April 24, 2006
2006 Record: 34-24
ACC Record: 8-9 (5th)
The Leadoff Hitter (This Week’s Games):
No Games Scheduled
Spring Semester Final Exams
FSU at UCF (19-32)
Tuesday May 2
5:30 p.m.- Doubleheader
Touching Them All (Weekly Wrap Up):
Tuesday, April 18
Won 4-3 (McDonald 22-12)
Lost 2-4 (Collins 4-4)
At Virginia Tech
Friday, April 21
Lost 0-2 (McDonald 22-13)
Saturday, April 22
Lost 2-10 (5 inn) (McDonald 22-14)
Won 9-6 (McDonald 23-14)
Base Hits (What You Need To Know):
Florida State will be off this week as the student-athletes complete final exams. FSU’s next contest will be Tuesday, May 2 at UCF.
Sophomore Tiffany McDonald (Belfair, Wash.) took over the national lead this weekend for appearances (43) and innings pitched (247.0). Her 23 victories rates her in the top ten. Over the weekend she moved up to sixth in the FSU single-season list for games, eighth for innings and ninth with 245 strikeouts.
Shortstop Yuruby Alicart (Maracay, Venezuela) tied the single-season school record with her tenth home run of the season.
Brittany Osmon’s (San Diego, Calif.) home run in the final game against VT was the 28th hit by FSU this year, the third-highest single-season total in school history.