FRONT (L-R): Connor Mattison, Gary Dominguez, Chase Kearney, Forrest Garcia, Gerardo Herrera, Paul Turner, Tannar Galey. MIDDLE (L-R): Travis Boggs, Darin Nelson, Kyle Watson, Josh Overstreet, Bryce Tilton, Jordan Hadley, Jalen Fuhriman. BACK (L-R): Coach Lyle, Coach Hogan, Shane Quarterley, Kyle Beam, Malik Evans, Patrick Figueroa, Bradley O'Connor, Erickson Fish, Jackson Bertsch, Kyle Henderson, DJ Wilson, Jaime Flynn, Trevor Casanova, and Coach Blunt.
Titans split two games against Linn-Benton
ALBANY — Starter Jackson Bertsch didn’t give up a run in six innings of work and Kyle Watson was 4-for-5 at the plate with two RBI and a run scored to lead the Lane Community College baseball team to a 10-2 victory over Linn-Benton in the first game of a doubleheader on Friday.
The Titans’ (20-13) five-game winning streak came to an end with a 3-2 loss in the second game at LBCC Baseball Field. Jacob Musial allowed one run and three hits over seven innings for Linn-Benton (17-15).
The two teams will play another doubleheader today at Titan Field. The first game will begin at 1 p.m.
Lane takes two games from Chemeketa
SALEM — The Lane baseball team took both games of a NWAC South Region doubleheader Saturday, defeating Chemeketa 5-4 and 5-2.
The Titans (19-12, 11-5) used a three-run seventh inning to pull away in the opener. Kyle Watson and Kyle Henderson each went 2-for-4 and scored once to lead Lane offensively.
In the second game, the Titans pushed two runners across in the top of the seventh and held on to win. Six players hit safely for Lane.
Lane baseball splits with Clackamas
Lane split its NWAC South Region baseball doubleheader against last-place Clackamas on Sunday.
The Titans (15-12, 7-5) won the opener 13-10, before falling 4-1 in the second game.
Lane salvages split against Clackamas
OREGON CITY — The Lane Community College baseball team split a doubleheader with Clackamas on Friday, losing the first game 4-3 and winning the nightcap 1-0.
Malik Evans allowed only one hit and did not issue a walk in seven innings to pick up the win for Lane in the second game. Bryce Tilton drove in the winning run in the top of the eighth.
Jackson Bertsch allowed four runs in the first inning of the opener before settling down. Tilton and Forrest Garcia each had an RBI during Lane’s three-run third.
Quarterley, Titans sweep SWOCC
Shane Quarterley gave up one hit, a single with two outs in the bottom of the seventh, to lead Lane to a 1-0 victory against Southwestern Oregon in the second game of an NWAC baseball doubleheader. The Titans won the opener as well, 6-2, behind three hits by sophomore Forrest Garcia.