OCALA-After taking a shot from Santa Fe College, the College of Central Florida baseball team responded in a big way in its Mid-Florida Conference opener.
The Patriots scored six times in the bottom of the eighth after the Saints tied the game with three runs in the top of the frame and went on to a 10-4 win on Wednesday afternoon at Goodlett Field.
Heyer finished 2-for-5 with four RBI, including a home run.
Ellzey also homered and went 3-for-4 with four RBI for the Patriots, who visit Santa Fe on Friday afternoon at 3 p.m.
Ryan Crile (2-for-5, run scored, double), Christian Khawam (2-for-5, run scored, two doubles), Colby Brown (two runs scored), Malik Tatis (1-for-4, run scored) and Nick Mira (2-for-3, run scored) also contributed at the plate for CF.
CF is now 15-8 overall and 1-0 in Mid-Florida Conference play. The Patriots have won five straight games dating back to last Friday.