NICEVILLE, Fla. – Strong pitching was the theme for No. 9 Northwest Florida again on Saturday as the Raiders defeated Motlow State, 4-1 and 6-2, in a doubleheader at the Raider Baseball Complex.
Northwest Florida 4, Motlow State 1 (Game 1)
Starnes got the start and struck out five over three innings. Reis fanned eight in four innings of relief.
Northwest Florida 6, Motlow State 2 (Game 2)
Smith continued to set the table at the top of the order with two hits, two runs scored and one RBI. Noah Bailey drove in two for the Raiders with a home run in the opening frame.
Next up, the Raiders host Bishop State Tuesday at 3 p.m.
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