Titans’ streak grows to nine with LBCC sweep

04/28/2013 08:58

Lane Community College swept an NWAACC baseball doubleheader from Linn-Benton on Saturday to move into a tie for the South Region lead riding a nine-game winning streak.

Cody Chagnon drove in four runs and winning pitcher Keynan Middleton (2-2) and two relievers held the Roadrunners hitless through seven innings in the Titans’ 7-3 victory in the opener. Konner Reddick and Shaun Boehm each went 3-for-5 with an RBI for Lane.

In the second game, RBI singles by Daniel Copeland and Corey Wynant produced two runs in the fourth to erase a 2-1 deficit as Lane completed the sweep with a 3-2 triumph. Alex Cornwell (3-0) picked up his third win.

The Titans (17-13, 13-5)next play a doubleheader at Chemeketa on Tuesday.