Posted: 6:07 pm Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

Baseball: North Florida gets Alex Hernandez, Garrick Ferguson 

By Jason Lieser

The University of North Florida has landed two of the area’s top baseball players heading into this season.

Jupiter outfielder Garrick Ferguson signed with the Ospreys today and Palm Beach Central shortstop Alex Hernandez has announced he will sign tomorrow. Both players are seniors.

Hernandez batted .368 with six home runs and 35 RBI last season and was honorable mention all-area. Ferguson batted .352 and scored 17 runs.