FMCC baseball splits doubleheader

JOHNSTOWN – The Fulton-Montgomery Community College baseball team split a doubleheader with Schenectady County Community College on Saturday,

In the first game, the Raiders posted a 5-4 win over the Royals.

Matt Snyder earned the win on the mound for FMCC, striking out 14 and pitching a complete-game two-hitter.

Dylan Pechtel was 1-for-3 with two RBIs for the Raiders.

Amsterdam graduate Ryan Brinkman took the loss on the mound for the Royals.

In the second game, Schenectady County (9-4 overall) scored eight times in the seventh inning on its way to a 16-4 win over FMCC.

Avery Ford was 2-for-3 with two RBIs for the Raiders.

FMCC (5-10 overall, 1-1 MVC) will travel to Schenectady County today for a doubleheader beginning at 2 p.m.

First Game

FMCC 5, Schenectady County 4

Schenectady County102 001 0 – 4 2 2

FMCC100 130 x – 5 7 1

Brinkman and Paskevich; Snyder and Melendez.

Second Game

Schenectady County 16, FMCC 4

Schenectady County010 241 8 – 16 14 2

FMCC020 020 0 – 4 4 4

Breen and Berrett; Pontari, Holmes (5), Gravel (7), Mendez (7) and Strong.