By Megan G. Razzetti and Tadzio Garcia
The East Los Angeles College baseball team is in new territory, second place in the South Conference Coast Conference after a 3-2 home loss to Long Beach City College yesterday.
ELAC led or was tied for first place the SCC since play began March 4.
Long Beach City College handed No. 4-ranked ELAC two consecutive losses including yesterday’s stunner at Husky Baseball Field.
The upset losses knocked the Huskies, 20-11 overall and 12-6 in the SCC, into a three-way second play tie with upstart Long Beach (15-11, 12-6) and El Camino College (20-11, 12-6).
The Huskies play in the Spring Classic Baseball Tournament April 15-16 at Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria before ending the regular season with a three-game series against Los Angeles Harbor College (14-16, 6-12) April 22-25.