Tampa tries for a 3-peat in D2 Baseball
Two-time defending champion will once again vie for the NCAA Division II College World Series title. The #3 ranked Spartans (42-9-1) rallied past #17 Catawba to represent the South Region at GCS Park in Sauget, Ill. This year’s tournament is hosted by Southern Illinois – Edwardsville after being held in Montgomery, Ala. for over 25 years.
Top-ranked Mt. Olive (54-6) won the South Atlantic Regional over #10 South Carolina-Aiken and will play #26 Ouachita Baptist (47-14) who defeated Delta State who was also ranked #1 nationally for the South Central Region title. They will be joined by Sonoma State (West Region), Shippensburg (North Atlantic Region), #23 Central Missouri (Central Region), #21 Franklin Pierce (Northeast Region), and Ashland (North Central Region).