Forest Lake Christian baseball team splits weekend games |

Forest Lake Christian baseball team splits weekend games

Forest Lake Christian split a Saturday double-header with Calvary Temple in non-league baseball action.

With the split, the Falcons are now 2-1 in the preseason.

The Falcons won the second game Saturday, 13-3, with the 10-run rule invoked after five innings.

Leading the way in FLC’s victory was Jimmy Wagner, who went 2-for-3, with a second-inning home run and a double.

Wagner also earned the victory by pitching the first three innings, striking out three batters in the process.

Joining Wagner with big games were Micheal Weiss, who went 2-for-2 with three RBIs, and Jay Hobbs, who went 2-for-4 with two RBIs.

In addition to pitching the final two innings and earning the save, Casey Hobs also went 1-for-3 from the plate, his hit a double that knocked in two Falcons.

Nick Whitting went 2-for-3 with an RBI.

FLC lost the first game to Calvary Temple Saturday, 13-10.

Whittington, who took the loss in the contest despite striking out five batters, also went 2-for-5 from the plate with two doubles.

Weiss added two doubles, and Wagner and Aaron Christal chipped in two hits.

FLC will travel to a 16-team tournament March 7-9 at Modesto Christian High School.

The first game will be against Escalon Thursday, with first pitch to go out at 4 p.m.

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