May 4, 2013

Lions Blow Away Mocs, Complete Three-game Sweep

GAME 1 - FINAL:  Saint Leo 19, Florida Southern 1 – (Saint Leo, Fla. – Thomas B. Southard Stadium)

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

FLORIDA SOUTHERN STARTERS: Curcio (LF), Gibbs (SS), Brugnoni (RF), Sczerba (2B), Kish (DH), Jackson (1B), Magno (LF), Carlton (C), Downum (CF), Fuglesang (P)

AT A GLANCE: Saint Leo (34-14-1, 13-9-1 SSC) exploded offensively in game one of the doubleheader, piling up 19 runs, scoring in every inning but the first. Starter Rick Teasley went a solid 7.1 innings on the hill, allowing just one run which came in the first inning.

HOW IT HAPPENED

KEY CONTRIBUTORS

GAME 2 - FINAL:  Saint Leo 14, Florida Southern 4 – (Saint Leo, Fla. – Thomas B. Southard Stadium)

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

FLORIDA SOUTHERN STARTERS: Szczerba (2B), Gibbs (SS), Brugnoni (RF), Curcio (3B), A. Jackson (LF), Kish (DH), K. Jackson (1B), Miller (C), Downum (CF), Johnson (P)

AT A GLANCE: Saint Leo (35-14-1, 14-9-1 SSC) completed the three-game sweep of Florida Southern, scoring 14 runs on 17 hits. Lions' starter Charles Neely tossed six complete innings, allowing just five hits and two runs while striking out seven.

HOW IT HAPPENED

KEY CONTRIBUTORS

NEXT UP
The Lions finished the regular season today with an overall record of 35-14-1 and 14-9-1 in SSC play. The Lions will now have to wait and see on their postseason chances. The NCAA Division II Selection Show takes place on May 12 at 10:00 p.m. and can be found here: