Eagles win 3-2 at Palm Beach State

Zach Scott drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Eagles went on to beat Palm Beach State 3-2. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Zach Scott drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Eagles went on to beat Palm Beach State 3-2. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Zach Scott's RBI single in the eighth inning broke a 2-2 tie, giving Polk State a 3-2 win over Palm Beach State College today in Lake Worth, Fla. 

Justin Tworek pitched a scoreless eighth inning, and Zach Schneider hurled a scoreless ninth to earn the save. 

Chavez Fernander got the win with two scoreless innings in relief. 

Jordan Spicer started and worked five innings, allowing two runs and no walks while recording five strikeouts. 

Zach Diewert had three hits and a stolen base. 

Jonah Garrison collected two hits and an RBI. 

Cole Warken had two hits and two runs. 

The Eagles (9-2, No. 3 FCSAA, No. 11 NJCAA) play the University of Tampa JV tomorrow at 2 p.m. at Bing Tyus Yard in Winter Haven. 

Sep 23
Baseball 12:00 PM
vs. Seminole State College of Florida
@ Lake Myrtle Sports Complex
Auburndale, Fla.
Sep 23
Baseball 3:00 PM
vs. Florida Southwestern
@ Lake Myrtle Sports Complex
Auburndale, Fla.
Sep 24
Baseball 12:00 PM
vs. Palm Beach State College
@ Lake Myrtle Sports Complex
Auburndale, Fla.
Sep 24
Baseball 3:00 PM
vs. Eastern Florida State College
@ Lake Myrtle Sports Complex
Auburndale, Fla.
Sep 29
Baseball 1:00 PM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
@ Walter Fuller Complex
St. Petersburg, Fla.
Sep 29
Baseball 3:30 PM
vs. St. Petersburg College
@ Walter Fuller Complex
Suncoast Tournament St. Petersburg, Fla.
Oct 04
Baseball 5:00 PM
South Florida State College
Winter Haven, Fla.

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