The Cavaliers hit three home runs to take game one of a doubleheader on Saturday.
John Sansone drives in a career-high four runs and ties a career-high with three hits in the win.
The Seminoles drop their first ACC series of the season.
Freshman DJ Stewart drives in a career-high six runs as the Noles roll in the second game of the doubleheader.
The Seminoles take advantage of two Hatter errors in the eighth to post a come-from-behind victory.
2013: Made 12 relief appearances during his sophomore campaign...did not record a win or loss while posting a 6.10 ERA...tallied 10.1 innings of work with 10 strikeouts...worked a season-high 2.0 shutout innings in a Florida State victory over Presbyterian (3/5)...held the opposition scoreless in his first five relief appearances - a span covering 5.1 innings of work...struck out a season-high two three times including two in an inning vs. Duke and two more in 1.1 innings against Clemson.
2012: Appeared in 22 games - all in relief - in his first season with the Seminoles...compiled 27 strikeouts in 22.2 innings of work...went 0-1 with a 7.15 ERA...helped preserve four of the seven shutouts registered by the Seminole pitching staff in 2012...first collegiate appearance came on opening day against Hofstra (2/17) - allowed a run on one hit and a walk as he struck out one in an inning of work...recorded at least one strikeout in his first 10 appearances...threw 2.0 shutout innings at UCF (3/7) as he finished with two strikeouts...worked a career-high 3.0 innings at Florida (3/13)...struck out a career-high four batters in game one of a doubleheader at Clemson (5/14)...fanned three in 1.2 scoreless innings at Wake Forest (3/24)...pitched twice in the ACC Tournament and worked a combined 1.1 innings...pitched a scoreless inning against Georgia Tech (5/23) with two strikeouts, while allowing a run on one hit in 0.1 innings against Virginia (5/26)...appeared in the second game against Arizona (6/21) at the College World Series and faced two batters...played summer ball with the Sanford River Rats of the Florida Collegiate League.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played baseball all four years at Clay High School; member of the basketball team as a freshman and sophomore...posted a 9-1 record on the mound en route to earning first team All-District and All-State honors...named a first team All-District honoree as a junior after recording an 8-1 mark.
PERSONAL: Full name is Ronald Kyle Bird...son of Ron and Mariann Bird...transferred to Flagler College following his sophomore season...born April 12, 1993.