Gulf Coast teed off on Island Coast pitching for 16 base hits, including four for extra bases, in a 13-4 lopsided victory Thursday night.
Island Coast scored all four of its runs in the first inning to tie the game at 4-4, but the Sharks piled on the runs the rest of the way. Josh Deering took the loss for the Gators.
Cole Ondrejka contributed three hits and F.T. Corso two hits for the Gators (6-4), who host South Fort Myers Friday night.
Gulf Coast 430 102 3 - 13 16 3
Island Coast 400 000 0 - 4 7 2
W - Zimmerman. L - Deering (1-2).
2B - Cosmo (GC), Blanco (GC), Caple (GC), n. Rodriguez (IC). HR - Capel (GC).
North Fort Myers 14, South Fort Myers 0: Alynn Kayatta stroked a two-run double in the second inning to highlight the second three-run rally as North Fort Myers blasted South Fort Myers Thursday night.
The Red Knights finished with 14 base hits and had five players collecting two hits apiece, led by Kayatta, Kaylee Morgan, Katelyn Kelly, Sarah Waitekus and Melinda Thirion. Kayatta finished with three RBI and Morgan four RBI.
Waitekus got the win on the mound, allowing two hits and striking out eight.
The Knights (7-3) host Cypress Lake Friday night.
North FM 330 125 - 14 14 0
South FM 000 000 - 0 2 1
W - Waitekus (2-2). L - Duguay.
2B - Kayatta (NFM) 2, Morgan (NFM).
Ida Baker 6, Estero 1
Singles - Matt Harrison (IB) def. Gianni Hinkson 6-2, 6-4; Chris Carrillo (IB) def. Jacen Hinkson 6-4, 7-6 (10-7); Brandt Williamson (IB) def. Denver Mortenson 6-0, 6-0; Jordan Diggs (IB) def. Andres Chevalier 6-3, 6-1; Drayton Diggs (IB) def. Austin Young 6-2, 6-3.
Doubles - Hinkson-Hinkson (E) def. Harrison-Williamson 8-3; J. Diggs-Lucas Wiles (IB) def. Carson Young-Patrick Shipman 8-2.
Record: Ida Baker 8-0.
Next: Baker at Fort Myers, Tuesday.