Sports Update for March 20

Baseball update

The Gators had one of their busiest weeks of the season, with six games scheduled. Unfortunately, they lost all of them to fall to 8-17-1 on the season.

Things got started March 15 with a doubleheader at Richard Bland College in Prince George. The Gators lost lost 11-1 and 14-7. In the first game, Joey Williams accounted for the Gators’ lone run with a home run. Brandon Drewery, Will Michalowicz, Nate Sherman and Jude Morton also had hits. In the second game, Williams had three more hits, including a home run. Nate Sherman also had a home run. Morton added three hits, and Danny Horowitz had two.

The team’s struggles continued March 16 with a 12-3 home loss to Finger Lakes (N.Y.) College. Aydan Harmon and Williams each had two hits.

A three-game series with Surry Community College on the weekend started with a doubleheader loss March 18. The scores were 10-2 and 7-3. Their losing streak grew to six with a 15-1 loss to Surry on March 19.

This week, the Gators play:

March 22: vs. Bryant and Stratton, Deer Park, 5 p.m. (9 innings)

March 25: vs. Caldwell, War Memorial Stadium, 1 p.m. (doubleheader)

March 26: vs. Caldwell, War Memorial Stadium, 11 a.m. (9 innings)

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