Scranton, PA: - Friday afternoon, the Lackawanna College baseball team prepared for tomorrow's conference doubleheader against Mercer County Community College, by defeating Lehigh Carbon Community College 15-9.
Carlos Benoit was credited with the win, pitching in relief of Jean Carlos Bonilla. Benoit gave up one run on two hits while striking out two. Ledwin Nunez was credited with a hold, pitching the final two innings without giving up a run. He struck out five.
The Falcons hitting stars were Kyle Rogers, who had two doubles, a home run and three RBIs; Vincent Napolitano, who singled twice, homered and drove in four runs; Connor Perry, who singled twice and doubled with two RBIs; and, Chris Skermo, who singled and doubled. Giovanni Torres contributed two RBIs.
Lackawanna plays again when the travel to West Windsor, New Jersey, to play a Region XIX Division II doubleheader against Mercer County Community College. The start time for this twin bill is 12:00 PM.