Miguel Useche drove in seven runs on three hits to lead the College of Central Florida Patriots (12-3) past the Inspiration Academy Lions 25-4 on Monday. Useche finished the day with two doubles and a home run.
The Patriots had 15 extra base hits on the day including four home runs. Besides Useche, Matt Cedarburg (3rd), Kyler Hultgren (1st), and Garrett Wallace (2nd) hit long balls. Eight CF pitchers combined to strike out 19 Lion batters. Francisco Mateo (1-0) tossed 1 inning with two strike outs and earned his first win of the season. The victory marked the 799th of Head Coach Marty Smith's 27 year career at the College of Central Florida. The Pats will be back in action at home on Wednesday, 3:00 PM vs. St. Petersburg College.