Baseball Team Defeated at Home by Mt. SAC

The MSJC baseball team had a tough day on Tuesday as they fell behind 5-0 and could never recover as they lost to visiting Mt. San Antonio College 10-2 in a non conference contest.

The Mounties jumped ahead with a single run in the top of the first and added three more in the top of the third as they steadily pulled away.  The Eagles tried to counter by using seven different pitchers in the game, but Mt. SAC collected 16 hits on the day.

For MSJC Kash Mattson led the offense going 3 for 4 and driving in a run.  David Alonzo added the Eagles other RBI on a sacrifice fly.  Shortstop Bryan Derzern also had 2 hits in the loss.

The Eagles fell to 1-7 with the loss while the Mounties improved to 4-2 on the year.  MSJC will be back in action on Thursday when they travel to Cerritos for a 2 pm game.  The Eagles will host Cerritos on Saturday starting at noon.