TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (March 14, 2017) – Gulf Coast State College scored 12 unanswered runs to erase a 4-1 deficit and defeat Tallahassee Community College 13-4 on Tuesday in game one of a Panhandle Conference series.
Tallahassee is now 15-16 (0-5 PC) while Gulf Coast State improved to 21-6 (2-3).
The Commodores scored a first-inning run off Tallahassee starter Alex Stobert, but the Eagles responded with two runs in their first at-bat.
Stobert pitched into the fifth but couldn't get out of the inning. He exited after Gulf Coast State scored a pair of runs, the second on Carnegy Calzado's single to left-center.
The Commodores took the lead with a four-run sixth inning, scored four more in the eighth and a pair of insurance runs in the ninth.
Hunter Shuff (1-2) took the loss for Tallahassee.
Thomas went 1-for-3 with an RBI.
Jack Hartman didn't record an official at-bat but walked four times.
Tallahassee and Gulf Coast State will continue their four-game series at 5 p.m. Thursday at Eagle Field.