FAU (22-11, 10-2) never trailed in Friday's opening game against the Jaguars, winning 7-5. On Saturday the Owls got behind 3-0 midway through the third inning before Dylan Seigel keyed a comeback that led to a 10-7 win.
Seigel, a junior from Fort Lauderdale making his seventh start, went 4-for-4 with four RBI, as he had a two-run double in the bottom of the third and two-run single in the bottom of the fourth. The Owls had 16 hits in the game, and seven players had at least one RBI.
On Sunday the Owls took an early 1-0 lead, but the game was tied at 3-3 after five innings, and the Jaguars scored three runs in the sixth and FAU could not muster a second comeback. The Jaguars (12-20, 7-5) collected 14 hits off five different Owls' pitchers to escape the sweep.
FAU has won all four of its conference series, sweeping two of them (
FAU's next game is Tuesday, but instead of hosting Florida Gulf Coast as originally scheduled, the Owls will travel to Naples.