
Scrimmage Winter Haven, FL
Jan 21
Baseball 2:00 PM
Warner University
Scrimmage Winter Haven, FL
Jan 25
Baseball 2:00 PM
at Lake-Sumter State College
Leesburg, FL
Jan 26
Baseball 2:00 PM
at Broward College
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Jan 28
Baseball 5:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Winter Haven, FL
Jan 30
Baseball 5:00 PM
Broward College
Winter Haven, FL
Feb 01
Baseball 2:00 PM
at Daytona State College
Daytona Beach, FL

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