Marion, AL. - The MMI baseball team earned a split at home Friday afternoon to Lake Land College, losing 3-2 in game one and defeating the Lakers 10-5 in game two.
Game 1: MMI 2 Lake Land College 3
The Lakers held a 2-1 lead until the sixth inning when Marion tied the game at two runs apiece. Lake Land scored once in the seventh and held the Tigers scoreless in the bottom of the inning to take the victory in game one.
Game 2: MMI 10 Lake Land 5
The Tigers bounced back in game two to take the lopsided 10-5 victory. The Lakers scored first with two runs in the first inning and three more in the second before Marion's offense exploded for six runs in the fourth inning. The Tigers scored four more runs in the sixth inning.
Matthew Duncan, Justin Bisharat, and Samuel Farley led the offensive attack with two hits apiece. Duncan also recorded an RBI. Bisharat had a double, three RBIs, and scored one run. Farley scored twice and had one RBI.