Tars Travel To Flagler

Tars Travel To Flagler

Match-up:

Rollins (4-1) vs. Flagler (5-2)

When:

Tuesday, February 12 | 6 p.m. 

Where:

St. Augustine, Fla. | Drysdale Field

Coverage:

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Set-up: Coming off a series win over West Florida. Rollins travels to Flagler for a mid week non-conference match-up. The game starts a week full of baseball featuring four games. The Tars battled for their first win against UWF (9-8) as Kyle Kramer got his first win. Rollins secured their second game (4-1). Drew Daczkowski got the win and only allowed one run. Jack Gonzalez and Cameron Meehan both had two runs to help the Tars win. Flagler's Derick Garcia was selected as the Academy Bus Athlete of the Week as the Saints come off a win against Queens University of Charlotte Saturday (12-10). Tars and Saints will also play in Winter Park April 16th.

Tracking the Tars: Jack leads the Tars at the plate hitting .444 with six runs scored and three RBIs. He went 3-3 against UWF Saturday. Sam LaFonatine is hitting .267 on the year with a double. Cameron Meehan leads the Tars with five RBIs and had a run homer against UWF.

Tracking the Saints: For the Saints, they are averaging 9 runs a game and hitting .313 as a team. Sean Lawlor leads the team with a .385 batting average, driving in 10 runs. Steven DiPuglia is hitting .360 with extra base hits and three stolen bases. Derick Garcia is the top pitcher picking up two wins, two starts, and 17 strikeouts. He has a 0.00 ERA.

Notes:

  • Rollins takes the in the all-time series 22-20 against Flagler.
  • Dating back to the first meeting in 1989, Rollins is 8-10 all-time in St. Augustine, Fla.
  • Rollins made the trip to St. Augustine last year, with the Saints winning 3-2.  
  • Rollins is ranked fourth in the SSC. Flagler with fifth in the Peach Belt Conference.
  • Tars and Saints will also play in Winter Park April 16th.
  • Flagler plays SSC teams Florida Tech, Florida Southern, Embry Riddle, Eckerd this season.

Next up:

The Tars host Bentley for a three game home series. The first pitch is Friday, February 15 5 PM. Fans can listen to the action live on the Tars Sports Network at RollinsSports.com.