Tigers Sweep No. 8 FSU in Tallahassee


by -
Discuss on the Baseball Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Tigers Sweep No. 8 FSU in Tallahassee

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. - Reed RohlmanReed Rohlman
RS Fr. Outfielder
#26 6-0, 210
Moore, SC

View Full Profile
tied a school record with three doubles and Jake LongJake Long
RS Sr. RH Pitcher
#39 6-0, 190
Anderson, SC

View Full Profile
tossed 6.0 strong inning to lead Clemson to a 9-6 victory over No. 8 Florida State at Dick Howser Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Tigers, who swept the three-game series by a combined score of 20-7, improved to 31-25 overall and 16-13 in the ACC. The Seminoles fell to 37-19 overall and 17-13 in ACC play.

With the win, Clemson, who improved to 7-3 against top-25 teams and 6-3 against top-10 teams in 2015, assured itself a winning season for the 51st year in a row. The Tigers also handed the Seminoles their first three-game series sweep at Dick Howser Stadium since 2006.

Rohlman’s two-out double in the first inning gave Clemson a 1-0 lead, then he hit another two-out double in the third inning, this time scoring two runs. Tyler SlatonTyler Slaton
Sr. Outfielder
#18 5-8, 200
Cumming, GA

View Full Profile
and Eli WhiteEli White
So. Infielder
#4 6-2, 185
Easley, SC

View Full Profile
lined run-scoring hits in the fourth inning and Andrew CoxAndrew Cox
RS So. Outfielder
#6 6-0, 215
Belton, SC

View Full Profile
added a run-scoring single in the top of the sixth inning to give the Tigers a 6-0 lead. The Seminoles scored a run in the bottom of the sixth inning, snapping Clemson’s 21-scoreless-inning streak over three games, then Clemson responded with a run in the seventh inning and two runs in the eighth inning.

Jake Long (2-0) earned the win by allowing just four hits and one run with three strikeouts in 6.0 innings pitched. Seminole starter Drew Carlton (3-5) suffered the loss, as he yielded four runs on four hits in 3.1 innings pitched.




Comment on this story
Tags: Tyler Slaton, Andrew Cox, Jake Long, Eli White, Reed Rohlman

5-star LSU commit picks up Clemson offer
5-star LSU commit picks up Clemson offer
Swinney: Zion Williamson could play QB for Clemson
Swinney: Zion Williamson could play QB for Clemson
Clemson upsets Seminoles, matching most ACC wins since 2004
Clemson upsets Seminoles, matching most ACC wins since 2004
Clemson Baseball Preview vs. South Alabama
Clemson Baseball Preview vs. South Alabama
Discuss on the Baseball Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Post your comments!
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest