TweetCap: FSU beats Cal State Fullerton 6-4 in elimination game

By: Fletcher Keel | WCTV Eyewitness Sports
June 19, 2017

OMAHA, Neb. (WCTV) -- The Florida State Seminoles are playing for their post-season lives this afternoon as they take on the Cal State Fullerton Titans in an elimination game at the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska.

The 'Noles led for the first eight innings of their World Series opener on Saturday against LSU before the Tigers mounted a late-game comeback, by scoring twice in the bottom of the eighth to send FSU to the elimination bracket.

CS-Fullerton also saw a late lead slip away, allowing four runs in the sixth and surrendered the game winning run in the bottom of the eighth against Oregon State in the first game on Saturday.

Here are the starting lineups for today's game. First, for Florida State:

Taylor Walls SS
Dylan Busby 3B
Jackson Lueck LF
Quincy Nieporte DH
Cal Raleigh C
Drew Mendoza 1B
Matt Henderson 2B
Steven Wells 2B
JC Flowers CF
Drew Parrish LHP

And the starters for Cal State Fullerton:

Scott Hurst CF
Sahid Valenzuela 2B
Dillon Persinger 1B
Timmy Richards SS
Taylor Bryant 3B
Chris Hudgins C
Hunter Cuellin RF
Daniel Cope DH
Chris Prescott LF
John Gavin LHP

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