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Do or Die For Virginia Baseball Against Titans

Published by on June 14, 2009

It's been an exciting road for Virginia fans over the past month now, but the journey may be nearing its conclusion.

Monday afternoon, the Virginia baseball team that has shocked the college baseball world puts its entire season on the line against the second-seeded Cal-State Fullerton Titans in the College World Series.

One team will live to fight another day, the other will be the first team eliminated in Omaha this season.

The Titans are clearly the more experienced team; they have their No. 1 pitcher waiting in the wings and they have four World Series titles to their credit.

Virginia is playing in its first College World series in the history of its program.

On the other hand, when it comes to overcoming adversity, Virginia is more than experienced this season.

The Virginia baseball team entered this season unranked and responded by reeling off 19 straight victories to open the season.

With a team laden with freshmen and sophomores, the Cavaliers came into the season with a chip on their shoulders and that mental toughness has served them well.

Virginia coach Brian O'Connor say something special in these kids. They wer...

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