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