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“If you want,” UVA baseball coach Brian O’Connor said to my wife and me, standing outside the outfield fence at Davenport Field, “you can go on the field and take your photos there.”
An estimated 4,000 fans were filling the John Paul Jones Arena Thursday to fete the UVA baseball team, returning to Charlottesville as conquering heroes, big trophy in hand. Beneath the bleachers, coach Brian O’Connor, pitchers Josh Sborz and Brandon Waddell and third baseman Kenny Towns reflected on what seemed impossible a month ago.
UVA athletics director Craig Littlepage talks with reporters on Thursday on the 2015 College World Series and the program’s first national championship.
UVA baseball coach Brian O’Connor, starting pitcher Brandon Waddell, third baseman Kenny Towns, first baseman Pavin Smith and relief pitcher Nathan Kirby speak with reporters after the Cavs’ 4-2 win over Vanderbilt on Wednesday that clinched the program’s first national championship.
Channing Poole, the Voice of UVA Baseball, provides play-by-play of the Cavs’ 4-2 win over Vanderbilt in Game 3 of the 2015 College World Series Championship Series that clinched the program’s first national championship.
The UVA baseball NCAA Championship Celebration has been moved to John Paul Jones Arena due to the threat of inclement weather this afternoon in the Charlottesville area.
If you tell UVA baseball coach Brian O’Connor in January, Brian, you’re going to have Nathan Kirby on four days rest to give you two innings with a 4-2 lead to close out the final game of the College World Series, he says to you, Thank you.
How unlikely was UVA baseball’s run to the 2015 national championship? Let’s look at the Cavs’ side of the box score.
The UVA baseball team won the 2015 NCAA National Championship with a 4-2 victory over Vanderbilt Wednesday evening in Game 3 of the College World Series Finals at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.
Podcast: The first-ever Championship Edition of UVA Sports Today wraps the 2015 College World Series
The UVA Sports Today crew – host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press staffers Scott German and Chris Graham – bring the first-ever Championship Edition of the podcast in the wake of Virginia’s 4-2 win over Vanderbilt in the 2015 College World Series that clinched the program’s first national championship. Scott nominates himself the president-for-life in the Brian O’Connor Fan Club, Chris begins the crowdfunding drive for statues outside Davenport for Brandon Waddell and Josh Sborz, and much, much more.
UVA pitcher Nathan Kirby strikes out Vanderbilt pinch-hitter Kyle Smith for the final out in the Cavs’ 4-2 win in the deciding Game 3 of the 2015 College World Series.
The University of Virginia athletics department would like to invite the public to celebrate the 2015 NCAA champion UVA baseball team on Thursday, June 24 from 6-7 p.m. at Davenport Field. Admission and parking for this event are free.
UVA and Vanderbilt play Game 3 in the College World Series with a national championship on the line. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads our live blog.
If ever a stage was a perfect fit for a star, it is the College World Series and UVA junior Brandon Waddell. The 6’3” lefty from Houston, Texas, will get his fifth career CWS start tonight in the deciding Game 3 of the 2015 Championship Series, and to date Virginia is 4-0 in his starts in 2014 and 2015.
They need to redo the statue out front of TD Ameritrade Park. Until they do, that statue is missing its Josh Sborz.
UVA baseball coach Brian O’Connor, right fielder Thomas Woodruff, relief pitcher Josh Sborz and starting pitcher Adam Haseley talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 3-0 win over Vanderbilt in Game 2 of the College World Series Championship Series. The win sets up a winner-take-all Game 3 tonight for the 2015 national championship.
The UVA 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.
Highlights from Virginia Sports TV of the 3-0 win for UVA over Vanderbilt in Game 2 of the 2015 College World Series Championship Series.
UVA freshman Adam Haseley pitched into the sixth in a surprise start, Ernie Clement and Thomas Woodruff delivered two-out RBI hits in a three-run sixth, and Josh Sborz, once again, closed out a UVA College World Series win, 3-0 over Vanderbilt in Game 2 of the College World Series Championship Series.
UVA and Vanderbilt play Game 2 in the College World Series Championship Series tonight at 8 p.m. Eastern. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads our live blog.
Freshman Adam Haseley will get the start for UVA in Game 2 of the College World Series Championship Series tonight.
UVA head coach Brian O’Connor, starting pitcher Connor Jones and left fielder Kevin Doherty talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 5-1 loss to Vanderbilt in Game 1 of the College World Series Championship Series on Monday.
Game 1 in a best-of-three series is obviously pivotal. Vanderbilt’s 5-1 win over UVA in the College World Series Monday night is even more so for the Commodores.
A Will Toffey two-out, two-run double broke a scoreless tie in the sixth, and Vanderbilt rode a solid start from first-round 2015 MLB Draft pick Carson Fulmer to a 5-1 win over Virginia in Game 1 of the College World Series Championship Series Monday night in Omaha.