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Seminole Sunday Summary: FSU Women’s Golf Advances to ACC Final

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Florida State women’s golf will spend its Sunday playing for an ACC Championship.

During team play over the first two days of the ACC Championships, the Seminoles finished third in Greensboro. Duke led and Wake Forest finished second, but FSU turned things up for the semifinals and match play on Saturday.

The Seminoles had little trouble with Wake Forest. FSU took four of the five duals in match play.

Amelia Williams, Alice Hodge, Beatrice Wallin and Taylor Roberts all took duals for FSU. Wallin clinched it for FSU with a 2 Up victory over Wake Forest’s Emilia Migliaccio.

Duke topped Virginia 3-2 to advance to face the Seminoles for the ACC crown on Sunday. FSU women’s golf has never won an ACC championship.

Football

Weekly Commitments: Brian Courtney, Unranked ATH*; Randy Pittman, 2023 Unranked TE*
Weekly Decommitments: Quincy McAdoo, 3-star WR* (No. 409 overall); Cedric Baxter Jr., 2023 Unranked ATH*
2022 Recruiting Class Ranking*: No. 10 nationally, first in ACC (8 total commitments)*
Big Picture: FSU lost a big piece of its 2023 class this week, but signed a pair of nice prospects.

Men’s Basketball

Recognitions: Leonard Hamilton (2021 Ross Oglesby Award)
Weekly Commitments: None
2022 Recruiting Class Ranking*: N/A (zero total commitments)*
Big Picture: Four FSU players have declared early for the NBA Draft this offseason, but the Seminoles hope for big transfer news to go with a stellar incoming class.

Baseball

Record: 18-13 (13-10 ACC)
Ranking: No. 18 Baseball America; No. 24 D1Baseball
Past Week: (2-2), lost at Louisville on Sunday, 11-4; lost at Florida in 10 innings on Tuesday, 3-2; beat Boston College on Friday, 10-2; beat Boston College on Saturday, 5-1
Upcoming: vs. Boston College (Sunday); at Georgia Tech (Friday and Saturday)
Recognitions: Parker Messick, P (Golden Spikes Award watch list)
Big Picture: After losing a hard-fought series at Louisville and a heartbreaker at Florida, FSU has taken care of business so far against Boston College.

Track and Field

Ranking: Men No. 9 South USTFCCCA; Women No. 14 USTFCCCA, No. 9 South
Past Week: Competed in Virginia Invitational and Tom Jones Memorial
Upcoming: UNF Invitational (April 29 and 30)
Recognitions: None
Big Picture: FSU had strong showings in Charlottesville and Gainesville. The Seminoles picked up seven total wins over the two events.

Men’s Tennis

Record: 8-15 (2-10 ACC)
Ranking: None
Past Week: (0-2), lost at Duke on Friay, 4-2; lost at North Carolina on Saturday, 4-2
Upcoming: ACC Tournament (TBD)
Recognitions: None
Big Picture: A tough regular season came to an end for FSU. The Seminoles finished tied for 11th out of 13 schools in the ACC.

Women’s Tennis

Record: 16-4 (11-2 ACC)
Ranking: No. 4 ITA
Past Week: (0-1), lost to UCF on Friday, 4-3
Upcoming: ACC Tournament (TBD)
Recognitions: None
Big Picture: FSU finished the regular season with a disappointing loss, but will be the No. 2 seed in the ACC Tournament that begins this week.

Men’s Golf

Ranking: No. 1 Golfweek Coaches Poll; No. 2 Golfweek/Sargarin; No. 2 Golfstat
Past Week: Finished third at Calusa Cup
Upcoming: ACC Championships (Friday-April 26)
Recognitions: None
Big Picture: FSU now prepares for the ACC Championships.

Softball

Record: 29-6 (17-2 ACC)
Ranking: No. 9 NCFA Coaches; No. 9 Softball America; No. 6 D1Softball
Past Week: (3-0), beat Duke on Sunday, 4-3; beat Syracuse twice on Saturday by 7-3 and 9-0 scores
Upcoming: at Syracuse (Sunday); at Louisville (Friday); at Louisville (Saturday, doubleheader)
Recognitions: Kathryn Sandercock (ACC Pitcher of the Week)
Big Picture: FSU continues to roll. The Seminoles have won 17 straight.

Women’s Golf

Ranking: No. 9 Golfweek/Sargarin; No. 2 Golfstat; No. 5 WGCA Coaches Poll
Past Week: FSU took part the ACC Championships
Upcoming: vs. Duke (ACC Championship, Sunday)
Recognitions: None
Big Picture: After finishing third in team play, FSU beat Wake Forest in match play on Saturday to reach the ACC final.

Beach Volleyball

Record: 25-4
Ranking: No. 4 AVCA
Past Week: (1-0), beat Southern Mississippi on Saturday, 5-0
Upcoming: vs. Tulane (Sunday, Gulf Shores, Ala.); vs. TCU (Sunday, Gulf Shores, Ala.); vs. TBD (Sunday, Gulf Shores, Ala.); CCSA Championships (Friday)
Recognitions: None
Big Picture: Weather held FSU to just one match on Saturday. The Seminoles will wrap up the regular season with three matches on Sunday.

*247Sports Composite rankings

Mike Ferguson is the editor of The Daily Nole. Follow Mike on Twitter @MikeWFerguson

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