Tag Archives: 2009 Austin Super Regional

Texas advances to CWS with 5-2 win over TCU


Taylor Jungmann (UT Media Relations)
Taylor Jungmann (UT Media Relations)

AUSTIN, Texas – Freshman Taylor Jungmann allowed two hits over six innings Monday night and top-seeded Texas earned its first trip to the College World Series since 2005 with a 5-2 win over TCU.

Kevin Keyes homered in the first inning for the Longhorns (46-14-1), who have won six national championships. Jungmann struck out five and walked one in picking up his eighth win of the season before being replaced by Austin Wood in the bottom of the seventh. Continue reading

TCU picks up 3-2 win


Matt Carpenter (Courtesy of TCU Media Relations)
Matt Carpenter (Courtesy of TCU Media Relations)

AUSTIN, Texas – The No. 10 TCU Horned Frogs staved off elimination and forced a game three with a 3-2 victory over No. 4 Texas Sunday afternoon at UFCU Disch-Falk Field. For the first time in school history, the Frogs will play in a Super Regional Championship game which is slated for a 6 p.m. start Monday and will be aired live on ESPN2. Matt Carpenter and Matt Vern provided the Frogs’ offense with two home runs. Continue reading

Texas takes Game 1 against TCU 10-4

(Courtesy of Texas Media Relations)

AUSTIN, Texas – Michael Torres hit two home runs and had four RBIs to lead top-seeded Texas past TCU 10-4 on Saturday night in the opening game of the best-of-three super regional series.

Torres, who was 4 for 5, hit a solo home run in the second inning, giving the Longhorns (45-13-1) a 3-1 lead. His 3-run homer in the seventh broke the game open, giving Texas a 10-4 lead. Continue reading

2009 Super Regional Predictions


The College Baseball Blog writers have all put together their predictions for the 2009 Super Regionals.  You can also particpate by putting your predictions for this round of action in the comment section below and we might be able to secure a few prizes for the top predictions so please leave your email address.  Continue reading

TCU vs Texas Super Regional Preview

Chance Ruffin and the Texas Longhorns host TCU in the Austin Super Regional this weekend.
Chance Ruffin and the Texas Longhorns host TCU in the Austin Super Regional this weekend. (Statesman Photo)

The Texas Longhorns will meet the TCU Horned Frogs in the Austin Super Regional.  Both teams swept their way through regional play to earn their spots in this weekend’s Super Regional play.  Texas used late inning heroics to take a 25 inning marathon from Boston College and a walk-off grand slam to seal the regional championship against Army.  TCU went relatively untested in their first two games of regional play before a come-from-behind victory over Oregon State won the regional and advanced them to the Super Regionals.

The series will begin Saturday at 5 p.m. CT at UFCU Disch-Falk Field and will be aired on ESPNU.  Continue reading