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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

2015 College World Series Final Game 1: Vanderbilt 5 Virginia 1

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

OMAHA, Neb. – Vanderbilt moved within one game of claiming back-to-back national championships at the 2015 College World Series, defeating Virginia, 5-1, in game one of the CWS Finals at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Final Game 1: Vanderbilt 5 Virginia 1

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 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

USA Baseball Names Twenty-One Golden Spikes Award Semifinalists

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DURHAM, N.C. — USA Baseball announced the semifinalists for the 2015 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award on Friday. Twenty-one athletes from around the country were named semifinalists for the 38th Golden Spikes Award, sponsored by Major League Baseball and presented in partnership with the Rod Dedeaux Foundation to the top amateur baseball player in the U.S.
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Vanderbilt releases 2015 Schedule

The Commodores open the 2015 slate at home against Santa Clara on February 13 with a three-game series and host non-conference weekend series against Illinois-Chicago (Feb. 20-22) and Illinois State (Feb. 27-March 1) before traveling to Los Angeles to play in the Dodgertown Classic. The Dores will play games against USC, UCLA and TCU over the weekend with Sunday’s game against 2014 College World Series participant TCU taking place at Dodger Stadium. Continue reading Vanderbilt releases 2015 Schedule