Lynn Has Four Homers in 14-5 win over FSC in SSC Baseball ActionBOCA RATON, FL - Lynn University totaled 15 hits, including four home runs, to hand 16th-ranked Florida Southern a 14-5 defeat in the first game of a Sunshine State Conference doubleheader here Saturday at the Lynn Baseball Field. The Moccasins fall to 8-4 overall and 0-2 in the SSC while Lynn improves to 9-4 and 2-0.
Moccasins Can't Hold Early Lead and Fall to Lynn in Series Finale.BOCA RATON, FL - Lynn University used a pair of four-run innings to overcome a 3-0 deficit and down the Moccasins 10-6 in game two of a Saturday doubleheader to complete a three-game Sunshine State Conference opening series over 16th-ranked Florida Southern here at the Lynn Baseball Field.
Mauer Hits Grand Slam, but Lynn Rallies for 14-8 Win over Baseball MocsBOCA RATON, FL - Austin Mauer hit a first-inning grand slam, but 16th ranked Florida Southern couldn't hold on to the lead as Lynn rallied for a 14-8 win over the Moccasins in the Sunshine State Conference season opener for both teams. Florida Southern falls to 8-3 on the season while Lynn improves to 8-4.
Maglich His Two Homers to Power Baseball to Series Sweep at ClaflinORANGEBURG, SC - Freshman Christian Maglich slammed two home runs and added a pair of singles as 20th-ranked Florida Southern downed Claflin, 15-2 here Sunday at Mirmow Field, to complete the Moccasins' three-game sweep of the Panthers. Logan Browning and Kevin Fuller each added four RBI as Florida Southern recorded its fifth straight win.
Baseball Smashes Four More Homers in 25-7 Win at ClaflinORANGEBURG, SC – One day after clubbing five homers, 20th-ranked Florida Southern hit four more in a 25-7 rout of Claflin here Saturday at Mirmow Field. Omar Villaman, Cody Burgess, Mitch Reeves, and Evan Barnes all went deep for the Moccasins who plated the most runs in a game since defeating Warner 26-13 on March 27, 2015. Burgess, Villaman, Barnes, and Christian Maglich all had four hits as Florida Southern outhit Claflin, 20-8.
Burgess, Reeves Power Baseball to 17-1 Win At ClaflinORANGEBURG, SC – Cody Burgess slammed three home runs and Mitch Reeves hit two out as 20th-ranked Florida Southern cruised past Claflin by a 17-1 score here at Mirmow Field in the opening game of a three-game weekend series. Logan Browning got the win for the Mocs, striking out eight in 5.0 innings of work.
Walsh Strikes Out 10 as Mocs Blank Mount Olive, 1-0LAKELAND – Jake Walsh struck out 10 batters over 8.0 shutouts innings, retiring the last 19 batters he faced in order as 20th-ranked Florida Southern squeezed by No. 33 Mount Olive, 1-0, in college baseball here Sunday at Henley Field.
Baseball Makes Schedule Changes for Claflin SeriesGame times for the Florida Southern College baseball series at Claflin University in Orangeburg, SC have been all moved to a 1 p.m. start time. Claflin is in the process on installing new lights at the baseball field, but the project will be complete in time for the FSC series.
Baseball Pushes Two Across in 11th to Take Game One, 5-3, at West FloridaPENSACOLA, FL – Omar Villaman and Mitch Reeves hit back-to-back doubles in the top of the 11th inning to power No. 20 Florida Southern to a 5-3 victory at 19th-ranked West Florida in game one of a Saturday doubleheader here at Jim Spooner Field. Villaman had four hits for the Moccasins while Logan Browning added three and both scored twice for the now 2-0 Moccasins.
Sierra's Three-Run Blast Lifts Mocs to 5-2 Win Over West Florida in Season OpenerPENSACOLA, FL – Senior Jason Sierra clubbed a three-run home run to key a four-run fifth inning as Florida Southern came back from a 2-1 deficit to defeat West Florida, 5-3, here at Jim Spooner Field on the UWF campus Friday in the season opener for both teams. Logan Browning got the win for the Moccasins while Cameron Hanes took the save.
Reeves Named to NCWBA Preseason All-South First TeamMoccasin Mitch Reeves has been named to the Division II Preseason All-South Region First-Team as announced by the National Collegiate Baseball Writer's Association. Reeves was named as the third baseman on the squad, although the senior will move to the outfield for Coach Lance Niekro's Moccasins.
Moccasins Picked to Finish Third in Preseason SSC Baseball PollMELBOURNE - Florida Southern College has been picked to finish third in the Sunshine State Conference preseason poll released today. The poll was voted upon by the league head coaches. The Moccasins share the number three spot with Lynn, while Nova Southeastern University holds down the top spot, followed by the University of Tampa.
Niekro Announces 2017 Baseball Schedule: Mocs to Play 23 Home GamesLAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern baseball head coach Lance Niekro has announced the 2017 schedule for his Moccasins and FSC fans will be treated to 23 home games at historic Henley Field. In addition to the Moccasins' 49-game schedule, Florida Southern will face the Detroit Tigers in the two teams' annual Spring Training Clash on Feb. 23. The game will be the first played at the newly-renovated Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium, Spring Training home of the Tigers.