NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Vanderbilt Commodores finally are headed back to Omaha and the College World Series for the first time since stringing together a national title in 2014 and a runners-up finish in 2015.
The wait hasn’t been easy, especially after losing the super regional on their field a year ago.
That makes this berth even sweeter.
“It’s a very proud and joyous moment when you get to see your players celebrate something like this at the end, particularly for what they’ve been through over the years,” Vanderbilt coach Tim Corbin said.
Austin Martin drove in three, hitting two of Vanderbilt’s five home runs, and the Commodores advanced to their fourth College