April 5, 2013

Lions Fall to Florida Tech 3-1 in SSC Pitchers' Duel

FINAL:  Florida Tech 3, Saint Leo 1 – (Saint Leo, Fla. – Thomas B. Southard Stadium)

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

FLORIDA TECH STARTERS: Wortman (RF), Johannessen (CF), Bartlett (2B), Carcaise (1B), Allen (C), George (3B), Mazur (DH), Alfonso (SS), Bodziak (LF), Boyer (P)

AT A GLANCE: Saint Leo (23-11, 4-6 SSC) outhit the Panthers 7-5 but were unable to produce many runs off of Florida Tech starter Jason Boyd, who came one out away from a complete game. Lions' starter Brent Krauss tossed eight innings for the Lions—allowing just three earned runs while striking out nine.

HOW IT HAPPENED

KEY CONTRIBUTORS

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"There's nothing to really be disappointed about. It was a good old fashioned pitchers' duel. They got a clutch hit here or there and we couldn't string them together and they win the ball game." - Head Coach Sean O'Connor

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Saint Leo continues its three-game series with Florida Tech tomorrow right back here at Thomas B. Southard Stadium. First pitch of the doubleheader will be at 1:00 p.m. with the second game coming approximately a half hour after the conclusion of game one.