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TALLAHASSEE, FLA. — Cal Raleigh’s solo homer in the seventh inning broke a 5-5 tie and propelled Florida State to a 7-6 win over No. 5 Clemson at Dick Howser Stadium on Monday night. The Seminoles, who won the series 2-1, improved to 23-15 overall and 9-9 in the ACC. The Tigers fell to 30-7 overall and 14-4 in ACC play.
Jack Fassino drove in five runs on three hits to lead the Seneca High baseball team past Rabun Gap-Nacoochee, 11-1, on Thursday in spring break baseball action. Fassino had home runs in the second and third innings in a game that was shortened to five innings due to the 10-run rule.
CLEMSON — If preseason predictions had been accurate, Florida State would be the team to beat in Atlantic Coast Conference baseball this season.
All-American defensive end Xavier Thomas (6-3, 255-pounds) of Florence and IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., Saturday brought to a sudden end his recruiting battle between Clemson and South Carolina, announcing that he will sign with the Tigers in December and enroll in January.