April 21, 2013

Rubber Match Between Lions and Tars Ends in 7-7 Tie

FINAL—Game 1:  Rollins 7, Saint Leo 4 – (Winter Park, Fla. – Alfond Stadium)

SAINT LEO STARTERS:  Newcomb (CF), Vitale (3B), Twitty (RF), Moses (LF), Revell (1B), Brnovich (DH), Rawdow (2B), Torres (C), Perez (SS), Teasley (P)

ROLLINS STARTERS: Persky (CF), Rivera (C), Lattanzi (1B), Hendricks (DH), Betcherman (2B), Mayfield (LF), Kelly (3B), Valelly (RF), Okazaki (SS), Smith (P)

AT A GLANCE: Rollins (20-18, 7-10 SSC) took game one of today's doubleheader by a score of 7-4. Saint Leo (29-13, 9-8 SSC) held a 1-0 lead early but the Lions were unable to overcome the Tars' fourth inning in which they rallied for five runs.

HOW IT HAPPENED

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FINAL—Game 2:  Saint Leo 7, Rollins 7 – (Winter Park, Fla. – Alfond Stadium)

SAINT LEO STARTERS:  Newcomb (CF), Vitale (3B), Twitty (RF), Moses (LF), Revell (1B), Brnovich (DH), Rawdow (2B), Torres (C), Perez (SS), Williams (P)

ROLLINS STARTERS: Persky (CF), Rivera (C), Lattanzi (1B), Hendricks (DH), Betcherman (2B), Mayfield (LF), Kelly (3B), Valelly (RF), Okazaki (SS), Smith (P)

AT A GLANCE: The back and forth game between Rollins (21-18-1, 7-10-1 SSC) and Saint Leo (29-13-1, 9-8-1 SSC) ended in a 7-7 tie after seven complete innings. The Lions rallied in the sixth to take the lead but Rollins tied it up in the bottom half of the inning to force the eventual tie.  

HOW IT HAPPENED

 

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NEXT UP
Next up for the Lions is a three-game weekend home series with the Lynn University Fighting Knights. The first game of the series is slated for 7:00 p.m. on Saturday night and the doubleheader on Sunday is set for 1:00 p.m.