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Blue Devils get a split with RCTC

The Riverland Community College baseball team split a doubleheader at Rochester Community and Technical College Tuesday. The Blue Devils lost the opening game 5-2 and they won the nightcap 8-2.

Danny Santana hit a three-run homer in a six-run third inning in the win for the Blue Devils (15-4 overall).

RCTC 5, RCC 2

RCC pitching: Jake Erickson (L) 6 IP, 6 H, 4 BB, 5 R, 3 ER, 7 K

RCC hitting: Mairion Brunken, 1-for-2, double, BB, RBI; Erickson, 0-for-3; Mason Ruhlman, 0-for-3; Josh Molina, 1-for-2, R, BB; Ian Lopez, 2-for-2, double, RBI; Eric Torres, 0-for-1; Luis Rodriguez, 1-for-3; Jack McNellis, 0-for-3; Jacob Zwak, 1-for-3, R; Austin Manglitz, 0-for-2

RCC 8, RCTC 2

RCC pitching: Francisco Colon (W) 5 IP, 6 H, 3 BB, 2 ER, 4 K, 1 HBP; Brunken (S) 2 IP, 1 BB, 0 R, 4 K

RCC hitting: Brunken, 1-for-5, R; Ruhlman, 0-for-2, R, HBP, 2 BBs; Molina, 2-for-5, R, double; Erickson, 0-for-1, R, 4 BBs; Rodriguez, 3-for-5, double, 2 RBIs, R; Alex Ciola, 1-for-4, R, BB, RBI; Zwak, 1-for-3, R, 2 RBIs; Danny Santana, 1-for-2, R, HR, 3 RBIs, 2 BBs; Torres, 0-for-3; Jason McClenahan, 0-for-1