All Sports Schedule

In 1993, relief specialist Wayne Gomes was the highest Monarch ever selected in the baseball draft when the Philadelphia Phillies tapped him as their fourth overall pick in the first round. As a freshman, Gomes led the Sun Belt Conference with nine saves and earned first-team Freshman All-America honors. He completed his collegiate career with 16 saves, a 5-3 record and 156 strikeouts in 100 innings. Gomes graduated in 1994 with a degree in leisure studies and is currently in his fourth season with the Phillies.