PHSC Wins On Road
Pasco-Hernando State defeated Seminole State College 8-3 in Lake Mary on Monday afternoon. Starter Chris McCormick (4-1) picked up the win pitching eight innings allowing three runs, two earned, on eight hits while striking out six. Errol Whinnen pitched the ninth inning to close out the game. Danny Raynor went 2 for 2 with a double and three RBIs to lead a 10 hit attack. Zach Hessinger and Justin Ortiz each had two hits in the game. The win improved PHSC to 19-7 on the season.
The two teams will meet in New Port Richey at 3 p.m. on Wednesday.
Rodriguez Dominates Lincoln Land
Sophomore Danny Rodriguez (6-1) pitched a complete game in Pasco-Hernando's 8-1 win over No. 16 Lincoln Land (Ill.) today at the West Campus. Rodriguez allowed only four hits while walking one and striking out nine. The win leaves him one shy of tying Frankie Sanders (94-95) school record of seventeen career wins. Zach Hessenger went 3 for 5 with three RBIs and Jordan Feist 3 for 4 to lead a fourteen hit attack. Alex Kranick and Justin Ortiz each had two hits in the game.
The team will travel to Seminole State College on Monday for a 3 p.m. game. Chris McCormick is the starting pitcher.
McCormick Shuts Down Macomb
Sophomore Chris McCormick pitched seven shutout innings in the today's 8-3 win over Macomb Community College (Mich.) McCormick (3-1) allowed three hits while striking out four. He has now thrown 15 scoreless innings. The team had twelve hits in the game led by Alex Kranick who went 3 for 4 with a double and RBI. Zach Hessinger, Kevin Faulkner and Justin Ortiz each had two hits in the game. The team will host Inspiration Academy in a doubleheader tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. Bob Peck will start game one and Tanner Thompson game two.
Rodriguez Picks 15th Career Win
Sophomore Danny Rodriguez improved to 5-1 on the season by pitching a complete game in today's 1-0 win over Three Rivers Community College. Rodriguez allowed only five hits and struck out nine. He is two wins shy of tying All-American Frankie Sanders for most all-time. Sanders won seventeen games during the 1994-95 seasons. Zack Hessinger drove in Jordan Feist with a double in the bottom of the seventh inning for the games only run. The win improved PHSC to 13-6.
The team will host Macomb Community College (Mich.) tomorrow at 1 p.m. Chris McCormick will be the starting pitcher.
PHSC Splits With Oakland
Pasco-Hernando defeated Oakland Community College 11-1 (5) in game two of Wednesday's doubleheader at the west campus. Olivia Nase (3 for 3/2B/RBI), Aaron McIntyre (1-2/2B/3 RBIs) and Dana Mackiewicz (2 for 3) led an 11-hit attack. Clarissa Lynch (5-7) pick up the win. In game one, Oakland shutout PHSC 3-0. The team is now 5-11 on the season and travels to St. Johns River State College today for a 4:00 p.m. doubleheader. PHSC returns home to host Broward Community College on Friday at 2:00 p.m.
PHSC Falls to SPC
Pasco-Hernando lost to St. Petersburg College 2-1 on Wednesday afternoon at the west campus. Danny Rodriguez (4-1) pitched another outstanding game despite getting the loss. Rodriguez pitched seven innings allowing seven hits and one earned run while striking out seven. Tanner Thompson came and pitched two shutout innings. Jordan Feist led the hitters going 2 for 3. Aderly Perez singled in the teams only run in the seventh inning. PHSC (11-4) will travel to North Carolina this weekend playing a doubleheader at Surry Community College on Saturday and single game at Catawba Valley Community College on Sunday.
PHSC Defeats Jackson College
Pasco-Hernando defeated Jackson College (Mich.) 19-5 at the west campus today. The team pounded out a season high seventeen hits led by Alex Kranick (3 for 4/3 RBI), Jordan Feist (3 for 5/2B/RBI), Tanner Thompson (2 for 2/2B/2 RBI), Michael Faul (2 for 2/2 RBI) and Justin Ortiz (2 for 4/RBI). Christian Alicea also hit a two-run home run in the game. Bob Peck (2-0) picked up the win. The team will host St. Petersburg College tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. before heading to North Carolina on Thursday afternoon to play Surry Community College and Catawba Valley Community College over the weekend.
PHSC Rallies To Beat Hillsborough
Alex Kranick drove in Zach Hessinger with a RBI single in the bottom eighth as Pasco-Hernando defeated Hillsborough Community College 4-3 at the west campus. Kranick led the hitters going 4 for 4 including the game winning hit. Jordan Ding also went 2 for 3 with a double and three RBIs. Riley Choate (2-2) to pick up the win in relief for starter Chris McCormick. McCormick pitched seven innings allowing two unearned runs on four hits while striking out nine. The team improved to 10-3 on the season and will host Jackson College tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. Bob Peck will be the starting pitcher.
Softball Game Rained Out
Today's softball game against Lake Sumter has been rained out. The doubleheader is rescheduled for Friday, March 27th at 2:00 p.m.
Baseball Game Rained Out
Today's baseball game against Inspiration Academy has been rained out. The doubleheader is rescheduled for Thursday, March 12 at 1 p.m.