The Toccoa Falls College Screaming Eagles fell behind early and couldn't recover in an 8-3 loss to Southern Wesleyan University.
In the first innning, Southern Wesleyan University captured the lead on an error. TFC came back in the top of the second to tie the game up 2-2. Southern Wesleyan retaliated by hitting a double to left field in the bottom of the second to score one run and take the lead for good. Toccoa Falls College was able to put another run up on the board in the top of the eighth making the score 6-3. Southern Weslyan University added to their lead by scoring 2 more runs in the bottom of the eighth making the final score 8-3.
Both Nathan Stanley and Jesse Thomas (SO/Lavonia, GA) led the Toccoa Falls Screaming Eagles. Stanley was 2-for-3 at the plate and Thomas went 1-for-4 with one RBI. Brandon Tamayo (FR/Lexington, SC) took the loss for Toccoa Falls College. He tossed five innings, allowing six runs, eight hits, and striking out three.
The Toccoa Falls College Baseball team has a home game against Emmanuel College on Thursday at 3 p.m. EST.