Sports

Laker baseball splits with Hawks

Wed 4-18-2018

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. - Iowa Lakes Community College split a baseball doubleheader with Northeastern CC Tuesday.

The Hawks won the opening game 9-8, with the Lakers winning the second 10-1.

Hitting home runs for the Lakers in the nightcap were Tyrese Mitchell (Milwaukee), Mallard Holland (Tampa), Dillon Van Oosbree (Emmetsburg) and Martin Eckard (Victoria, B.C.).

Eckard was also the winning pitcher for Iowa Lakes, which won three of four games in the series.

Iowa Lakes is 5-11 in Iowa Community College Athletic Conference play and 14-20 overall.

The Lakers are scheduled to play Southeastern Community College in doubleheaders Saturday and Sunday at a site to be determined.