College Sports

JUCO baseball: SCF picks up two victories

CHIPOLA -- State College of Florida improved to 6-1 with two victories at Chipola Community College.

In the first game, the Manatees beat Shelton State 3-1 behind eight innings of solid pitching by Nick Goody and a save by Jay Murray. Bryant Elliott went 2-for-2, and Colton Speed went 2-for-4 with a triple.

In the second game, the Manatees defeated Chipola 5-3. Steven Leasure picked up the victory in relief. Roderick Shoulders led the hitting attack, going 3-for-5 with a home run. Anthony Caronia went 1-for-3 with a double and a sacrifice fly.

SCF plays Tuesday at Indian River.