Road loss ends Eagles’ winning streak

Zach Biermann hit his 10th home run of the season in a 10-4 loss to SCF. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Zach Biermann hit his 10th home run of the season in a 10-4 loss to SCF. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State's six-game winning streak ended last night with a 10-4 loss to State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota in Bradenton.

After the Eagles scored three runs in the sixth to tie the score 3-3, the Manatees answered with two runs in the bottom of the inning and four in the seventh.

Jacob Kelley (4-3) took the loss in relief of Joe Strzelecki. Justin Gill, Tommy Romero, and Johnnie Schneider also saw action out of the bullpen.

Zach Biermann hit his 10th home run of the season and had three RBI.

Zach Diewert went 2-for-5 with a run, an RBI, and a stolen base.

Cody Burgess stole his 43rd base of the year, singled, and scored a run.

Brandon Gali, Cole Warken, Joe Strzelecki, and Yeison Gomez each singled.

The 2016 Suncoast Conference Champion Eagles (36-13, 21-7, No. 3 FCSAA, No. 18 NJCAA) play their final conference game tomorrow against State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota at 6 p.m. at Bing Tyus Yard in Winter Haven.

 
Oct 18
Baseball 5:00 PM
at Florida Southern College
Henley Field Lakeland, Fla.
Oct 20
Baseball 5:00 PM
Langley Blaze
Winter Haven, Fla.
Oct 29
Baseball TBA
vs. TBA
@ Joker Marchant Stadium
FCSAA Sophomore All-Star Weekend Lakeland, Fla.
Nov 02
Baseball 5:00 PM
at Embry-Riddle
Daytona Beach, Fla.
Nov 08
Baseball 5:00 PM
South Florida State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
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