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Virginia wins 2015 College World Series with 4-2 win over Vanderbilt

OMAHA, Neb. – Virginia was crowned the 2015 NCAA National Champions after defeating Vanderbilt, 4-2, in game three of the College World Series Finals on Wednesday at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

In a rematch of last year’s CWS Finals series that Vanderbilt won, it was Virginia that took round two of the best-of-three series, 2-1. Vanderbilt won game one, 5-1, and Virginia took game two, 3-0, before the decisive third game went in the Cavaliers’ favor. Continue reading Virginia wins 2015 College World Series with 4-2 win over Vanderbilt

Virginia Defeats Vanderbilt, 3-0, to Force Game 3 in CWS Finals

Photo by David Cohen, (BHEphotos/College Baseball Daily)
Photo by David Cohen, (BHEphotos/College Baseball Daily)

OMAHA, Neb. – The Virginia baseball team evened the College World Series Finals at a game apiece by blanking Vanderbilt, 3-0, Tuesday night in front of 24,645 fans at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. The Cavaliers (43-24) forced a deciding Game 3 at 8 p.m. Wednesday to determine the national champion. UVa is seeking its first national championship.

Adam Haseley (Fr., Windermere, Fla.) and Josh Sborz (Jr., McLean, Va.) combined on a seven-hit shutout, while the bottom of UVa’s batting order, Ernie Clement (Fr., Rochester, N.Y.) and Thomas Woodruff (Sr., Clifton, Va.), recorded six of UVa’s 10 hits while driving in all three runs. Continue reading Virginia Defeats Vanderbilt, 3-0, to Force Game 3 in CWS Finals

Enhancements to Vanderbilt baseball facilities will focus on success

VanderbiltLogoNashville, Tenn. – A plan to enhance Vanderbilt University’s baseball facilities focuses on the full development of student athletes and would provide space for instruction, team building, coaching and settings that can foster interactions with returning professional players and fellow graduates.

“The planned project builds on Coach Tim Corbin’s vision for our baseball program – to not just prepare our players for success in baseball, but to ensure they have the skills, network and lifelong ‘home’ where they return frequently to help us build the next set of leaders and players,” said David Williams, Vanderbilt athletics director and vice chancellor for athletics and university affairs. Continue reading Enhancements to Vanderbilt baseball facilities will focus on success

2015 College World Series Game 12: Vanderbilt 7 TCU 1

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Vanderbilt’s RO Coleman races down the line. Photo by David Cohen (BHEphotos)

OMAHA, Neb. – A two-run homer by Rhett Wiseman and a pair of RBI singles by Bryan Reynolds lifted Vanderbilt past TCU 7-1 and into the CWS Finals for the second straight year.

Vanderbilt (50-19) becomes the first defending champion to reach the Finals since South Carolina in 2012. The Commodores will meet the winner of Virginia-Florida on Monday at 7 p.m. in the first game of a best-of-three series. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 12: Vanderbilt 7 TCU 1

2015 College World Series Game 11: Florida 10 Virginia 5

KevinOSullivanMoundOMAHA, Neb. – Florida’s bats overpowered Virginia to beat the Cavaliers 10-5 in a bracket one final of the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park.

No. 4 seed Florida (52-17) put up 10 runs in 11 hits for its third double-digit-scoring game at the 2015 CWS. Its 35 runs is the most for any CWS team since 2010. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 11: Florida 10 Virginia 5

2015 College World Series Game 10 Recap: TCU 8 LSU 4

SchlossTCU_thumb.jpgOMAHA, Neb. – Dane Steinhagen led TCU with three RBI as the No. 7-seeded Horned Frogs eliminated LSU in an 8-4 victory at the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

TCU (51-14) advances to a bracket two matchup against Vanderbilt on Friday at 7 p.m. The Frogs must win twice to reach the CWS Finals.
Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 10 Recap: TCU 8 LSU 4

2015 College World Series Game 8: Vanderbilt 1 TCU 0

Zander-Wiel-is-congratulated.-Photo-Shotgun-SpratlingOMAHA, Neb. – A solo home run by Zander Wiel in the seventh inning proved decisive in a tightly
contested 1-0 victory for Vanderbilt over No. 7-seed TCU in the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD
Ameritrade Park Omaha.

It was the second 1-0 game in as many days at the 2015 CWS, which makes it the first Series with multiple 1-0 games since 1972. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 8: Vanderbilt 1 TCU 0

2015 College World Series Game 6: Virginia 1 Florida 0

Photo by David Cohen, (BHEphotos/College Baseball Daily)
Photo by David Cohen, (BHEphotos/College Baseball Daily)

OMAHA, Neb. – Brandon Waddell and Josh Sborz combined for a two-hit shutout of Florida in a tight 1-0 victory in the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

The Cavaliers (41-22) are 2-0 at the College World Series for the second year in a row. They advance to the bracket one final on Friday at 2 p.m. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 6: Virginia 1 Florida 0