Sophomore Austin Gomber is one of two weekend starting pitchers to return for the 2013 season
Dec. 20, 2012
Boca Raton, FL - The Florida Atlantic University baseball team will begin the 2013 season recognized among the nation’s premier teams. The Owls received votes in the Collegiate Baseball preseason poll, and were the top-ranked Sun Belt Conference team.
FAU is coming off its second regular-season conference title in the last three seasons. The team posted a 32-22 record and a 19-8 league record in 2012.
Head Coach John McCormack returns six position starters and two top starting pitchers for the 2013 season, which begins Friday, February 15 against the University of Cincinnati.
The Owls had a successful fall preseason practice. Learn more here.
Four of FAU’s 2013 non-conference opponents were ranked among the Collegiate Baseball preseason Top 40 poll. Six more teams on the schedule received votes in the poll.
See Florida Atlantic’s 2013 season schedule here.
The Owls play all their home games at the FAU Baseball Stadium, 777 Glades Road on the Boca Raton campus. Season tickets are available by contacting the FAU Ticket Office at 1-866-FAU-OWLS.