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Mike Ferguson
Works at The Ledger
Attended Florida State University
Lives in Haines City, FL, United States
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Florida State is headed to the Super Regionals after beating College of Charleston for a second time in three days on Monday.
Florida State advanced to the Super Regionals with an 8-1 win over the College of Charleston Cougars on Monday.
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A look at five areas Florida State absolutely must improve in 2015.
Florida State went 13-1 in 2014, but to do it again, FSU has several important areas it must improve.
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Transferring quarterback John Franklin III may have never taken a snap for Florida State, but it would be unfair to say he made no impact.
Sophomore quarterback John Franklin III announced Friday he was transferring for Florida State after two years running the FSU scout team.
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Josh Delph made sure the NCAA Tournament started on the right foot for Florida State with a walk-off single in the 10th inning as FSU topped Mercer 5-4.
Florida State began the Tallahassee Regional on the right foot as the Seminoles beat Mercer on a walk-off single in the 10th inning.
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Each member of the Noled Out staff gave his take on questions pertaining to the 2015 football season.
The Noled Out staff discusses a number of issues facing FSU for the upcoming 2015 season.
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A look at Florida State's opponents at the Tallahassee Regional.
Florida State will host the Tallahassee Regional as the Seminoles hope to avoid a repeat of last season.
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Former Florida State star James Ramsey hit .333 with a pair of home runs this week in the Cleveland Indians organization.
Former Florida State outfielder James Ramsey hit .333 with two home runs and six RBIs in Triple-A this week.
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Florida State is now one win away from the Super Regionals after a second straight dramatic victory over College of Charleston.
Florida State is now one win away from the Super Regional after FSU edged College of Charleston 3-2 on Saturday.
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A look at how Florida State surpassed rivals Florida and Miami and took hold of the state of Florida.
Florida State is 9-1 versus Florida and Miami under Jimbo Fisher, Here's a look at how FSU took over the state.
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Readers and followers tell us the first Florida State jersey they ever owned.
FSU fans and followers tell the first Florida State jersey they ever owned.
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For her performances on and off the field, Florida State pitcher Lacey Waldrop was given the Senior CLASS Award.
Florida State senior pitcher Lacey Waldrop was awarded the Senior CLASS Award on Wednesday becoming the second FSU softball player ever to earn it.
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Florida State has more College World Series appearances without a title than any other school, but there are reasons to be optimistic this time around.
Florida State has more College World Series appearances without a title than any other school, but FSU fans should be optimistic this year.
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Sports Writer, Editor of Noled Out, father to Trinity, husband of Jennifer.
Introduction
Mike Ferguson is a sports writer from Polk County, Florida. Mike is currently the editor of Noled Out, a Florida State University athletic site and a reporter at The Ledger, a newspaper in Lakeland, Florida. Mike has been published on sites as high profile as Yahoo Sports, FoxSports.com and the front page of Sports Illustrated's website. Mike graduated from Florida State University in 2009 and covered Florida State football's run to the 2013 National Championship. Mike has interviewed a number of high profile collegiate and professional athletes including 2013 National League MVP, Andrew McCutchen.
Bragging rights
Worked over three years in print media, four online. Obtained media credentials for FSU Football and the Detroit Tigers. Spoke firsthand with Andrew McCutchen, Marcus Sherels, Alex Boston and Robert Gilchrist.
Education
  • Florida State University
    Religion and Mass Communications, 2006 - 2009
    Mike graduated from Florida State University in 2009 with a Bachelors in Religion and a minor in Mass Communications.
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Work
Occupation
Reporter, Sports Writer, Editor
Skills
Covering sports, interviewing coaches and athletes, editing, being able to spout statistics from my head.
Employment
  • The Ledger
    Police Reporter, 2014 - present
    Mike worked full-time as a reporter at The Ledger in Polk County, Florida. Mike got his start as a sports freelance writer, but later moved on to the police beat.
  • Bloguin
    Correspondent, 2014 - present
    Mike is a contributor for Bloguin's national sites cover college sports for The Student Section, the NFL for This Given Sunday and the NBA for Crossover Chronicles.
  • Noled Out
    Editor, 2014 - present
    Mike is the editor of Noled Out, a Florida State athletic site and part of the Bloguin network. Mike has followed Florida State sports for over 20 years.
  • Pro Football Spot
    Miami Dolphins Lead Writer, 2013 - 2014
    Mike is the lead Miami Dolphins writer for Pro Football Spot. There, Mike was featured on FoxSports.com. Mike has followed the Miami Dolphins for more than two decades.
  • Polk County Democrat
    Sports Reporter, 2014 - 2014
    Mike is a former sports reporter for the Polk County Democrat, a semi-weekly newspaper located in Bartow, Florida. With the Democrat, Mike has had the opportunity to interview 2013 National League MVP Andrew McCutchen, former Florida State defensive end Alex Boston and Detroit Tigers' front office personnel.
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Currently
Haines City, FL, United States
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