Talking Numbers: Records, firsts and other “big deals”

It was an exciting year for the College World Series, seeing several records set, matched, or broken. Florida tied a record in the fourth inning of their first faceoff against Miami with 11 runs in a single inning. In that same game, Miami tied a record for most pitchers used in a CWS game–8. LSU would […]

2015 Men’s College World Series All-Tournament Team

Seven student-athletes playing in the CWS Finals were named to the All-Tournament Team, highlighted by Virginia’s Josh Sborz, who earned the John D. Diesing Sr. Award as the College World Series Most Outstanding Player. Kade Scivicque, LSU, Catcher Zander Wiel, Vanderbilt, First Base Ernie Clement, Virginia, Second Base Kenny Towns, Virginia, Third Base Daniel Pinero, Virginia, […]

Game 16: Virginia v. Vanderbilt

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. 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 […]

Game 15 Summary: Virginia v. Vanderbilt

Virginia kept its 2015 College World Series championship hopes alive with a 3-0 victory over Vanderbilt in game two of the CWS Finals at TD Ameritrade Park. Facing elimination for the second time in four days, the Cavaliers (43-24) used a sixth inning burst to tie the three-game championship series with the Commodores (51-20) at […]

Game 14 Summary: Vanderbilt v. Virginia

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. The first CWS Finals game to remain scoreless through five innings in the current best-of-three format (since 2003), Vanderbilt broke the scoreless tie with situational […]

Game 13 Summary: Virginia v. Florida

A seventh-inning sac fly and a clutch relief performance by Josh Sborz led Virginia past Florida, 5-4, at the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park. The back-and-forth game featured two lead changes and timely hitting from both teams, until Kenny Towns’ bases-loaded sacrifice in the seventh inning secured the game for the […]

Game 12 Summary: Vanderbilt v. TCU

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. The Vanderbilt offense steadily battered away at TCU’s pitching, scoring runs in the first, third, fourth and fifth innings before going quiet in the final […]

Game 11 Summary: Virginia v. Florida

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. Their 35 runs is the most for any CWS […]

Game 10 Summary: LSU v. TCU

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. It was a sold out game with 26,803 in attendance–the 13th largest in CWS history and 3rd largest in the history of TD Ameritrade Park. What started […]

Game 9 Summary: Florida v. Miami

Florida exploded for four home runs en route to a 10-2 victory over Miami in an elimination game at the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park. Harrison Bader, Richie Martin, Buddy Reed and Peter Alonso each homered, making it the first game in TD Ameritrade history with four dingers by a team. […]