Polk State dropped an 8-6 decision to Hillsborough Community College today in Tampa.
The Eagles got on the board first, scoring three runs in the top of the first inning.
The had a 6-4 lead after six innings, but the Hawks scored two in the seventh and two in the eight for the win.
Zak Spivy (2-3) took the loss. In five innings he allowed eight hits and four runs while walking two and striking out four.
Cody Burgess went 3-for-5 with a double, two stolen bases, a run, and an RBI.
Yeison Gomez singled, doubled, scored a run, and stole a base.
Cole Warken had a double, a run, and a stolen base.
Zach Biermann singled and drove in two runs.
Raudy Martinez added a double and a run.
Zach Diewert had a walk, a stolen base, and a run.
The Eagles (17-8, 2-2, No. 9 FCSAA) play the Hawks again Monday at 3 p.m. in Tampa.