Athletics

Santa Fe Saints 2017 Volleyball Season Schedule

July 24, 2017 –  The 2017-18 academic year is right around the corner. One of the things that always comes with a new school year is another year of student athletics. Santa Fe College’s Volleyball team had great success last season including a trip to the NJCAA DI Championships in Casper, Wyoming. Revenge will be … Continue reading Santa Fe Saints 2017 Volleyball Season Schedule

SF Athletics: Record 15 Saints Named Academic All-American

July 14, 2017 – Record 15 Saints Earn Academic All-American Honors: Overall 45 Honored For Success In The Classroom. Gainesville, FL – The 2016-17 season was successful on the courts and diamonds for the Santa Fe College Saints, with all five finishing with winning records, four making their FCSAA State Tournament, and two won their … Continue reading SF Athletics: Record 15 Saints Named Academic All-American

Volleyball Upper Division Signing Update

June 21, 2017 – SF Volleyball Gainesville, FL – Santa Fe College announces that three players from the 2016 fourth place NJCAA finishing SF Saints have signed or walked on at four year schools to continue their playing careers. All-American Nadine Williams signed a letter of intent with the University of West Florida in Pensacola.  As a sophomore … Continue reading Volleyball Upper Division Signing Update

SF Baseball: Troy Bacon Drafted by Atlanta Braves in Fourth Round of MLB Draft

June 13, 2017 – For the second year in a row, Santa Fe College Saints pitcher Troy Bacon heard his name called at the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft, this time in the fourth round (110 overall) by the Atlanta Braves.  In 2016, the Colorado Rockies drafted Bacon in the 37th round, but failed … Continue reading SF Baseball: Troy Bacon Drafted by Atlanta Braves in Fourth Round of MLB Draft

Saints Battle Chipola College at FCSAA Tournament

May 9, 2017 – SF Baseball Lakeland, FL – The defending FCSAA Champion Santa Fe College Saints will meet a familiar postseason foe on Tuesday afternoon, May 9, 2017, when they play Chipola College at 4 p.m. at the FCSAA Tournament.  The NJCAA #13/FCSAA #3 Saints and Indians played three times at last year’s tournament with SF … Continue reading Saints Battle Chipola College at FCSAA Tournament

Saints Stay Alive at FCSAA Tournament with 7-1 Win Over Northwest Florida

May 8, 2017 – SF Baseball Gainesville, FL – For the second time in three days Santa Fe College pitching stifled Northwest Florida State College bats.  This time it was Sean Gabel who held the Raiders to just four hits in a complete game effort.  He struck out six and didn’t allow a run after the first inning. … Continue reading Saints Stay Alive at FCSAA Tournament with 7-1 Win Over Northwest Florida

Palm Beach Knocks off Saints in Extra Innings, 4-3

May 7, 2017 – SF Baseball Gainesville, FL – Palm Beach State College came out on the winning end of an extra inning game on Sunday evening, defeating Santa Fe 4-3 in 11. Both starting pitchers gave their teams exactly what they needed, allowing three runs each. Kyle Morton went 6.2 innings and Panthers starter Kyle Farjad … Continue reading Palm Beach Knocks off Saints in Extra Innings, 4-3

Girgis Leads Saints Past NW Florida State at FCSAA Tournament, 7-2

May 6, 2017 – SF Baseball Gainesville, FL – The Mid-Florida Conference Pitcher of the Year and First Team All-FCSAA member Robert Girgis lived up to his billing on Saturday afternoon, striking out nine over eight frames, allowing just three hits and one walk in a 7-2 Santa Fe College victory.  The win moves SF on in … Continue reading Girgis Leads Saints Past NW Florida State at FCSAA Tournament, 7-2

SF BASEBALL – Johnny Wiggs on ESPN Radio Friday, May 5 at 12:35 p.m.

May 4, 2017 SF BASEBALL Gainesville, FL – Santa Fe College baseball coach Johnny Wiggs will appear on Sportscene with Steve Russell on Friday, May 5 at 12:35 p.m. to discuss everything FCSAA Tournament. Fans can tune in to listen to the tournament preview online at www.wruf.com, or in Gainesville on 98.1 FM. For complete … Continue reading SF BASEBALL – Johnny Wiggs on ESPN Radio Friday, May 5 at 12:35 p.m.

Twelve Saints Earn Mid-Florida Conference Honors; Arguelles First Team

May 3, 2017 – SF FASTPITCH Gainesville, FL – At the FCSAA Tournament banquet the night before the first games were played, 12 Santa Fe College Saints were honored by the Mid-Florida Conference for their play this season. Evelyn Arguelles was named to the first team, hitting .413 with seven doubles and 28 RBI.  She … Continue reading Twelve Saints Earn Mid-Florida Conference Honors; Arguelles First Team

Saints Season Comes to an End With 5-2 Loss to NJCAA #3 Chipola College

April 29, 2017- SF Fastpitch Gainesville, FL – The Santa Fe College Saints battled hard against the #3 team in the nation on Saturday in an elimination game at the FCSAA Tournament, but came up short, falling 5-2, ending their season. Chipola advanced on and won their next two games and will now face the College … Continue reading Saints Season Comes to an End With 5-2 Loss to NJCAA #3 Chipola College

Garcia, Green Lead Saints to 4-2 Win Over Gulf Coast at FCSAA Tourney

April 28, 2017 – SF FASTPITCH Vero Beach, FL – Facing elimination at the FCSAA Tournament, two sophomores decided they didn’t want it to be their last game in a Santa Fe College uniform.  Autumn Green tossed a complete game in the circle and Cassandra Garcia knocked in two to lead the Saints to a … Continue reading Garcia, Green Lead Saints to 4-2 Win Over Gulf Coast at FCSAA Tourney

#9 Saints Fall to #6 Indian River 9-6 at First Round of FCSAA Tournament

April 28, 2017 – SF Fastpitch Gainesville, FL – A six run second inning was enough for the Pioneers of Indian River on Friday afternoon at the FCSAA Tournament, as they rode the big frame to a 9-6 first round victory over the Santa Fe College Saints.  The loss drops SF into the elimination bracket against … Continue reading #9 Saints Fall to #6 Indian River 9-6 at First Round of FCSAA Tournament

Saints Set for FCSAA Tournament at Historic Dodgertown, April 28-30

April 27, 2017 – SF FASTPITCH Gainesville, FL – The Santa Fe College Saints fastpitch softball team wrapped up their regular season last weekend and are now set for the double elimination FCSAA Tournament Friday, April 28 – Sunday, April 30, at Historic Dodgertown in Vero Beach, FL. The first game for SF (32-21) will … Continue reading Saints Set for FCSAA Tournament at Historic Dodgertown, April 28-30

Eight Saints Earn Mid-Florida Conference Honors; Wiggs Coach of the Year

April 26, 2017 – SF BASEBALL Gainesville, FL – The Santa Fe College Saints were well represented on the All Mid-Florida Conference team after their second straight championship, placing eight players on the first and second team.  In addition to that, Saints players won Fireman of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, and Pitcher … Continue reading Eight Saints Earn Mid-Florida Conference Honors; Wiggs Coach of the Year

SF Basketball Player, David-Lee Jones Signs with Georgia Southern

April 25, 2017 – SF Men’s Basketball Gainesville, FL – Santa Fe College freshman guard David-Lee Jones has made his decision official and signed a scholarship with Georgia Southern University. From gseagles.com: Men’s basketball coach Mark Byington announced today that David Lee Jones has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Georgia Southern and … Continue reading SF Basketball Player, David-Lee Jones Signs with Georgia Southern