Thursday, June 21, 2018

FSU Seminoles

With starting QB Josh Jackson’s status resolved, FSU will open against full-strength Hokies

With starting QB Josh Jackson’s status resolved, FSU will open against full-strength Hokies

Florida State's primetime opener against Virginia Tech looks a little tougher now than it did a few days ago.Hokies starting quarterback Josh Jackson has had his academic eligibility resolved and remains on the team, the Roanoke Times reported Tuesda...
Published: 06/19/18
Willie Taggart comes clean on the origin of ‘Do Something’

Willie Taggart comes clean on the origin of ‘Do Something’

During his question-and-answer session with more than 500 Manatee-Sarasota boosters Monday evening, FSU's Willie Taggart was peppered with the normal inquiries about recruiting, offensive scheme and the Seminoles' quarterback derby.All well and good....
Published: 06/12/18
FSU football coach Willie Taggart gets local hero’s welcome

FSU football coach Willie Taggart gets local hero’s welcome

SARASOTA — He slithered and scrambled his way into the local consciousness in the fall of 1991.Manatee High's Willie Taggart, 145 pounds in a sopping jersey, suddenly found himself with the keys to the Hurricanes' ruthlessly efficient opti...
Published: 06/11/18
Updated: 06/12/18
When Willie Taggart filled in for Tommie Frazier at Manatee High

When Willie Taggart filled in for Tommie Frazier at Manatee High

It would have been easy — expected, even — for Willie Taggart to be nervous when he started in place of the injured Tommie Frazier as Manatee High's starting quarterback in 1991.Nope. Taggart wasn't, even though he was the first...
Published: 06/12/18
Florida State’s Jessica Warren lives ‘every senior’s dream’ with Women’s College World Series title

Florida State’s Jessica Warren lives ‘every senior’s dream’ with Women’s College World Series title

OKLAHOMA CITY — Jessie Warren’s career finished just the way she envisioned it. On Monday night, Florida State’s star third baseman made perhaps the play of her career, a diving catch and throw for a double play that helped preserve a 1-0 win over Wa...
Updated one month ago
Locals lead the way for FSU in women’s College World Series

Locals lead the way for FSU in women’s College World Series

Florida State had a difficult — and long — road to make the championship series of the Women's College World Series for the first time.After losing their opening game to UCLA, the Seminoles had to win out to get to the final. FSU did just...
Updated one month ago
Tampa Bay players power FSU to softball World Series final

Tampa Bay players power FSU to softball World Series final

Florida State beat UCLA twice Sunday in the Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City, advancing to face Washington in the best-of-three championship series starting Monday night (7, ESPN).Elizabeth Mason, a freshman from Gaither, hit a three-run...
Updated one month ago
Florida State makes Women’s College World Series final

Florida State makes Women’s College World Series final

OKLAHOMA CITY — Florida State defeated UCLA twice Sunday to advance to the Women's College World Series championship series.The Seminoles won the second game 12-6 after winning the first 3-1. The Bruins (58-7) needed just one win to advance bec...
Updated one month ago
Florida State out of NCAA baseball tournament

Florida State out of NCAA baseball tournament

TALLAHASSEE — Elijah MacNamee hit a three-run homer to leftfield with two outs in the ninth, and Mississippi State beat Florida State 3-2 on Saturday to eliminate the No. 7 national seed from the NCAA Tournament's Tallahassee Region.Jake Magnum...
Updated one month ago
Josh Ball no longer on FSU football roster

Josh Ball no longer on FSU football roster

Starting offensive lineman Josh Ball is no longer on the Florida State football roster.Ball has been removed from the team's website and is "not in good standing with Florida State University," according to a school spokesman.FSU declined to comment ...
Updated one month ago
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