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Owls junior Shortstop CJ Chatham (10) swings at a pitch from Dirtbags pitcher Chris Mathewson (27) during FAU’s first game of the NCAA Regional Tournament. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Baseball: MLB Draft watch list

June 9, 2016

The Florida Atlantic baseball season just ended on Sunday, marking the start of the offseason for most players on the team. For a select few members of the team, their focus will shift toward the next chapter of their lives with the potential to be selected in the MLB Amateur Draft.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Junior shortstop CJ Chatham takes a swing during the Owls' game versus the No. 1 ranked Miami Hurricanes last Wednesday. Brendan Feeney | Sports Editor

Baseball: Owls avoid being swept at FIU

April 24, 2016

Florida Atlantic baseball avoided being swept at Florida International University with a win in the series’ final game on Sunday.

The lone senior starting pitcher on the team, senior Brendon Rhodes has four wins this season. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Baseball: Midseason report card

April 22, 2016

College baseball has reached the midway point of the season and Florida Atlantic’s team sits in a first-place tie for the Conference USA lead and is ranked No. 12 in the nation, according to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.

Esteban Puerta catches a fly ball at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida during the 2016 season. The redshirt junior hit a grand slam in the Owls 13-1 victory over Florida Gulf Coast University on Tuesday night. Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: FAU wins 2-of-3 at Marshall over weekend

April 17, 2016

Florida Atlantic baseball won two of its three games on the road this weekend at Marshall University.

Senior second baseman Stephen Kerr fouls off a pitch during the Owls game versus the Saint Louis Cardinals on March 2, 2016. Ryan Lynch | Outgoing Editor

Baseball: Owls lose first series of season to Charlotte

April 10, 2016

Florida Atlantic baseball dropped 2-of-3 games against the Charlotte 49ers in a series that saw 57 total runs cross home plate.

FAU senior left fielder Christian Dicks runs to catch a fly ball early in the Owls’ matchup
against the Cardinals on March 2. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Baseball: Owls sweep second straight Conference USA series versus Old Dominion

April 3, 2016

Florida Atlantic baseball swept Old Dominion University in Virginia this weekend to win its eighth straight conference game.

Shortstop C.J Chatham (10) high fives rightfielder Brendon Sanger (23) as he scores the tying run in the top of the eighth during the Owls 5-3 win over the university of Miami on Feb. 18, 2015. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Baseball: Owls fly through rain, UAB

March 26, 2016

The Florida Atlantic baseball team sat through a rain out on Friday and a rain delay on Saturday, but still managed to sweep the University of Alabama at Birmingham Blazers to stay at the top of the Conference USA standings.