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.
PHSC Defeats Jackson College
Pasco-Hernando defeated Jackson College (Mich.) 19-5 at the west campus today. The team pounded out a season high seventeen hits led by Alex Kranick (3 for 4/3 RBI), Jordan Feist (3 for 5/2B/RBI), Tanner Thompson (2 for 2/2B/2 RBI), Michael Faul (2 for 2/2 RBI) and Justin Ortiz (2 for 4/RBI). Christian Alicea also hit a two-run home run in the game. Bob Peck (2-0) picked up the win. The team will host St. Petersburg College tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. before heading to North Carolina on Thursday afternoon to play Surry Community College and Catawba Valley Community College over the weekend.
PHSC Rallies To Beat Hillsborough
Alex Kranick drove in Zach Hessinger with a RBI single in the bottom eighth as Pasco-Hernando defeated Hillsborough Community College 4-3 at the west campus. Kranick led the hitters going 4 for 4 including the game winning hit. Jordan Ding also went 2 for 3 with a double and three RBIs. Riley Choate (2-2) to pick up the win in relief for starter Chris McCormick. McCormick pitched seven innings allowing two unearned runs on four hits while striking out nine. The team improved to 10-3 on the season and will host Jackson College tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. Bob Peck will be the starting pitcher.
Baseball Game Rained Out
Today's baseball game against Inspiration Academy has been rained out. The doubleheader is rescheduled for Thursday, March 12th at 1:00 p.m.
Rodriguez Picks Up Fourth Win On Mound
Sophomore Danny Rodriguez improved to 4-0 on the mound by pitching seven strong innings in the 8-3 win over Davenport University JV (Mich.). Rodriguez allowed two runs on four hits while striking out five. Sophomore Zach Hessinger went 4 for 4 with a double and 2 RBIs to lead the hitters. Sophomore Bobby Anderson also went 3 for 5 with a triple and 1 RBI. The team improved to 9-3 on the season and will host Inspiration Academy tomorrow in a 1:00 p.m. doubleheader. Bob Peck and Tanner Thompson will be the starting pitchers.
Baseball Game Rained Out
The baseball game scheduled for today against Davenport University JV has been rained out. It has been rescheduled for Friday at 1:00 p.m.