FCC Baseball Captures Tournament Title

FCC Baseball Captures Tournament Title

FREDERICK, Md.- The (RV) Frederick Community College baseball team wasted little time on Tuesday afternoon as they took care of business and defeated CCBC Essex to claim the Region XX DII Tournament Championship. The Cougars defeated the Knights by the score of 21-6. With the victory, FCC sits at 35-13 on the year and is currently riding a 10 game winning streak.

The Cougars absolutely exploded in the first two innings of this game. The Cougars sent 15 batters to the dish in the first frame. They plated nine runs and were up-to-bat for 47 minutes as they chased the starting pitcher out of the game without recording a single out. FCC would respond in the second inning with a seven spot and four more runs in the third inning.

Brad Foster picked up the win on the hill for FCC. The southpaw tossed five innings and gave up three earned runs. He fanned seven batters and gave up no free passes. Foster improves to 9-2 on the year.

Inside the FCC Box Score

Stat of the Day

For Coach Bennett, this is his 10th appearance in 17 seasons in Region XX DII Championship games as the skipper of the Cougars. The Cougars have won the title in five out of the 10 appearances.

Up Next

FCC will host Lackawanna College in a best of three series starting on Friday (5/17). First pitch is set for 11 A.M. with the second game to follow at 2:00 P.M. If game three is necessary, it will take place on 5/18 with first pitch at noon.

All-Tournament Team

Jacob Wetzel OF
Mitch Long OF
Brayden Coe RHP
AJ Cieslinski RHP

CCBC Essex
Jeffrey Young
Gage Shaffer
Nolan Watson
Nelson Laviosa

Garrett College
Daniel Osafo
Cameron Douglas

CCBC Catonsville
Travis Weaver
Aronne Dutton

Overall: 35-13
Region XX DII Regular Season: 17-3
Conference Record: 17-7
Streak: Won 10