Countdown To First Pitch: 2009 Seminole Baseball Preview

Senior captain Ruairi OConnor.

Senior captain Ruairi O'Connor.

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State Baseball is gearing up for what looks to be an exciting season in 2009. Following a run to the College World Series last year, the Seminoles hope to make a return trip to Omaha in ’09 returning 18 letterwinners, including five position starters, while welcoming 13 newcomers.

To provide fans with an inside look into the 2009 season, Seminoles.com is featuring daily highlights including interviews with all 33 players as well as a preview for the upcoming season as we count down the days to first pitch on Friday, February 20 against Hofstra.

With 23 days before the season opener against the Pride, Seminoles.com sat down with head coach Mike Martin, who enters his 30th season at the helm of the Seminole Baseball program in 2009, for a preview of the upcoming season. FULL STORY