Strzelecki’s arm, bat lead Eagles past Florida SouthWestern

Joe Strzelecki pitched a complete game and had three hits and three RBI as the Eagles beat Florida SouthWestern 8-2. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Joe Strzelecki pitched a complete game and had three hits and three RBI as the Eagles beat Florida SouthWestern 8-2. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Joe Strzelecki pitched a complete game, and Polk State beat Florida SouthWestern State College 8-2 tonight at Bing Tyus Yard in Winter Haven. 

He also helped his cause at the plate, going 3-for-4 with a double and three RBI. 

Strzelecki improved to 4-2. In nine innings he allowed two runs on five hits while walking two and striking out seven. 

After each team scored a run in the first inning, the Eagles added two runs in the fourth, two more in the sixth, and three in the seventh. 

Yeison Gomez went 3-for-4 with a run, and an RBI. 

Zach Diewert doubled twice, scored twice, and drove in two runs. 

Cody Burgess had a single, a walk, a run scored, and two stolen bases. 

Skylar Frey tallied two singles, a run, and an RBI. 

Isaiah Cullum had a single, a run, a walk, and an RBI. 

Raudy Martinez singled, walked, and scored a run. 

The Eagles (20-10, 5-4, No. 7 FCSAA) face South Florida State College tomorrow at 6 p.m. at Bing Tyus Yard in Winter Haven.

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