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Senior Stephen Kerr went 2-for-4 in the Owls loss to FGCU on Tuesday night. Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: NCAA Regional Tournament Preview

June 1, 2016

After earning the first Conference USA regular season title in program history before falling short in the postseason conference tournament, Florida Atlantic baseball will return to the diamond on Friday, June 1 to compete in its 12th NCAA Regional Tournament in program history.

Head baseball coach John McCormack's bond with his team has helped it navigate the effects of himself and junior catcher Kevin Abraham having to battle cancer this past season.  Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Beyond the Diamond

May 27, 2016

Heading into the Conference USA tournament and potentially an appearance in the NCAA regional tournament, Florida Atlantic baseball's bond as a team has never been stronger.

Baseball: Owls sweep Western Kentucky in final regular season series

Baseball: Owls sweep Western Kentucky in final regular season series

May 21, 2016

Coming into the weekend, Florida Atlantic baseball needed all three wins against the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers and a little help from other teams in the conference just for a chance at the Conference USA regular season championship.

Photo of Tyler Frank by Max Jackson | Staff Photographer. Photo of  Gunnar Lambert by Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor.

Tyler Frank versus Gunnar Lambert: comparing the numbers behind FAU baseball’s catching platoon

May 19, 2016

At this time last year, it appeared that Florida Atlantic head baseball coach John McCormack would have two experienced catchers at his disposal during the 2016 campaign.

Senior center fielder Billy Endris (left) congratulates junior second baseman Stephen Kerr after a home run against the University of Miami on April 20. Brendan Feeney | Sports Editor

Baseball: Rice and FAU split series after rain cancels tie-breaker

May 15, 2016

In a series featuring the two Owls of Conference USA, Mother Nature ultimately stood out the most, as rain lead to a postponement of one game and the cancellation of Sunday’s finale between No. 13 Rice University and No. 16 Florida Atlantic baseball.

Senior pitcher Brandon Rhodes delivers a pitch during his start on April 30 versus Southern Miss. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Baseball: Owls sweep Roadrunners

May 8, 2016

Florida Atlantic baseball swept the University of Texas at San Antonio over the weekend, outscoring the Roadrunners 21-10 over the series.

Junior shortstop CJ Chatham slides safely past the tag of University of Southern Missippi senior pitcher Jake Winston after a passed ball in the bottom of the sixth inning of the team's April 30 game. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Baseball: No. 17 FAU falls to No. 3 Miami

May 5, 2016

Following a second weather postponement between the two teams this season, No. 17 Florida Atlantic baseball (30-13) traveled to Coral Gables to take on the No. 3 University of Miami Hurricanes on Thursday night. Although FAU won its previous matchup 4-3 against the Hurricanes on April 20, Miami would even the season series at one win apiece following its 5-2 victory over the Owls.

FAU head baseball coach John McCormack talks to his players during their 2017 series against Charlotte. Ryan Lynch | Editor-in-Chief

Baseball: Head coach John McCormack receives four-year contract extension

May 3, 2016

Head baseball coach John McCormack received a four-year contract extension with Florida Atlantic Wednesday, pushing his contract through the 2020 season.

Junior Sean Labsan has found success both at the plate and on the mound this season. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Sean Labsan: Baseball’s dual threat

May 3, 2016

Perhaps no game defines Sean Labsan better than Florida Atlantic’s March 8 meeting with St. Joseph's University.

FAU players chat in the dugout during their game Saturday against the University of Southern Missouri.  Ryan Lynch| Multimedia Editor

Baseball: Owls win 2-of-3 against Conference USA leading Southern Miss

May 1, 2016

The University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles came to Boca Raton on Friday with a two-game lead over Florida Atlantic baseball and were one game ahead of Rice University, for the top spot of the Conference USA standings.

Senior right fielder Christian Dicks takes a swing during the Owls game versus Florida Gulf Coast University on April 19. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Baseball: Owls drop game against UCF

April 26, 2016

Coming off a win against Florida International University on Sunday, Florida Atlantic baseball picked up a loss against the Knights from the University of Central Florida on Tuesday night.

Junior pitcher Colyn O'Connell has recorded an ERA of 1.50 after 15 appearances this season. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Baseball, softball pitching among country’s best

April 25, 2016

Two similarities exist between Florida Atlantic’s softball and baseball team’s seasons.