West Palm Beach, Fla.. - Spartans fall as the Sailfish takes Game One of series.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: No. 7 Tampa Spartans 4, Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish 7
Records: Tampa (25-11, 11-8 SSC), Embry-Riddle (19-17) (9-10 SSC)
Location: J.M. "Jake" Rubin Park | West Palm Beach, Fla.
All-time Series: The Spartans now lead the all-time series versus Palm Beach Atlantic 24-7.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- The Sailfish score to gain an early lead. B1 | 1-0 Palm Beach Atlantic
- Palm Beach Atlantic extends their lead with two more runs. B2 | 3-0 Palm Beach Atlantic
- Nick Detringo lead the inning off with a single followed by a Yorvis Torrealba double. Detringo scored on a Sam Freitas sac fly to right field. Alec Aleywine singled to score Torrealba. Danny Sirven singled followed by a Nick Derr single to score Aleywine. T3 | 3-3
- The Sailfish took the lead with one run in the 4th. B4 | 4-3 Palm Beach Atlantic
- Palm Beach Atlantic added three more on a big error. B6 | 7-3 Palm Beach Atlantic
- Aleywine lead off the inning with a single and eventually scored from an RBI single by Derr. T8 | 7-4 Palm Beach Atlantic
INSIDE THE STATS:
- Derr was 2-4 on the day with two RBI.
- Aleywine finished 2-4 with two runs scored.
OUTSIDE THE BOX:
- Tampa is now 11-8 in the SSC.
The Spartans complete their series versus Palm Beach Atlantic with a double-header tomorrow. Game One is set for a 12:00 PM start time.
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