Gainesville Super Regional resumes at 8:08 p.m.

The Gainesville Super Regional at McKethan Stadium resumed at 8:08 p.m. after a three hour and 49-minute weather/lightning delay with No. 3 national seed Florida holding a 1-0 lead entering the bottom of the fourth inning. The game will...

Byrne, UF’s Closer to a T

By Pat Dooley Sun sports columnist It started out as a joke, just for laughs. OK, so it also brought attention to a kid who doesn't seek any. That was simply a side benefit. Rita Byrne heard from a friend who had heard...

UF close to fielding full roster

By Kevin Brockway Staff writer Florida was able to overcome an inconsistent weekend at the plate to get through the Gainesville Regional. The Gators are hopeful the return of their leadoff hitter will provide a spark to their offense heading into their...

Updated: Catching up with Mike Zunino

Special to Gatorsports.com (UPDATED, June 8) SEATTLE — After a brief demotion to the minor leagues, Mike Zunino appears to have regained his hitting stroke - and then some. The Seattle catcher and former standout at the University of Florida hit...

Gainesville Super Regional starts Saturday against Wake Forest

Special to Gatorsports.com No. 3 national seed Florida will host Wake Forest for the Gainesville Super Regional starting at 3 p.m. Saturday, the NCAA announced. Sunday's Game 2 is also scheduled for 3 p.m. The if-necessary Game 3 will be scheduled...

Gators survive, advance to NCAA Super Regional vs. Wake Forest

By Kevin Brockway Staff writer Florida is headed to the Super Regionals for the third consecutive year and seventh time in the last nine seasons. But the Gators may not have gotten there if not for a freshman stepping up and a...

UF loss to Bethune-Cookman forces deciding game: Update

By Kevin Brockway Staff writer UPDATED AT 11:24 a.m. Florida had reasons to feel confident heading into its NCAA regional matchup against Bethune-Cookman on Sunday night. Hard-throwing sophomore righty Brady Singer was on the mound for the Gators, and the Wildcats had...

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...