2018 FLC Baseball News

  • Falcons stymied by Sac City
    April 24, 2018
    The Falcons entered this week’s series against Sac City needing a three-game sweep to overtake the Panthers for fourth place in the Big 8, but that dream vanished with a 6-1 loss at Union Stadium in Sacramento on Tuesday night. 
  • Falcons stunned by Sierra
    April 21, 2018
    What looked like a Falcon victory turned into an extra-inning loss for the FLC baseball team on Saturday afternoon as they fell to Sierra, 7-5, at Falcon Field.
  • Baseball thumped by Sierra
    April 17, 2018
    The Falcons had hoped to close a little ground on Big 8 Conference co-leader Sierra College on Tuesday evening, but instead lost to the Wolverines at Falcon Field, 13-3. 
  • Gustafson’s complete game carries Falcons to victory over Santa Rosa
    April 13, 2018
    Folsom Lake sophomore relief pitcher-turned-starter Shane Gustafson fired a complete game four-hitter on Friday afternoon, leading the Falcons to a 3-1 victory at Santa Rosa and a series win over the Bear Cubs. 
  • Triples fuel comeback win for Falcons
    April 12, 2018
    A pair of eighth inning, two-run triples fueled a come-from-behind, 9-5 victory over Santa Rosa on Thursday afternoon at Falcon Field  that evened the series at 1-1. 
  • Falcons edge Modesto in series finale
    April 07, 2018
    After scoring 28 runs in two games against Modesto earlier in the week, the FLC baseball team managed just one run on three hits in Saturday’s series finale at Modesto.  But the Falcons made the most of that one run as starter Shane Gustafson and three relievers shut out the Pirates to give the Falcons a 1-0 win.
  • Falcons wallop Modesto; winning streak at five
    April 05, 2018
    The Falcons won their fifth straight game on Thursday afternoon, walloping Modesto 17-2 at Falcon Field. 
  • Vaughn flirts with no-hitter as Falcons win easily
    April 03, 2018
    Folsom Lake College freshman pitcher Andrew Vaughn pitched the game of his life on Tuesday afternoon in Modesto, going 7-2/3 innings without allowing a hit as the Falcons won 11-1.
  • Falcons get 20th victory of 2018
    April 02, 2018
    The Falcons made a quick road trip to Oroville/Chico for a non-conference game at Butte College on Monday afternoon and came home with a 12-7 victory.
  • Falcon bats erupt early to take down Beavers
    March 30, 2018
    A 9-run second inning and a 4-run third inning keyed a 17-9 victory for the Falcons on Friday afternoon at American River College.
  • Falcon bats awaken, then hang on to top CRC
    March 19, 2018
    A day after being shut out by Cosumnes River, the FLC baseball team’s offense was awakened by one swing of Jake Gross’ bat when he launched a second inning grand slam high into the screen in left field, giving the Falcons a 4-0 lead that they would not relinquish as they knocked off the Hawks on Monday afternoon at Falcon Field, 10-8. 
  • Falcons shut out by Cosumnes River
    March 18, 2018
    For the first time in the 2018 season, the Folsom Lake baseball team was unable to score a run in nine innings of play, resulting in an 8-0 shutout loss to Cosumnes River on Sunday afternoon at CRC. 
  • Falcons fall in extra innings
    March 14, 2018
    What looked like a Folsom Lake victory turned into an extra-inning loss for the Falcons on Wednesday afternoon as host Cosumnes River rallied to tie the game in the ninth, then win it in the 11th, 6-5. 
  • Falcons stop 2-game skid with win over Delta
    March 10, 2018
    For the second week in a row, the Folsom Lake College baseball team salvaged game three of their series, this time with a 7-4 win over Delta College at Falcon Field on Saturday afternoon. 
  • Baseball gets thumped by Delta
    March 08, 2018
    The Falcons had a rough day at Delta College in Stockton on Thursday as the pitching staff gave up 17 hits and walked 16 Mustang batters, leading to a 22-2 wipeout. 
  • Falcon bats go quiet in loss at home
    March 06, 2018
    Fresh off their exciting comeback win on Sunday afternoon, the FLC baseball team hoped to ride that momentum as they hosted Delta College on Tuesday afternoon in the first of three games this week against the Mustangs.
  • Falcon bats wake up in time to avoid a sweep
    March 04, 2018
    Down 4-0 in the sixth inning with just one hit and facing a 3-game sweep by Diablo Valley, the Folsom Lake baseball team needed an offensive jolt in the worst way on Sunday afternoon. 
  • Baseball suffers second straight one-run loss
    February 28, 2018
    For the second straight day, the Folsom Lake and Diablo Valley baseball teams played a game that was decided in the final at bat. 
  • Baseball loses 2-1 in Big 8 opener
    February 27, 2018
    A good old-fashioned pitcher’s duel came down to a play at the plate on Tuesday afternoon, and when the dust settled, Falcon John Mook was out at home on a perfect throw from right field, giving Diablo Valley a tense 2-1 win over the Falcons at Falcon Field in a Big 8 Conference opener for both teams. 
  • Falcon baseball winning streak now at seven
    February 20, 2018
    As cold as the weather was on Tuesday afternoon, the Falcon bats managed to stay hot as the FLC baseball team notched their seventh consecutive win, a 15-7 victory over Mendocino at Falcon Field.
  • Falcons sweep weekend series at Mission
    February 17, 2018
    The FLC baseball team continued their winning ways with a 9-4 win at Mission College on Saturday afternoon.
  • Falcons win again, 7-4 over Mission
    February 16, 2018
    The Falcons played the first game of their weekend series at Mission College in Santa Clara on Friday afternoon and notched their fifth straight win with a 7-4 victory over the Saints.
  • Falcons improve to 8-1 with 16-9 win over Feather River
    February 13, 2018
    Big innings were prevalent on Tuesday afternoon as the FLC baseball team scored four or more runs in three different innings in their 16-9 win over Feather River College at Falcon Field. 
  • Falcon bats erupt in 8-run first as Falcons defeat Gavilan again
    February 10, 2018
    In the opening game of the afternoon doubleheader against Gavilan on Saturday, the Falcons lit up the scoreboard early with an 8-run first before winning 12-3. 
  • Another pitching gem as Falcons sweep Rams
    February 10, 2018
    In the series finale on Saturday afternoon, five Falcon pitchers combined to shut down the Rams yet again as the home team won a shortened (7-inning) game, 3-1. 
  • Falcons suffer first loss of 2018
    February 06, 2018
    The Falcons lost a close one on Tuesday night in Fresno when the Rams broke a 1-1 deadlock with three runs in the 8th inning to win, 4-1. 
  • Falcons roll to 17-10 win over Marin
    February 02, 2018
    The Falcons kept their season-opening winning streak alive as they defeated College of Marin by a touchdown, 17-10, on Friday afternoon at Falcon Field. 
  • Falcons complete opening weekend sweep with 7-2 win over Butte
    January 28, 2018
    The FLC baseball team wrapped up their season-opening series with their third win over Butte College on Sunday afternoon at Falcon Field, 7-2. 
  • Falcons smash 5 homers in 12-8 win over Butte
    January 27, 2018
    The Falcons used the long ball to earn their second win of the season on Saturday afternoon at Butte College by the score of 12-8.
  • Falcons open 2018 season with walk-off win over Butte
    January 26, 2018
    The FLC baseball team opened their 2018 season in grand style on Friday night when they came from behind twice to defeat the visiting Butte Roadrunners at Falcon Field in 11 innings, 6-5.