BATAVIA, N.Y. - March 29 - The Erie Community College baseball team, ranked sixth in the latest NJCAA Division III poll, lost twice Thursday to NJCAA Division II member Genesee CC. The Cougars recorded an 8-7 win in game one before recording a 5-1 victory in the nightcap.
In game one, ECC scored seven runs in the second hitting as the Kats used two walks, two hit batters and four hits to take a 7-1 lead. However, Genesee CC answered with six runs in its half of the inning to tie score. Genesee CC would win the game with an unearned run in the sixth inning.
ECC, now 10-6, will play Tompkins-Cortland CC Saturday in Dryden, N.Y. After Saturday's twin bill, the teams will play two games which are scheduled to start at 1 p.m. Sunday at the ECC North Campus.