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Sebastian Godun


FILE — Freshman pitcher Sage Mardjetko throws a pitch in South Carolina's Carolina Classic tournament game against Jacksonville State on Feb. 9, 2024, at Beckham Field. Mardjetko struck out four batters in the Gamecocks' 4-3 victory over the Gamecocks.

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FILE — Freshman pitcher Sage Mardjetko throws a pitch in South Carolina's Carolina Classic tournament game against Jacksonville State on Feb. 9, 2024, at Beckham Field. Mardjetko struck out four batters in the Gamecocks' 4-3 victory over the Gamecocks.

Senior utility player Aniyah Black catches field the out at first base during South Carolina's game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. Black earned eight putouts in the Gamecocks' 6-0 loss to the Bulldogs.

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Senior utility player Aniyah Black catches field the out at first base during South Carolina's game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. Black earned eight putouts in the Gamecocks' 6-0 loss to the Bulldogs.

Senior infielder Riley Blampied looks to the dugout before an at-bat during South Carolina's game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. Blampied earned one hit in three at-bats during the Gamecocks' 6-0 loss to the Bulldogs.

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Senior infielder Riley Blampied looks to the dugout before an at-bat during South Carolina's game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. Blampied earned one hit in three at-bats during the Gamecocks' 6-0 loss to the Bulldogs.

Redshirt senior utility player Kianna Jones stands ready prior to an at-bat during South Carolina’s game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. Jones carries a .272 batting average and was 0-3 in the Gamecocks 6-0 loss to the Bulldogs.

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Redshirt senior utility player Kianna Jones stands ready prior to an at-bat during South Carolina’s game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. Jones carries a .272 batting average and was 0-3 in the Gamecocks 6-0 loss to the Bulldogs.

Fifth-year pitcher Alana Vawter releases a pitch during South Carolina's game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. Vawter pitched 4.1 innings during the Gamecocks’ 6-0 loss to the Bulldogs, allowing nine hits and 4 runs.

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Fifth-year pitcher Alana Vawter releases a pitch during South Carolina's game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. Vawter pitched 4.1 innings during the Gamecocks’ 6-0 loss to the Bulldogs, allowing nine hits and 4 runs.

Members of the South Carolina softball team gather near home plate for the alma mater following its game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. The Gamecocks lost to the Bulldogs 6-0 and are 27-11 overall in the season.

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Members of the South Carolina softball team gather near home plate for the alma mater following its game against Mississippi State on April 5, 2024. The Gamecocks lost to the Bulldogs 6-0 and are 27-11 overall in the season.

Junior outfielder Evan Stone autographs a young fan’s hat before South Carolina's game against Texas A&M on April 6, 2024. Stone joined the Gamecocks as a freshman in 2022.

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Junior outfielder Evan Stone autographs a young fan’s hat before South Carolina's game against Texas A&M on April 6, 2024. Stone joined the Gamecocks as a freshman in 2022.

FILE- Sophomore pitcher Jori Heard pitches a ball during South Carolina’s game against Tennessee on March 23, 2024. Heard pitched five innings in the Gamecocks' 6-0 victory over Charleston Southern on March 27, 2024.

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FILE- Sophomore pitcher Jori Heard pitches a ball during South Carolina’s game against Tennessee on March 23, 2024. Heard pitched five innings in the Gamecocks' 6-0 victory over Charleston Southern on March 27, 2024.

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