Basketball Recruits Eight for New Season
Coach Micheal Jones announced that PHSC basketball has signed eight recruits for the 2014-2015 season. The recruits are:
Taylor Breck from Apopka, Fla.
Je Quan De Lugo from Orlando, Fla.
Deion Fields from Apopka, Fla.
Foday-Bai Kamara from Washington, D.C.
Carlos Perez-Clemente from Spring Hill, Fla.
Jamal Pollydore from Brooklyn, N.Y.
Shane Temara from Camillus, N.Y.
Ronnie Williams from Cicero, N.Y.
Baseball Team Loses in Ninth Inning
State College of Florida hit a two-out RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning off starter Danny Rodriguez to defeat the Conquistadors 2-1 on Monday afternoon in Bradenton. Rodriguez (6-3) pitched his third complete game of the season in the loss. PHSC managed only six hits off the Manatees staff. Tyler Cooler went 2 for 4 in the game. The team (20-16) will finish the regular season at the College of Central Florida on May 1st.
Sophomores Sign Letters of Intent
On April 16, Pasco-Hernando State College hosted a signing day event for the sophomore athletes that signed letters of intent to play for universities after they graduate from PHSC. Four volleyball players signed with the following universities:
Jessica Amador – Francis Marion University, Florence, South Carolina
Jessi Shapiro – Columbus State University, Columbus, Georgia
Courtney Crawford – Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale
Michelle Bulnes – University of West Florida, Pensacola
Baseball Defeats Tampa JV
Pasco-Hernando State College defeated the University of Tampa JV 14-3 at the West Campus. Chris McCormick (7-3) picked up the win pitching six strong innings allowing one run on four hits. Tyler Cooler led the hitters going 3 for 4 with two runs scored. Brennan Allen went 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs and Tyler Ramsey 2 for 3 with an RBI. The team improved to 20-15 on the season and will travel to State College of Florida in Bradenton on Monday for a 3 p.m. game.
Rained Out Again
The game today at the College of Central Florida has been rained out. The game will be rescheduled for Thursday, May 1st at 3 p.m. The team is scheduled to host the University of Tampa JV tomorrow at noon. Chris McCormick is the scheduled starter.
Baseball Game Rained Out
Today's baseball game scheduled for Rollins College JV in Winter Park was rained out. The game will not be made up. Pasco-Hernando (19-15) will host the Swedish National Team in a scrimmage game on Thursday at 3 p.m. The next regular scheduled game will be at the College of Central Florida in Ocala on Friday at 3 p.m. Danny Rodriguez will be the starting pitcher.
PHSC Falls to Hillsborough
Pasco-Hernando fell 11-4 to Hillsborough Community College in Tampa on Friday afternoon. The pitching staff struggled all afternoon allowing thirteen hits, five walks and hitting seven batters in the game. Reliever Clifton Harris (0-2) took the loss for the Conquistadors. Tyler Cooler and Aderly Perez each had two hits in the game to lead the hitters. The team fell to 19-15 on the season and will travel to Rollins College JV in Winter Park on Tuesday for a 6 p.m. game. Chris McCormick will be the starting pitcher.
Baseball Team Wins In Ten Innings
Pasco-Hernando scored two runs in the top of the tenth inning and held on to defeat the University of Tampa JV 11-10 on Wednesday night in Tampa. Tyler Ramsey came in relief of Chris Frosch (3-1) to pick up the save. PHSC lost leads of 3-0 and 9-5 in the game. Starter Danny Rodriguez pitched six innings allowing five runs, three earned on six hits while striking out nine. Justin Ortiz led the hitters going 4 for 6 with a triple and two RBIs and Brennan Allen also went 3 for 5 with three doubles and two RBIs. Jose Alonzo also had two doubles in the game. The win improved the team to 19-14 on the season. PHSC will travel to Hillsborough Community College on Friday for a 2 p.m. game.
Baseball Game Rained Out
Today's baseball game against IMG Academy has been rained out. The game will not be rescheduled. The team will travel to the University of Tampa JV tomorrow for a 6 p.m. game.
Baseball Team Loses Third Straight
South Florida State College defeated Pasco-Hernando 16-3 on Monday night in Avon Park. It was the third straight loss for the Conquistadors after winning ten straight. Two first inning errors led to four unearned runs off starter Adam Arrowood (0-1). Brennan Allen hit his second home run of the season in the top of the second to make it 4-1 and Tyler Ramsey hit an RBI sacrifice fly to make it 4-2, but a ten-run fourth inning off four PHSC pitchers put the game out of reach. Brennan Allen led the hitters going 2 for 4. The team is scheduled to host IMG Academy tomorrow weather permitting. Game time is 3 p.m.