Fort Myers, FL- FGCU (7-4) dropped their second game in a row, losing by 2 runs to Indiana State University (7-4) Tuesday night at home.
Outstanding Players (ISU):
Miguel Rivera 1/4, 2B, 2 RBI’s
Josue Urdaneta 3/5, 2 R, 2B, RBI
Jordan Schaffer 2/3, R, RBI
Outstanding Players (FGCU):
Marc Coffers 2/4, R, RBI
Cameron Krzeminski 2/3, R, RBI
Richie Garcia 1/4, HR, RBI
The Eagles fell behind in the top of the 1st but Richie Garcia hit his 2nd home run of the year to tie the game up at 1. The Sycamores took the lead for good, in the top of the 3rd and expanded their lead to 4 runs, in the top of the 5th, courtesy of a Jordan Schaffer RBI single.
The Eagles rallied with 2 outs in the bottom of the 9th, to score 2 runs as Marc Coffers and Ian Farrow both had RBI doubles for the Eagles, and this put the pressure on Tyler Grauer, the pitcher on the mound and also Indiana State as a team. Grauer got the final out and the Sycamores took the game tonight.
FGCU remains at home to face USF (7-3) for a three game series starting Friday night which includes a Saturday game at USF Baseball Stadium in Tampa.