PHSC is a member of the Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA) and the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). The baseball program started in 1992 competing in the Suncoast Conference as a NJCAA Division I program. In just the third year of the program, PHSC finished runner-up in the 1994 FCCAA state tournament. Other state tournament appearances were in 1995 and 1997. The team won the Suncoast Conference championship in 1995. The program switched to Division II status in 2010 and has appeared in the NJCAA Region 10 District Tournament in North Carolina the past three years. Over 30 players have signed professional contracts and many have gone on to top universities throughout the country.
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.
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.