UF loss to Bethune-Cookman forces deciding game: Update

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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 will play for national title after defeating Washington

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Special to Gatorsports.com OKLAHOMA CITY -- Top-seeded Florida followed the same script Sunday it brought to ASA Hall of Fame Stadium to advance to the championship series - unhittable pitching and plenty of offense in its 5-2 semifinal win over...

Florida proving hard to beat at Women’s College World Series

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Special to Gatorsports.com OKLAHOMA CITY — Florida coach Tim Walton has a simple mentality when it comes to winning games — if the other team doesn't score, his team can't lose. "I know it sounds silly, but it's obvious," Walton said....

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

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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

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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

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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 advances to WCWS semifinals with 7-0 win over LSU

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Special to Gatorsports.com OKLAHOMA CITY — Top-seeded Florida was struggling offensively entering the Women's College World Series. The Gators have put those struggles in the rearview at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium. Florida (57-8) pounded LSU 7-0 in a winner's bracket...

Top-seeded Gators roll 8-0 in Women’s World Series opener

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By Cliff Brunt The Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY — Kelly Barnhill has accomplished just about everything in her two-year career at Florida. Now she can add winning pitcher at the Women's College World Series. The sophomore gave up three hits to help...

Stingy pitching staff big reason Florida is eyeing national title

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Special to Gatorsports.com OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — If top-seeded Florida is to win its third NCAA Division I Softball championship, it will depend on its pitching staff to get there. The Gators have the luxury of sending to the circle...

Florida baseball team overcoming injury bug before regional

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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...