Offensive outburst propels Eagles to season-opening win

Jaisen Randolph had two singles, two stolen bases, and two runs as the Eagles beat Lake-Sumter 10-2 to start the 2019 season. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Jaisen Randolph had two singles, two stolen bases, and two runs as the Eagles beat Lake-Sumter 10-2 to start the 2019 season. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

The Polk State Eagles began the 2019 baseball season yesterday with 10-2 win over Lake-Sumter State College in Leesburg, Fla.  

The Eagles collected 14 hits, all singles except for a triple by Tor Sehnert

After the Lakehawks took a 1-0 lead on a home run in the first inning, the Eagles answered with five runs in the second. They added three in the third inning and two more in the sixth. 

"It's always great to start the season with a win, and it's good to see the guys swing the bats well," said Head Coach Al Corbeil. 

Leadoff man Nico Limoncelli singled, walked twice, score a run, and drove in three.  

Sam Koruschak went two-for-two with a pair of runs. 

Jaisen Randolph had a busy day, singling twice, walking once, stealing two bases, scoring twice, and driving in a run. 

Trent Sinkfield singled twice and scored twice. 

James Boldin collected two single, two runs, and an RBI. 

Danny Berg added a pair of singles and a run. 

Zavien Lindsey picked up the win in relief of starter Tate Dearing.  

Carter Slentz, Reese Jackowiak, and Jake Curry also pitched in relief.  

The Eagles play their home opener Monday when they take on Eastern Florida at 5 p.m. at Bing Tyus Yard in Winter Haven. 

Oct 23
Baseball 3:00 PM
at Seminole State College of Florida
Sanford, FL
Oct 30
Baseball 4:00 PM
vs. Seminole State College of Florida
Winter Haven, FL
Nov 01
Baseball TBA
at Valdosta State University
Valdosta, GA
Mar 02
Baseball 6:00 PM
at Florida Southwestern State College
Fort Myers, Fla.
Mar 04
Baseball 6:00 PM
vs. Florida Southwestern State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Mar 06
Baseball 3:00 PM
at Florida Southwestern State College
Fort Myers, Fla.
Apr 04
Baseball 1:00 PM
vs. Florida Southwestern State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
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