Tag: Mark Kingston

Confidence is key

Junior Kevin Merrell leads USF in nearly every offensive category halfway through the season.  ORACLE FILE PHOTO/JACKIE BENITEZ Kevin Merrell considers himself a confident baseball player who doesn’t fear failure.  As the clear offensive leader of the Bulls (28-5) and a 2017 midseason First-Team All-American, Merrell isn’t often confronted with […]

Time for USF baseball to be ranked

USF baseball has yet to be nationally ranked despite winning 27 out of its first 32 games.  ORACLE FILE PHOTO/JACKIE BENITEZ Heading into USF baseball’s 2017 season, it was difficult to judge just how good the Bulls would be.  Coach Mark Kingston’s first full recruiting class struggled in 2016, as […]

USF baseball holds off Liberty for series win

Sophomore pitcher Joe Cavallaro pitched six innings in Sunday’s win, allowing only one run. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU If the USF baseball team proved anything in its opening series of the season against Liberty, it’s that the Bulls thrive under pressure. Both of USF’s home wins this weekend came down […]