FSU Baseball Team Heads to Omaha

By: Eyewitness News Email
By: Eyewitness News Email

Tallahassee, Florida - June 13, 2012 - Noon -

FSU's baseball team is on its way to Omaha for the College World Series.

There were definitely more people to see the baseball team off this morning than in years past. It wasn't a massive crowd, but they showed they're in it to see FSU win it. Getting to Omaha is what college baseball teams shoot for at the beginning of their seasons.

This isn't FSU head baseball coach Mike Martin's first time at Omaha.
This is his 15th time getting his team to the college world series, and FSU is heading there as the 3rd seed in the country.

"I'd be here if we were losing every game. We're number three right now, so hey, we're there," said FSU baseball fan Beth Burr.

The team left right around 9:30 this morning in two buses and a trailer. FSU plays Arizona on Friday in their first game.

WCTV's Sam Lane is hitting the road tomorrow to see how the Noles do and he'll keep you up to speed here on Eyewitness News and WCTV.tv.

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  • by Anonymous on Jun 14, 2012 at 08:43 AM
    I heard they got Tracy Lords on the coaching staff, to teach them not to choke on the big one
  • by Bear on Jun 13, 2012 at 06:10 PM
    The General Public nor the Students should not know when or what time the FSU Teams leave for a out of town trip. Where is the operational Security at???
  • by Anonymous on Jun 13, 2012 at 12:36 PM
    Been there 21 times and choked every time, way to go losers......NOMAHA.........no steak for you!
  • by Randy Location: tallahassee on Jun 13, 2012 at 10:32 AM
    get the barbeque ready
  • by Doesnt matter on Jun 13, 2012 at 10:14 AM
    They go to Omaha every year(and lose). This isnt news
    • reply
      by Anonymous on Jun 13, 2012 at 11:01 AM in reply to Doesnt matter
      Your life must be a sad one...
      • reply
        by Anonymous on Jun 13, 2012 at 11:34 AM in reply to
        Actually I have a great,happy,and prosperous life. Thanks
    • reply
      by Bear on Jun 13, 2012 at 06:11 PM in reply to Doesnt matter
      The team would be better of Mike Martin was put out in the pasture.
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