SERIES THREAD: FAU vs. FGCU - February 23 & March 5, 7 & 30, 2021
🎶Another one bites the dust!🎶— FAU Owl's Nest (@FAU_Owls_Nest) March 7, 2021
The Owls chase two FGCU pitchers out of the game and put six runners across the plate and were not even done with the first inning yet! Keep it up, Owls!#FGCU 0 - #FAU 6 | B1 | @LealLaw pic.twitter.com/LczrzJ7Hye
OWLS WIN!!! 🎉🎉| #FAU 14 - #FGCU 9#FAU defeats #FGCU in an absolute thriller, moving to 8-2 on the season!— FAU Owl's Nest (@FAU_Owls_Nest) March 7, 2021
Sam Low: 4-4, 5 RBIs
B.J. Murray: 3-4, 3 RBIs@NSchanuel: 2-3, 2 RBIs
NEXT: Tue. Mar. 9 @ UM, 6PM pic.twitter.com/e1Kw9HqBOX
- Sam Low was dominant in this game, hitting 4-4 with 5 RBIs, including a grand slam that gave the Owls the insurance runs they needed to win the ball game.
- B.J. Murray hit 3-4 and drove in three runs, including a two-run home run.
- Nolan Schanuel was on his game today, hitting 2-3 with two RBIs.
- Wilfredo Alvarez was solid at the plate, hitting 3-4 and driving in one run.
- Javi Rivera got his first win of the season. He only allowed one hit, no walks, and no runs with two strikeouts in two innings of work.
- Bobby Morgensen is questionable to return to the lineup for Tuesday's game against Miami, while Jacob Josey is slated to return to the rotation next week vs Indiana State per Coach Mac.
"The mindset was to win: to get back out there and reel it back in. We did a good job at that, getting six runs in the first. We did exactly what we needed to do." -head coach John McCormack
The Owls will be back in action on Tuesday, March 9th at the University of Miami. First pitch will be at 6:00 p.m. and the game will be broadcast on ACCN+.
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