February 19, 2014

Mr. 800: #BirdGang delivers NJCAA win No. 800 for head coach Mike McLeod

TIFTON, Ga. (February 18, 2014) – Playing its first game as the No. 1 team in the FCSAA Baseball Coaches' Poll, Tallahassee Community College got the win and made some history in the process, defeating Abraham Baldwin (Ga.)  Agricultural College, 9-4 on Tuesday afternoon.

The win was No. 800 for Tallahassee head coach in his NJCAA coaching career, all coming as skipper of the Eagles.

Tallahassee is now 12-1 and heads to Santa Fe College for a 3 p.m. showdown with the Saints on Wednesday.

Ben Levine was the winning pitcher for Tallahassee. He gave up three first-inning runs but settled down after that and pitched four shutout innings.

Offensively, the Eagles were led by Cody Borup and Ryne Willard, each of whom went 2-for-4.

Christian Dicks stole three bases for Tallahassee.