The Garrett Lakers used a 7 run first inning, a 4 run 7th inning and a clutch relief appearance from Doug Pollock to defeat Allegany College of MD 12-9 at the Rock on Thursday afternoon. In the first inning the Lakers had RBI singles from Cody Hammond, Tyler Dobie and Winn Allen. With the score 3-0, Zach Seibel hit a 3-run home run over the left field fence to make the score 6-0. Doug Pollock added another RBI single in the inning to make it 7-0. In the 5th inning the Trojans used three walks and four errors by the Lakers to take a 9-7 lead. That's all the Trojans would get the rest of the day. Pollock came in relief and threw 4.1 innings giving up no runs and striking out 4 to earn the win on the mound. The Lakers got a run in the 6th when Tyler Dobie drew a bases loaded walk and scored 4 more times in the 7th on RBI's by Pollock, Tyler Ray and Hammond. With the win the Lakers clinched the 5th seed in the region XX tournament starting Tuesday May 9th.