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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.

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.

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.

Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: FAU bats explode in 11th inning of first extra-inning game of the season against UCF

April 6, 2016

Florida Atlantic senior right fielder Brett Lashley started a scoreless 11th inning by cracking a single to the left field, bringing home sophomore catcher Gunnar Lambert as part of five-run inning at the top of the 11th for FAU.

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.

Shortstop CJ Chatham (10) laughs as the sprinklers come on by accident during the sixth inning of FAU's 10-8 loss to the Florida Gators on Feb. 24, 2015. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Baseball: No. 19 Owls fall to No. 1 Florida Gators

March 23, 2016

Florida Atlantic junior second baseman Stephen Kerr led off the game in an ideal way against the consensus No. 1 ranked University of Florida Gators, taking the game’s second pitch over the left field wall for a lead-off home run.

Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: No. 15 Owls follow Friday loss with two wins over Middle Tennessee

March 20, 2016

Florida Atlantic baseball followed a loss to open conference play with two straight victories over the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders.

FAU junior second basemen Stephen Kerr runs toward third base and eventually home on

a single from junior CJ Chatham during the top of fourth inning versus the St. Louis Cardinals on March 2.  Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Baseball: FAU battles Rutgers in a grind out series, winning two of three games

March 13, 2016

On the heels of sweeping Saint Joseph University as part of a two-game series on Wednesday, March 9, Florida Atlantic baseball continued its homestand in Boca Raton, taking on the Rutgers University Scarlet Knights.

Nick Swan congratulates a teammate crossing home plate in a game earlier this season. Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: Winning weekend follows forgettable Friday

March 6, 2016

Florida Atlantic baseball scored eight runs in the bottom of the ninth inning in Friday’s loss to Georgetown, but took Saturday and Sunday’s games over the Hoyas by a score of 6-0 and 14-2 respectively.