ALBANY, Ore. — Linn-Benton Community College survived late rallies by Clark in both games of today's doubleheader, scoring the winning run in the bottom of the ninth innings to sweep the Penguins 11-10 and 5-4 in NWAC Southern Region baseball action Wednesday afternoon.
The wins kept LBCC undefeeated in NWAC play at 10-0 and 20-5 overall. Clark dropped to 2-4 and 13-15 overall.
Richard Mascarenas led the Roadrunners with five hits and four RBIs on the afternoon, going 3-for-5 in game one and 2-for-3 in the nightcap.
Linn-Benton next travels to Mt. Hood on Thursday in a doubleheader moved up from Friday to beat forecasted rain. The first game is slated to start at 4:00 p.m.
[PHOTO: Bryant Buatista]
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