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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

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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

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 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

CWS Game 1: Virginia 5 Arkansas 3

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

OMAHA, Neb. – Daniel Pinero’s three stolen bases and three hits led Virginia over Arkansas 5-3 in the opening game of the 2015 NCAA Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

Arkansas (40-24) will face elimination at 2 p.m. central on Monday. Virginia (40-22) will play the winnerof Miami-Florida on Monday at 7 p.m. Continue reading CWS Game 1: Virginia 5 Arkansas 3

Virginia’s Brian O’Connor Suspended Four Games

UPDATED ON MARCH 15th at 9:30 AM
VirginiaLogoIt was announced on Saturday morning that Virginia head coach Brian O’Connor has been suspended for the next four games of the season. This is the result of making contact with an umpire in Friday afternoon’s 2-1 loss to Virginia Tech. You can check out video of the aftermath of the incident below and the full press release. Continue reading Virginia’s Brian O’Connor Suspended Four Games

Virginia Baseball releases 2015 Schedule

CWS-Ole-Miss-vs-Virginia-06CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia baseball head coach Brian O’Connor has announced his program’s schedule for the 2015 season. Coming off a trip to the 2014 College World Series Finals, the Cavaliers open their season Feb. 13 with a three-game series at East Carolina and begin their 34-game home schedule on Feb. 17 against VCU.

The schedule is highlighted by 19 games against teams that played in the 2014 postseason, including a three-game series against ACC newcomer Louisville, which advanced to the College World Series last season. The first-ever games between the Cavaliers and Cardinals are slated for April 3-5 at UVa’s Davenport Field. Continue reading Virginia Baseball releases 2015 Schedule

CWS Championship Series: Vanderbilt 3 Virginia 2

VanderbiltCelebration2OMAHA, Neb. – An 8th inning home run by John Norwood helped Vanderbilt make history on Wednesday evening, as the Commodores defeated Virginia, 3-2, in Game Three of the 2014 Men’s College World Series Finals, claiming its first NCAA National Championship in baseball.

Continue reading CWS Championship Series: Vanderbilt 3 Virginia 2

CBD Editorial: The Mike Papi Incident at the CWS

In the 9th inning on Tuesday night, Mike Papi of Virginia was caught in a run down between third base and home. Papi retreated to third base where he barreled into a Vanderbilt Tyler Campbell clearly lowering his shoulder. The video is included below. Continue reading CBD Editorial: The Mike Papi Incident at the CWS