Sam Finnerty


Tide Rising Under Bohannon’s Leadership


MOBILE, Ala. – Brad Bohannon feels his Alabama squad is improved compared to his first Crimson Tide squad that finished last in the SEC a year ago. How much better are they? Well, that will be decided in SEC play, but after a road sweep at South Alabama, Bohannon’s roster of newcomers is gaining confidence.

Alabama (10-2) impressed in its first road series against the Jaguars, a team expected to contend in the Sun Belt, winning 7-3, 10-5 and 6-1. The Tide outhit USA 35-19 and only committed one error in the series. Ace Sam Finnerty (3-0, 2.50) allowed a three-run[…]