The Daily Sauce — June 1, 2022: FSU Men’s Track and Field Ascends to No. 3
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The Daily Sauce — June 1, 2022: FSU Men’s Track and Field Ascends to No. 3

It’s June, Florida State fans.

As you try to start your month on the right foot, see what’s in The Daily Sauce.

Lead Story

Florida State men’s track and field has its highest national ranking since 2013.

The Seminoles climbed eight spots to No. 3 in the latest USTFCCCA Poll. FSU blew away the competition at the ACC Championships last month and just had a strong showing at the NCAA East Preliminaries.

FSU is headlined by hurdler Trey Cunningham, who won an indoor national championship in the 110-meter hurdles back in March. As a team, the FSU men had 13 entries recently qualify for the NCAA Outdoor Championships.

The FSU women claimed four entries into the NCAA Championships. Ranked 11th in last week’s poll, the FSU women now have the most votes among unranked teams. The NCAA Outdoor Championships begin next week in Eugene, Ore.

Between the Lines for May 31, 2022

No athletic events scheduled.

On the Agenda for June 1, 2022

No athletic events scheduled.

Rolling News and Notes

After previously giving an offensive recruiting overview, Fifth Quarter broke down the defensive side of the football for FSU as it pertains to the current roster and recruiting.

FSU baseball’s NCAA Tournament opener with UCLA will begin at noon ET on Friday. The Auburn Regional contest will air nationally on ESPN2.

FSU football quarterback commit Chris Parson has received an invite to the Elite 11 quarterback camp.

Mike Ferguson is the lead writer for Double Fries No Slaw. Be sure to follow Mike on Twitter at @MikeWFerguson. Follow all of Mike’s work by liking his Facebook page.

Mike Ferguson

Mike Ferguson is the lead writer for Double Fries No Slaw and has more than 10 years of experience in online and print journalism. Mike graduated from Florida State University in 2009 and has had his work featured at numerous prominent publications such as Fox Sports, the Associated Press, Athlon Sports, Yahoo Sports and Sports Illustrated among others. Prior to joining Double Fries No Slaw, Mike was the founder and editor of The Daily Nole. He also serves as the managing editor for Fifth Quarter and is a contributor for Athlon Sports, Fish Stripes and Orlando Pinstriped Post. Mike and his wife Jennifer reside in Haines City, Fla. and have two daughters.