2007-08 Headlines

June 27, 2008
FORMER SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL PLAYER SHANE BURIFF ENJOYING SUCCESS AFTER SIGNING AS FREE AGENT WITH CHICAGO WHITE SOX
Lefty is 2-0 in Two Appearances With Bristol Sox of the Appalachian League

June 23, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY NAMES RUSS MCNICKLE HEAD BASEBALL COACH
McNickle Joins Lions After Successful Stints as Assistant Coach at Top DI and DII Schools

June 7, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL PLAYER BRAULIO PARDO SELECTED BY L.A. ANGELS IN MLB DRAFT
Lion Catcher Selected in 12th Round With Pick No. 379 Overall

May 22, 2008
THREE SAINT LEO BASEBALL PLAYERS NAMED NCBWA ALL-SOUTH REGION SECOND TEAM
Jonathan Duncan, T.J. Alonzo and Braulio Pardo Follow Up All-SSC Honors With All-Region Accolades

May 14, 2008
TRIO OF SAINT LEO BASEBALL PLAYERS NAMED FIRST TEAM ALL-SUNSHINE STATE CONFERENCE
Jonathan Duncan, T.J. Alonzo and Braulio Pardo Represent Lions in All-SSC Team

May 12, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL PLAYER REID TILSON NAMED SSC PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Righty Recorded Victory in SSC Series Opener at Nova Southeastern, Ending Sharks? SSC Title Hopes

May 6, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SPLITS SSC DOUBLEHEADER WITH NOVA SOUTHEASTERN TO CONCLUDE 2008 SEASON
Lions Reach 30 Wins With Victory in Seven-Inning Second Game, Winning SSC Series Over Sharks

May 5, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM EDGES NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY 13-9 IN 12 INNINGS
Lions Come From Behind to Edge Sharks in SSC Series Opener

April 27, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM KNOCKS OFF FLAGLER COLLEGE 6-3 TO WIN NON-CONFERENCE SERIES
Senior Starter Carter Clements Throws Complete-Game, as Lions Win Series

April 26, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SPLITS NON-CONFERENCE DOUBLEHEADER AT FLAGLER COLLEGE
Lions Edged 2-1 in Opener Before Earning Split With 16-3 Win in Game Two

April 23, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM DOWNED 8-1 BY NO. 15 VALDOSTA STATE IN NON-CONFERENCE ROAD GAME
Yunior Tabares and Brandin Daniel Only Lions Able to Deliver Multiple-Hits

April 19, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SWEPT BY NO. 5 UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA IN SSC DOUBLEHEADER
Spartans Sweep Weekend Series With 16-11 Win in Game One and 9-8 Win in 10-Inning Game Two

April 18, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM EDGED 3-2 BY NO. 5 UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA IN SSC SERIES OPENER
Spartans Outlast Lions in Pitchers' Duel

April 15, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM DEFEATS ROLLINS COLLEGE 9-1 FOR FOURTH WIN IN LAST FIVE GAMES
Lions Even Road Record at 6-6 With Big Seventh and Eighth Innings

April 12, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SWEEPS BARRY UNIVERSITY IN SSC DOUBLEHEADER
Lions Total Nine Home Runs in Two Games, as They Take Two Out of Three in Weekend Series

April 11, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM FALLS 3-1 TO BARRY UNIVERSITY IN SSC SERIES OPENER
Bucs Get Strong Pitching Performance From Starter Bobby Hernandez to Take First Game of Series

April 8, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM DEFEATS VALDOSTA STATE 4-0 IN NON-CONFERENCE ACTION
Lions End Six-Game Losing Streak With Shutout of Visiting Blazers

April 7, 2008
SAINT LEO BASEBALL GAME VS. ROLLINS CANCELLED

April 5, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SWEPT BY FLORIDA SOUTHERN IN SUNSHINE STATE CONFERENCE DOUBLEHEADER
Mocs Use Late Inning Heroics to Sweep Lions in Twin Bill

March 29, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SWEPT BY LYNN UNIVERSITY IN SSC DOUBLEHEADER
Fighting Knights Sweep Three-Game Series With Two Big Wins

March 28, 2008
SAINT LEO BASEBALL FALLS 4-3 FIRST GAME OF SSC SERIES WITH LYNN UNIVERSITY
Jason Hamm Collects Three Hits In Lions Defeat

March 25, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SHUT OUT 5-0 BY VISITING FLORIDA SOUTHERN COLLEGE
Lions Blanked for Just Second Time This Year in Non-Conference Game

March 22, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM DEFEATS ROLLINS COLLEGE 24-12 IN SSC SLUGFEST
Second Game of Doubleheader Cancelled Due to Rain; Make-Up TBA

March 21, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM DOWNED 12-6 BY ROLLINS COLLEGE IN SSC SERIES OPENER
Tars Jump to Early Lead to Take First Game of Three-Game Weekend Series From Lions

March 17, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL PLAYER YUNIOR TABARES NAMED SUNSHINE STATE CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Senior Batted .444 With 13 RBI and Four Homers, as Saint Leo Went 4-1 Last Week

