Knights stay two games above .500 as they split doubleheader vs West Boca

Game 1:

West Boca’s runs came early in the ballgame with an RBI single from Aidan Tornquist and as Cole Parker was put out on his at bat, Tony Casanova was able to score and put the Knights in a 2–0 hole after one.

Game 2:

The second game was very similar through five innings, with the Knights facing another 3–0 deficit. But the sixth and ninth innings changed the ball game, as West Palm Beach scored 12 of their 13 runs in those two innings and take full control of the game as the Snappers had to come back down 13–5 in the ninth, where they ended up scoring two runs.

Pitching:

Bodey Ellis was given the loss in the first matchup. Ellis pitched in 4.1 innings and threw five strikeouts. And on the other side, Jake Malloy earned his second win of the year, as he also pitched in 4.1 innings and threw seven strikeouts while allowing only one earned run.

Up Next:

The Knights will travel to Palm Beach Atlantic University on Sunday to face the Phipps Park Barracudas (11–19). West Palm Beach leads the season matchup 2–1, and their most recent game resulted in an 11–4 victory for the Knights on July 9th. The ballgame is scheduled to begin at 11:00 AM.

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South Florida Collegiate Baseball League Team