Diamond Dawgs Leading The SEC With Less Than A Month To Go
With less than a month remaining in the 2008 regular season, the Diamond Dogs are leading the SEC with a 14-3-1 record (28-12-1 overall). Georgia is currently ranked 10th by Baseball America, 7th by Collegiate Baseball and 12th by USA Today/ESPN. Gordon Beckham has powered the Bulldogs this year and is currently batting .422 with 68 hits (19 home runs, 14 doubles, 1 triple) and 46 RBI’s.
The Bulldogs begin a three-game series at Florida on Friday followed by a series with Ole Miss in Athens at Foley Field. The Dawgs then face Georgia Tech at home on Wednesday, May 7 before traveling to Nashville for a series with Vanderbilt.
The Diamond Dawgs finish the season with a game against Georgia Tech at Turner Field on Tuesday, May 13 before taking on Alabama in a series at home. The 2008 SEC Tournament begins on Wednesday, May 21 in Birmingham, Alabama.