Gordon and Wong commit to FAMU

Polk State graduates Shane Gordon and Alec Wong have committed to play baseball and continue their studies at Florida A&M University. 

 

"I'm really happy for Shane and Alec to find a home at a Division I school here in Florida," said Head Coach Al Corbeil. "Both of those guys were a big part of our success here this past season, and I hope they continue that success at FAMU next season"

 

An outfielder, Gordon hit .294 this past season with a .371 on-base percentage and a .351 slugging percentage. He had 8 doubles and 18 RBI. On defense he had a 1.000 fielding percentage.

 

Wong, an infielder, made only one error, finishing the season with a .982 fielding percentage. He had 5 doubles, 2 triples, and 12 RBI.

 

The two were teammates at Rockledge High School in Rockledge, Fla. Gordon attended Georgia State University before transferring to Polk State.

FAMU plays in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.

 

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5/5/17 7:00 PM
Baseball
Polk State College
vs. Palm Beach State College
@ Joker Marchant Stadium
FCSAA State/NJCAA Region Tournament Lakeland, Fla.

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