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The 1955 College World Series was played at Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, NE from June 10 to June 16. The ninth tournament's champion was Wake Forest University coached by Taylor Sanford. The Most Outstanding Player was Tom Borland of Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College.

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[edit] Participating Teams

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish CWS W-L Record
University of Arizona Independents 41 - 6 (n/a) Frank Sancet 1
(last: 1954)
6th
(1954)
1 - 2
Colgate University 16 - 6 - 1 (n/a) Red O'Hora 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
Colorado State College Independents 24 - 2 (n/a) Pete Butler 2
(last: 1953)
7th
(1953)
0 - 4
Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College Missouri Valley Conference 24 - 1 (8 - 0, 0 GB) Toby Greene 1
(last: 1954)
4th
(1954)
2 - 2
Springfield College 14 - 5 (n/a) Archie Allen 1
(last: 1951)
5th
(1951)
1 - 2
University of Southern California California Intercollegiate Baseball Association 30 - 8 (14 - 2, 0 GB) Rod Dedeaux 3
(last: 1951)
1st
(1948)
5 - 5
Wake Forest University Atlantic Coast Conference 24 - 6 (11 - 3, 0 GB) Taylor Sanford 1
(last: 1949)
2nd
(1949)
2 - 2
Western Michigan College Mid-American Conference 22 - 5 (9 - 0, 0 GB) Charlie Maher 1
(last: 1952)
3rd
(1952)
2 - 2

[edit] Results

[edit] Bracket

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[edit] Game Results

Date Game Winner Score Loser Notes
June 10 Game 1 Oklahoma A&M 5 - 1 Springfield
Game 2 Western Michigan 4 - 1 Arizona
Game 3 Colorado State College 2 - 1 Southern California
Game 4 Wake Forest 1 - 0 Colgate
June 12 Game 5 Arizona 6 - 0 Springfield Springfield eliminated
Game 6 Colgate 6 - 4 Southern California Southern California eliminated
Game 7 Western Michigan 5 - 4 Oklahoma A&M
Game 8 Wake Forest 10 - 0 Colorado State College
June 13 Game 9 Arizona 20 - 0 Colorado State College Northern Colorado eliminated
Game 10 Oklahoma A&M 4 - 2 Colgate Colgate eliminated
Game 11 Western Michigan 9 - 0 Wake Forest
June 14 Game 12 Oklahoma A&M 5 - 4 (12 innings) Arizona Arizona eliminated
Game 13 Wake Forest 10 - 7 Western Michigan
June 15 Game 14 Wake Forest 2 - 0 Oklahoma A&M Oklahoma A&M eliminated
June 16 Final Wake Forest 7 - 6 Western Michigan Wake Forest wins CWS

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[edit] Tournament Notes

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