ATLANTA – The Huntingdon baseball team built an eight-run lead early but couldn't hold off Oglethorpe in a 12-11 loss in 10 innings on Tuesday night.
The Hawks (17-12) led 8-0 in the third inning and 11-8 in the ninth inning before the Stormy Petrels (14-13) tied the game with three runs in the bottom of the ninth and won in the bottom of the 10th.
Throneberry was 4-for-6 with two RBIs, three runs and two stolen bases. Throneberry (0-1) also took the loss in relief. Raley was 3-for-6 with four RBIs.
Patrick Kucera, Jordan Criswell and Landon Sessions each had two hits. Kucera had a triple, an RBI and a run, Criswell had a solo home run, an RBI and two runs and Sessions finished with two runs and two stolen bases.
The Hawks return to action at home this weekend with a three-game USA South Athletic Conference series against Covenant. Game 1 is set for Friday night at 6 p.m.