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Eastern Florida Baseball Defeats Broward 7-3

March 28, 2014 - Eastern Florida's baseball team remained in first place in the Florida College System Activities Association Southern Conference on Friday with a 7-3 victory at Broward College in Davie.

Eastern Florida improved to 7-4 in the conference and 21-9 overall. Broward fell to 3-7 and 15-16.

The Titans overcame four errors with another powerful offensive performance, this time with 14 hits. Eastern Florida collected 15 hits against Webber International's junior varsity in a 13-8 victory on Wednesday.

Austin Pereira went 2-for-5 with a triple for the Titans. Christian Diaz went 2-for-2 with two runs batted in; Francisco Cruz went 2-for-5 and Nick Capra 2-for-3 with an RBI.

Right-hander Dulvis Borjas was the winning pitcher, limiting Broward to five hits over eight innings, striking out seven.

Chayce Hubbard pitched the ninth, striking out the side.

Broward committed three errors.

"Borjas was on tonight," said Eastern Florida head coach Jeff Tam. "He dominated hitters with a fastball and slider and mixed pitches well.

"Hitters were seeing the ball well and put together great at bats. We need the same tomorrow."

The teams meet again at 1 p.m. Saturday at Davie.