Justin Gill and Luis Ferrer commit to FGCU, UCF

Justin Gill and Luis Ferrer look forward to continuing their academic and athletic careers at FGCU and UCF, respectively. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Justin Gill and Luis Ferrer look forward to continuing their academic and athletic careers at FGCU and UCF, respectively. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Justin Gill and Luis Ferrer of Polk State baseball have committed to continuing their academic and athletic careers at Florida Gulf Coast University and University of Central Florida, respectively.

Gill, sophomore pitcher Winter Haven who played at Lake Region High School, has a 4-2 record. In 40 innings, he has 47 strikeouts and a 2.03 ERA.

A sophomore pitcher from Cape Coral, Fla., Ferrer has a 2.29 ERA with 30 strikeouts in 35 innings. He has a 5-2 record with one save.

"We are excited for both of our lefties Justin and Luis to have the opportunity to move on to successful Division I programs like FGCU and UCF next year," said Head Coach Al Corbeil. 

In his six years at Polk State, Corbeil has seen over 60 players move on to four-year schools. Gill and Ferrer mark the 11th Division I commitment of the 2017 Polk State baseball season.

 
Jan 20
Baseball 1:00 PM
Webber International University
Scrimmage Winter Haven, FL
Jan 22
Baseball 5:00 PM
Warner University
Scrimmage Winter Haven, FL
Jan 26
Baseball 5:00 PM
Lake-Sumter State College
Winter Haven, FL
Jan 27
Baseball 1:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Winter Haven, FL
Jan 28
Baseball 1:00 PM
Broward College
Winter Haven, FL
Jan 30
Baseball 4:00 PM
at Broward College
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Feb 02
Baseball 2:00 PM
at Daytona State College
Daytona Beach, FL
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