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Florida capitalizes on Miami errors to advance to CWS


FloridaPigPile Freshman Austin Maddox (Jacksonville, Fla.) delivered a two-out RBI double in the top of the 10th inning to drive in freshman Nolan Fontana (Winter Garden, Fla.) with what proved to be the winning run as No. 4 Florida (47-15) upended No. 11 Miami (Fla.) (43-20), 4-3, in front of a school-record crowd of 5,783 fans on Saturday night at McKethan Stadium. The victory in Game 2 of the NCAA Gainesville Super Regional secured the Gators’ sixth trip to the College World Series, first since 2005, for what will be the final event at Rosenblatt Stadium.

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Alex Panteliodis leads Florida to a 7-2 victory over Miami (FL)


AlexPantaFlorida Sophomore Alex Panteliodis (Tampa, Fla.) went the distance for his first career complete game and established a personal best with 12 strikeouts as No. 4 Florida (46-15) defeated No. 11 Miami (Fla.) (43-19), 7-2, in the opener of the best-of-three NCAA Gainesville Super Regional on Friday night.

The crowd of 5,429 fans was a season high and the largest postseason attendance since McKethan Stadium was renovated prior to the 2007 season. The Gators will have an opportunity to clinch their first berth in next weekend’s NCAA College World Series since 2005 with a victory tomorrow at 7 p.m., live on ESPN2.

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Super Regional Preview: Miami (FL) at Florida

07 April 2009: University of Miami infielder Scott Lawson (2) hit a home run against Florida Atlantic University at Alex Rodriguez Park at Mark Light Field, Coral Gables, Florida, in Miami's 8-7 victory.
The Miami (FL) Hurricanes head north to Gainesville to take on the Florida Gators with a spot in the College World Series on the line. The Hurricanes enter with a 43-18 overall record after going 3-1 in the Coral Gables Regional. They opened with a 12-8 victory over Dartmouth before defeating Texas A&M 14-1. They then dropped a decision to Texas A&M 11-7 before winning the regional with a 10-3 victory. Florida enters with a 45-15 overall record after going a perfect 3-0 in the Regional with victories over Bethune-Cookman (7-3), Oregon State (10-2), and Florida Atlantic (15-0).

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