Jacob Martin's two-run home run in the first inning set the tone for Mariner's 9-2 victory over East Lee County Wednesday night.
The win halts a four-game losing streak for the Tritons (6-7), who visit Cape Coral on Friday.
Trevor Wren led the Tritons offense going 3-for-3 with a double. Enrique Morales went 2-for-3 with an RBI while Frank Nater and Chris Mulvey contributed doubles to the team's 10-hit attack.
Wren pitched four innings, allowing the two runs on one hit while striking out four.
East Lee 000 20 - 2 1 1
Mariner 232 2x - 9 10 3
W - Wren (2-0). L - Cates.
2B - Wren (M), Nater (M), Mulvey (M). HR - Martin (M).
Mariner 15, East Lee County 0: Cheyenne Krolczyk got the start on the mound to earn her first win as Mariner overwhelmed East Lee County Wednesday night.
Krolczyk allowed two hits over three scoreless innings while striking out five. Alyssa Langdale, the Tritons' ace pitcher, had two hits, including a double, to lead the victory. Mariner scored multiple runs in each of the first three innings to invoke the 15-run mercy rule.
The Tritons (9-7) travel to Cape Coral on Friday.
East Lee 000 - 0 2 5
Mariner 573 - 15 6 0
W - Krolczyk (1-0). L - Roberts.
2B - Langdale (M).
Lemon Bay 7, Mariner 0
Singles - Cicchella (LB) def. Ethan Fletcher 6-4 6-1; Kappelmann (LB) def. Cole McNeely 6-4 6-2; Berry (LB) def. Shawn Chin 6-1 6-1; Fugii (LB) def. Jordan Kenney 6-2 6-0; Messina (LB) def. Kaleb McClellan 6-3 6-0.
Doubles - Cicchella-Berry (LB) def. Fletcher-McNeely
8-4; Kappelmann-Fugii (LB) def. Kenney-Chin default (injury)
Record: Mariner 6-5.
Next: Fort Myers at Mariner, Thursday
Lemon Bay 5, Mariner 0
Singles - Antonova (LB) def. Tristan Miller 6-3, 6-1; Lown (LB) def. Katia Khatskevich 6-4, 7-5; Casad (LB) def. Megan Fritz 6-1, 6-2; Vorlicek (LB) def. Holly Fritz 6-3, 6-3; Antonova (LB) def. MollyJo Fogle 6-2, 6-0.
Doubles - rained out.
Records: Mariner (10-1); Lemon Bay (10-1).
Next: Fort Myers at Mariner, Thursday.