Governor John Bel Edwards and local leaders announced Monday, Aug. 5 that the National College Baseball Hall of Fame’s Night of Champions induction and awards ceremony will take place at the River Center Nov. 2.
It was a historic weekend for the Yankees and Red Sox, who became the first teams to play MLB games in London. One former Tiger would cement his name in history as the first MLB player to record a hit in Europe.
After the LSU Tigers went 43-19 in the 2019 season, the team finishes the year ranked in the top 10. The squad comes in at No. 10 in the USA Today/NFCA Poll and finished at No. 12 in the ESPN.com/USA Softball poll.
The LSU baseball players and coaches had serious looks on their faces before Friday’s game against Stony Brook and that focus carried over into the game as the Tigers wasted no time pouncing on the Seawolves and not letting up.
No. 10 LSU is one of six SEC teams among the 16 remaining for the Super Regional round that actually gets underway Thursday night, but the Tigers will take on No. 7-seed Minnesota in a three-game double elimination Minneapolis Super Regional starting Friday.
LSU announced Wednesday morning the athletics ticket office is now accepting ticket reservations from LSU baseball season ticket holders for the possibility of postseason games being played at Alex Box Stadium.
The LSU softball has earned five NFCA All-South Region honors. Shemiah Sanchez, Amanda, Sanchez, Shelbi Sunseri, and Aliyah Andrews have all earned first team honors, while freshman Savannah Stewart was named to third team.