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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Florida advances thanks to solid pitching in 5-1 win over USF in 12

By Kevin Brockway Staff writer With its bats silent for most of the game, Florida needed to find any way it could to score on Saturday night against USF. Courtesy of freshman Blake Reese and a gutty effort from sophomore righty reliever...

Kowar Power: Gators give Sunday starter a shot to open Regional

By Kevin Brockway Staff writer Hard-throwing sophomore righty Jackson Kowar is relishing his opportunity to start Florida's regional opener tonight against Marist at McKethan Stadium. But for Kowar, it also will serve as a reminder of what he's overcome to get to...

Gators get past Marist at Gainesville Regional

By Kevin Brockway Staff writer Florida sophomore closer Michael Byrne said he approached Friday night like he would a normal save situation -- throw strikes, get ahead in the count. But there was little normal about what Byrne had to accomplish Friday...

Florida baseball team overcoming injury bug before regional

By Kevin Brockway Staff writer Through an injury-filled season, Florida managed to play well enough to secure home field in the both the Regionals and Super Regionals of the Division I baseball tournament. The Gators still won't be at full strength when...