2019 College World Series

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The 2019 College World Series was played at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha in Omaha, NE from June 15 to June 26. Eight teams qualified for the tournament by winning their Regional and Super-Regional Tournaments. Vanderbilt University defeated University of Michigan in the final game of the best-of-three finals. Kumar Rocker was named the College World Series Most Outstanding Player

The field was broken into two double elimination brackets of four teams each.

Participating Teams[edit]

Bracket 1[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish CWS W-L Record
University of Arkansas Southeastern Conference 46-18 (20-10) Dave Van Horn 8
(last: 2018)
2nd
(1979, 2018)
13-16
Florida State University Atlantic Coast Conference 41-21 (17-13) Mike Martin 22
(last: 2017)
2nd
(1970, 1986, 1999)
29-44
University of Michigan Big Ten Conference 45-19 (16-7) Erik Bakich 7
(last: 1984)
1st
(1953)
12 – 11
Texas Tech University Big 12 Conference 44-18 (16-8) Tim Tadlock 3
(last: 2018)
5th
(2016, 2018)
2-6


Bracket 2[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish CWS W-L Record
Auburn University Southeastern Conference 38-26 (14-16) Butch Thompson 4
(last: 1997)
4th
(1967)
3-8
University of Louisville Atlantic Coast Conference 49-16 (21-9) Dan McDonnell 4
(last:2017)
5th
(2007, 2017)
2-8
Mississippi State University Southeastern Conference 51-13 (20-10) Gary Henderson 10
(last: 2018)
2nd
(2013)
12-20
Vanderbilt University Southeastern Conference 54-11 (23-7) Tim Corbin 3
(last: 2015)
1st
(2014)
11-5

Results[edit]

2019 College World Series Bracket[edit]

The teams in the CWS are divided into two pools of four, with each pool playing a double-elimination format. The winners of the two pools meet in a best-of-three finals.

  First round Second round Semifinals Finals
                                           
8  Texas Tech 3  
 Michigan 5  
   Michigan 2  
   Florida State 0  
5  Arkansas 0
 Florida State 1  
   Michigan 15 x  
 
  8  Texas Tech 3 x  
8  Texas Tech 5  
5  Arkansas 4  
   Florida State 1
  8  Texas Tech 4  
   Michigan 7 1 2
  2  Vanderbilt 4 4 8
2  Vanderbilt 3  
7  Louisville 1  
  2  Vanderbilt 6
  6  Mississippi State 3  
6  Mississippi State 5
 Auburn 4  
  2  Vanderbilt 3 x
 
  7  Louisville 2 x  
7  Louisville 5  
 Auburn 3  
  6  Mississippi State 3
  7  Louisville 4  

Game Results[edit]

Date Game Winner Score Loser Notes
June 15 Game 1 University of Michigan 5-3 Texas Tech University
Game 2 Florida State University 1-0 University of Arkansas
June 16 Game 3 Vanderbilt University 3-1 University of Louisville
Game 4 Mississippi State University 5-4 Auburn University
June 17 Game 5 Texas Tech University 5-4 University of Arkansas Arkansas eliminated
Game 6 University of Michigan 2-0 Florida State University
June 19 Game 7 University of Louisville 5-3 Auburn University Auburn eliminated
Game 8 Vanderbilt University 6-3 Mississippi State University
Game 9 Texas Tech University 4-1 Florida State University Florida State eliminated
June 20 Game 10 University of Louisville 4-3 Mississippi State University Mississippi State eliminated
June 21 Game 11 University of Michigan 15-3 Texas Tech University Texas Tech eliminated
Game 12 Vanderbilt University 3-2 University of Louisville Louisville eliminated
June 24 Game 1 University of Michigan 7-4 Vanderbilt University
June 25 Game 2 Vanderbilt University 4-1 University of Michigan
June 26 Game 3 Vanderbilt University 8-2 University of Michigan Vanderbilt wins CWS

All Tournament Team[edit]

The following players were members of the All-Tournament Team:

Position Player School
P Tommy Henry Michigan
Kumar Rocker Vanderbilt
1B Jimmy Kerr Michigan
2B Ako Thomas Michigan
3B Austin Martin Vanderbilt
SS Jack Blomgren Michigan
C Philip Clarke Vanderbilt
OF JJ Bleday Vanderbilt
Drew Campbell Louisville
Jesse Franklin Michigan
DH Cameron Warren Texas Tech

Notable Players[edit]

Tournament Notes[edit]

Further Reading[edit]

  • Manny Randhawa: "Vanderbilt seals CWS title with resounding win: Commodores end Michigan's Cinderella run behind righty Hickman's 10-K performance", mlb.com, June 26, 2019. [1]


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