The Toccoa Falls College Screaming Eagles couldn't keep up with Emmanuel College on Friday and lost 5-2.
Emmanuel caught the lead in the second inning scoring one run. TFC was able to put a run on the board in the top of the fifth. Eric Lusk singled on a line drive to the right field and Jeb Wilkinson (FR/Lexington, SC) scored, but Emmanuel College took the lead for good scoring 3 runs in the bottom of the fifth inning. The Toccoa Falls Screaming Eagles did not give up and managed to score another run in the sixth. Jesse Thomas (SO/Lavonia, GA) singled on a line drive to center field and Luke Allen (SO/Winder, GA) scored, but unfortunately by the bottom of the seventh the score was 5-2 and remained that way till the end.
Toccoa Falls College collected 8 hits. Nathan Stanley (SR/Lake Placid, FL) and Eric Lusk each collected multiple hits for TFC. Lusk and Stanley managed two hits to lead TFC.
The Toccoa Falls Baseball Team plays again Tuesday against Truett-McConnel College away at 3 p.m. EST.