IMPERIAL — The Imperial Valley College baseball team lost a 5-3 heartbreaker to Grossmont College in Pacific Coast Conference play here Thursday.
IVC was up 3-2 until a three-run sixth inning by Grossmont was enough to hand the Arabs their seventh PCC loss of the season.
Ricky Guzman took the loss for IVC, giving up 10 hits over nine innings.
A two-run double by Alfredo Vasquez gave the Arabs the lead in the fifth inning.
Gabe Ortiz finished 2-for-4 with an RBI for IVC.
The Arabs (7-11 overall, 4-7 PCC) play at Southwestern College in Chula Vista at noon Saturday.