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Junior Colyn O’Connell was one of five FAU players selected during the 2016 MLB Draft. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor.

Baseball: Five Owls selected in 2016 MLB Draft

June 12, 2016

Five Florida Atlantic baseball players were selected during the 2016 Major League Baseball Draft.

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.

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 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.

Freshman pitcher Nick Swan pitched four innings during his start against FGCU Tuesday night. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Baseball: Owls split season series with 5-2 victory over FGCU

April 19, 2016

After losing its initial meeting of the year to Florida Gulf Coast University on April 12 in a 3-2,11-inning game, Florida Atlantic baseball had a chance to draw even in its season series against the Eagles Tuesday night.

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.

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.

Senior right fielder Brett Lashley slides into third base during the Owls' 13-6 exhibition loss to the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Baseball: Owls can’t hold onto late lead against MLB’s St. Louis Cardinals

March 2, 2016

Florida Atlantic baseball appeared to have a victory in-hand in Wednesday’s exhibition game against Major League Baseball’s St. Louis Cardinals before an eighth inning implosion cost them the win.