Today’s world is teaching many what St Petersburg’s El Rico Riley already knew- that sports are vital. The Atlanta native has used sports as an outlet his entire life, best categorizing them as “ the mecca of civilization” for his community and his own personal development. After an impressive first year on the diamond, Riley revisits the past and speaks on the future.
Very few things about Gabriel Rincones’ life have been comfortable. The now second year Titan outfielder has gone from feeling like a foreigner in his own home to eyeing the 2020 MLB draft with hopes to hear his name called in the now shortened draft process
As is the story across sports and campuses alike, St Petersburg College athletes saw their athletic journeys cut short due to measures to stop the spread of the coronavirus. However, this does not mean that the seasons themselves nor the efforts of our student athletes went unnoticed. Today this story highlights the personal and team achievements of the 2020 Titans baseball team.
riday’s home opener had special significance for St Pete College as former baseball standout Dustin Harris was honored before the game. Harris was honored by the National Junior College Athletic Association and the American Baseball Coaches Association as a first team All-American selection for the 2019 season- joining Tim Tuefel and Bobby Wilson as the only members selected for this honor in the program’s 67 year history.