Sherman Johnson? It's seems a long time since the Noles appearance in Omaha, but who could forget the emergence of Johnson as a timely-hitting sparkplug. His breakout season earned the rising junior a spot on The Top 100 Countdown of College Baseball Players. Sherm came in no. 95 on the honor roll published by The College Baseball Blog.
Included in the profile are stats from Johnson's summer gig in the Valley League, where he hit .267 in 22 games. He also stole seven bases in nine attempts.
If you're jones-ing for Seminole Baseball, you don't have long to wait. It's almost exactly four months til opening day: February 18 against VMI at Dick Howser. Here's the complete 2011 schedule, including three games against the Canes (all in Miami) and four games with the gators at four different locations -- Tallahassee, Gainesville, Tampa and Jacksonville.