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MESQUITE, Texas — The Raiders lost its second doubleheader in two days Friday to defending national champion Eastfield Community College.


In the first game, Robert Linebaugh shutout the Raiders 10-0 in five innings.

In the second game, the winless Raiders stayed in the game for a while before Eastman scored nine runs in the sixth to win 11-1.

Hunter Young singled in the fourth for CLC and scored on Dustin Motschenbacher’s double. Bryan Yackley followed with a single for the Raider’s third and final hit of the game.

Thursday, the Raiders lost a doubleheader against Eastfield Community College.

The Raiders lost the first game 17-2 with Jaron Hanson delivering a 2-run double in CLC’s first inning.

In the second, the Raiders lost 14-4 with Hanson, Jake Box and Sean Dormanen collecting hits for CLC. Lou Eschenbacher and Box each drove in runs.

Wednesday against Tyler Community College in Tyler, Texas, the Raiders led 3-2 in the sixth inning of the first game before losing 4-3. Losing pitcher Dustin Motschenbacher allowed just five hits and didn’t walk a batter. Jared Hoemberg had an RBI single and Joe Gaida and Hanson collected the other CLC hits.

CLC lost the second game 8-0. Pete Lucken had two hits for CLC and Joe Gaida, Trey Thompson and Derek Pihlaja each had a hit against the nation’s fourth-ranked team.


Game One

Eastfield 10 9 0

Central Lakes 0 0 0

WP: Robert Linebaugh. LP: Trey Johnson.

Game Two

Eastfield 11 11 0

Central Lakes 1 3 3

WP: Ryan Lynch. LP Taz Seibert. Record: CLC 0-14. Next: CLC vs. N.E. Oklahoma A&M at Miami, Okla, 1 p.m. Saturday (2).


Game One

Eastfield 17 15 1

Central Lakes 2 3 3

WP: Seragas. LP: Pihlaja.

Game Two

Eastfield 14 12 1

Central Lakes 4 4 4

WP: Jim Tuanchez. LP Hunter Young.


Game One

Tyler 4 6 1

Central Lakes 3 3 2

LP: Dustin Motschenbacher.

Game Two

Tyler 8 6 0

Central Lakes 0 5 2

LP: Dormanen.