CARY, N.C. - Imagine being 17 years old and playing minor league baseball. Millions dream of one day being paid to play baseball, and Tindall had made it. Drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 17th round of the 2009 Major League Baseball June Amateur Draft, he was assigned to the organization’s rookie league affiliate in the Gulf Coast League. Read the full story.
CARY, N.C. – The University of Tampa Spartans baseball team knocked off the Henderson St. Reddies by a 5-2 score en route to the NCAA Championship game. The Thursday afternoon victory signals the Spartans’ second trip to the title game in just three years, as Head Coach Joe Urso led Tampa to a National Championship in 2013. Read the full story.
CARY, N.C. – The University of Tampa Spartans baseball team (40-13) defeated the Mercyhurst University Lakers by a 3-1 score to advance to the NCAA Division II Final Four. The Tuesday evening victory came at the hands of Spartans’ senior LHP Chase Sparkman, who tossed a nine-inning complete game. Read the full story.
MELBOURNE, Fla. (Baseball) – One of 18 among all divisions across the NCAA, and the lone representative from the Sunshine State Conference, Florida Tech center fielder Kevin Wortman has been selected as a finalist for the 2015 TD Ameritrade Fan’s Choice Award, announced Tuesday. Read the full story.
CARY, N.C. – The American Baseball Coaches Association announced its 2015 ABCA Division II All-American and Gold Glove Teams on Monday at the NCAA Division II Baseball Championship. In all, the ABCA named six Sunshine State Conference athletes to All-American teams. Read the full story.