March 16, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM OUTSLUGS ECKERD COLLEGE 26-12 IN SSC SERIES FINALE
Lions Homer Eight Times, and All Nine Starters Have Multiple-Hits to Lead Team to Series Win

March 15, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SPLITS SSC DOUBLEHEADER WITH ECKERD COLLEGE
Lions Earn Split of Twin Bill With Victory in Seven-Inning Second Game

March 14, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL GAME VERSUS ECKERD COLLEGE CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN
Teams Will Make-Up Game on Sunday at Noon; Saturday's Doubleheader to be Played at 1:00 p.m. as Scheduled

March 12, 2008
NO. 29 SAINT LEO BASEBALL TEAM DEFEATS WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY 10-5 FOR NINTH WIN IN LAST 10 GAMES
Yunior Tabares Goes 3-for-5 With 5 RBI and 2 Home Runs to Lead Lions to Win

March 11, 2008
NO. 29 SAINT LEO BASEBALL TEAM SHUTS OUT BENTLEY COLLEGE 2-0
Back-to-Back Homers by Alonzo and Tabares in Seventh Inning Seal Win

March 8, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SPLITS SSC DOUBLEHEADER AT FLORIDA TECH
Lions Take Two Out of Three in Opening Conference Series of 2008 Season

March 7, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM OPENS SUNSHINE STATE CONFERENCE PLAY WITH 26-6 WIN AT FLORIDA TECH
Big First Inning Propels Lions to First SSC Win of the Season in Series Opener With Panthers

March 5, 2008
SAINT LEO BASEBALL TEAM SWEEPS THE COLLEGE OF SAINT ROSE IN DOUBLEHEADER
Lions Extend Winning Streak to Five Games With Conference Opener on the Horizon

March 2, 2008
SAINT LEO BASEBALL TEAM SWEEPS MERRIMACK COLLEGE IN NON-CONFERENCE DOUBLEHEADER
Yunior Tabares Leads the Way With 6 RBI, as Lions Sweep Visiting Warriors

March 1, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SPLITS DOUBLEHEADER WITH SAINT ANSELM COLLEGE
T.J. Alonzo Goes Combined 3-for-9 With 5 RBI, While Yunior Tabares and Jonathan Duncan Collect 4 RBI Apiece

February 25, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL PLAYER BOBBY MUNOZ NAMED SSC PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Munoz Hit Safely in Five Contests This Week, Finishing With Eight RBI

February 24, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM DOWNED 3-1 BY WHEELING JESUIT UNIVERSITY
Kyle Hobbs Goes 3-for-4; T.J. Alonzo Hits Team-Leading Ninth Home Run

February 23, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SPLITS DOUBLEHEADER WITH CONCORDIA-ST. PAUL
T.J. Alonzo and Bobby Munoz Each go a Combined 4-for-6 in First Day of Action at Gene Cusic Classic

February 20, 2008
SAINT LEO BASEBALL PUSHES WINNING STREAK TO SEVEN AFTER VICTORY OVER BENTLEY COLLEGE
Bobby Munoz drives in four in Lions victory

February 19, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM PUSHES WIN STREAK TO SIX WITH 12-6 WIN AT ECKERD COLLEGE
Lions Pound Out 16 Hits En Route to Six Straight Win, as Duncan and Pardo Deliver 3 RBI Apiece

February 16, 2008
SAINT LEO BASEBALL TEAM FINISHES SWEEP OF PALM BEACH ATLANTIC IN DOUBLEHEADER ACTION
The Lions Improve to 7-3 on the season, Stretching Winning Streak to Five

February 15, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM DEFEATS PALM BEACH ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY 8-2
Ryan Clark Tosses Gem, as Lions Push Winning Streak to Three With Victory in First Game of Three-Game Series

February 10, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM OVERPOWERS UNIVERSITY OF WEST FLORIDA 24-12
Bobby Munoz and Brandin Daniel Lead Hit Parade, as Lions Rout Argonauts

February 9, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SPLITS PAIR OF GAMES
Lions Fall 7-4 to Lynn in Conclusion of Friday?s Contest, Then Defeat Nova Southeastern 9-5

February 8, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL GAMES IN SOUTH FLORIDA WASHED OUT
Lions Trailed Lynn 5-0 in Fourth and Will Continue Game Tomorrow at Nova Southeastern; Game Versus Barry Cancelled

February 6, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM OUTLASTS ECKERD COLLEGE IN 10-INNING THRILLER
Five Lions Register Multiple-Hit Games, as Saint Leo Picks Up Second Win of 2008

February 2, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM SPLITS NON-CONFERENCE DOUBLEHEADER WITH FLORIDA TECH
T.J. Alonzo Goes Combined 4-for-7 With Two Home Runs and Three RBI, but Lions Lose Two of Three to Panthers

February 1, 2008
SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM OPENS SEASON WITH 6-0 LOSS TO FLORIDA TECH
Lions Fall to Panthers in Season Opener, as Tech Starter Jonathan Cornelius Tosses Gem

August 10, 2007
SAINT LEO BASEBALL TEAM ANNOUNCES THE SIGNING OF PETER BARRETT, JR.
Barrett Joins Lions After Sensational Prep Career in Washington, D.C.