Eagles lose on road to Manatees

Gage Peters drove in the Eagles' only run in a 3-1 loss to the Manatees. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Gage Peters drove in the Eagles' only run in a 3-1 loss to the Manatees. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Jordan Barrett suffered his first loss of the season last night as Polk State fell to State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota 3-1 in Bradenton. 

In six innings, Barrett (8-1) allowed six hits and two runs while walking three and striking out six. 

The Manatees scored solo runs in the first, fourth, and eighth innings. The Eagles got their run in the ninth. 

Joe Strzelecki gave up no hits or runs in the seventh inning. 

In the eighth, Jordan Guerrero allowed a hit and a run. 

For the Eagles, Gage Peters had a single and an RBI. 

Kyle Jackson stole a base and scored Polk State's lone run. 

Matt Piatt collected two hits and a stolen base. 

Brandon Gali singled and had three walks. 

Luke Parker and Cole Ondrejka each singled. 

The Eagles (27-12, 11-5, No. 5 FCSAA) play the Manatees again tomorrow at 6 p.m. in Winter Haven.  

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Baseball 1:00 PM
Webber International University
Scrimmage Winter Haven, FL
Jan 22
Baseball 5:00 PM
Warner University
Scrimmage Winter Haven, FL
Jan 26
Baseball 5:00 PM
Lake-Sumter State College
Winter Haven, FL
Jan 27
Baseball 1:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Winter Haven, FL
Jan 28
Baseball 1:00 PM
Broward College
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Jan 30
Baseball 4:00 PM
at Broward College
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Feb 02
Baseball 2:00 PM
at Daytona State College
Daytona Beach, FL
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