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Florida baseball edges LSU in SEC Tournament: The Gators overcame an early 3-0 deficit to best LSU 4-3 on Wednesday night. Florida advances in the winner's bracket and now faces Arkansas tonight in the late game, scheduled to start at approximately 9:00 p.m. (Daniel Apple, Florida Gators)
#Gators freshman Tommy Mace in his two SEC starts (13 1/3 IP, 6 H, 4 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 9 SO, 1.35 ERA)— Scott Carter (@GatorsScott) May 24, 2018
JJ Schwarz reportedly has broken hand: Florida's senior captain will miss at least the SEC Tournament and possibly more. (Thomas Goldkamp, 247Sports)
JJ Schwarz will not play this week, Sully says he’s “day-to-day” after that. Wouldn’t rule him out for the Regional.— Nick de la Torre (@NickdelaTorreGC) May 24, 2018
Brady Singer will throw a bullpen Saturday and a bullpen Wednesday to get ready for the Gainesville Regional.— Nick de la Torre (@NickdelaTorreGC) May 24, 2018
Not goin to throw in Hoover
Kelly Barnhill and Amanda Lorenz named USA Softball Player of the Year finalists: Two of the final four nominees for the honor are Gators. Barnhill won the title last season, and was only the seond Gator to ever do so. (Herb Brooks, Florida Gators)
Profile of Florida catcher Janell Wheaton: The senior is a tough and reliable teammate. (Pat Dooley, Gainesville Sun)
Putting in the work every day to keep our story going! ☀️ pic.twitter.com/2fzlryGmj2— Gators Softball (@GatorsSB) May 23, 2018
Defensive back recruiting updates: The nation's No. 1 cornerback, five-star Derek Stingley, Jr., will offially visit the Gators and four-star Jaden Davis, who was at UF last weekend and counts Florida among his finalists, is pushing back his decision date. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)
SEC Country shutting down June 30th: I'd be remiss not to note that SEC Country, which publishes a great deal of content and from whom I link a piece in CAB near daily, will be no more after next month. (Mark Heim, AL.com)
Well, since the news is out there, SEC Country is closing up shop on June 30. Stunning for all involved, but nothing in this business is ever a true surprise. Have been on the road last month compiling #Gators feature stories. Only seems right to use my last month writing them.— Ryan Young (@RyanYoungSEC) May 23, 2018
Next month will be my last at SEC Country. Thank you all for the calls and messages today.— Zach Abolverdi (@ZachAbolverdi) May 23, 2018
Proud of what we accomplished at @SECCountryUF and sitewide since 2015 with @RyanYoungSEC and our team of writers, editors and sales reps.
Looking forward to my next chapter.
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