Baseball - Archives 2016
For the second time this month the Florida State baseball team earned national attention for its 2015-16 recruiting class when it ranked fifth in D1baseball.com's rankings.
Dylan Busby had a solid afternoon for FSU as he went 1-3 at the plate and scored four runs. He launched a home run over the left field wall in the second inning to account for the only extra base hit.
The Florida State baseball team completes fall practice with a scrimmage against Ontario Blue Jays on Monday, Oct. 19 held at Mike Martin Field inside Dick Howser Stadium
Sophomore Taylor Walls had three singles and a two RBI to lead Team Gold to a 4-0 victory over Team Garnet on Friday evening at Mike Martin Field at Dick Howser Stadium.
John Sansone drives home Taylor Walls for the first score of the game before Donovan Petrey adds a double to make for decisive 3-0 advantage.
Florida State is slated to square-off against seven schools from the Sunshine State for a total of 16 games.
It is the second time in as many seasons that Baseball America has ranked the Seminoles recruiting class top 10, following a preseason ranking of 10th for 2014-15.
The first game will take place on Thursday, Oct. 15 with first pitch at 3 p.m. That will be followed by a second contest on Oct. 16 at 6 p.m.
The incoming class features nine freshmen, two junior college transfers and two collegiate transfers.
The Florida State baseball team begins its first day of fall practice on Monday which will include a pair of Garnet & Gold contests and an exhibition game with the Ontario Blue Jays
There has been a long standing tradition at Florida State for over two decades after a shutout by the football team.
Six Seminoles played in the championship finals of their respective summer league teams.