1952 College World Series

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The 1952 College World Series was played at Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, NE from June 12 to June 15. The participating schools qualified by winning one of eight district tournaments. The sixth tournament's champion was the College of the Holy Cross coached by Jack Barry. The Most Outstanding Player was James O'Neill of the College of the Holy Cross.

Participating Teams[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish CWS W-L Record
Duke University Southern Conference 30 - 6 (18 - 3, 0 GB) Jack Coombs 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
College of the Holy Cross 15 - 2 (n/a) Jack Barry 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
University of Missouri Big Seven Conference 17 - 5 (13 - 1, 0 GB) Hi Simmons 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
Colorado State College Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference 15 - 7 (n/a) Pete Butler 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
Oregon State University 27 - 10 (10 - 6, 0 GB) Ralph Coleman 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
Pennsylvania State University 16 - 4 (n/a) Joe Bedenk 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
University of Texas at Austin Southwest Conference 18 - 7 (11 - 4, 0 GB) Bibb Falk 2
(last: 1950)
1st
(1949, 1950)
8 - 1
Western Michigan College Mid-American Conference 16 - 5 (8 - 0, 0 GB) Charlie Maher 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

  Round 1   Round 2   Round 3     Finals
                                                 
  Missouri 15  
  Colorado St. Coll. 1    
      Missouri 1  
      Holy Cross 0    
  Holy Cross 5          
  Western Michigan 1        
      Missouri 3    
      Penn State 2      
  Penn State 5              
  Texas 3                
      Penn State 12          
      Duke 7        
  Duke 18          
  Oregon St. 7         Missouri 3 4
      Holy Cross 7 8
       
  Losers Bracket 1     Losers Bracket 2     Losers Bracket 3     Losers Bracket 4    
       
    Duke 1        
  Colorado St. Coll. 6     Western Michigan 5         Penn State 4    
  Western Michigan 8         Western Michigan 3     Holy Cross 15  
      Holy Cross 15    
    Holy Cross 2      
  Texas 10     Texas 1    
  Oregon St. 1    



Game Results[edit]

Date Game Winner Score Loser Notes
June 12 Game 1 Penn State 5 - 3 Texas
Game 2 Duke 18 - 7 Oregon State
Game 3 Holy Cross 5 - 1 Western Michigan
Game 4 Missouri 15 - 1 Colorado State College
June 13 Game 5 Texas 10 - 1 Oregon State Oregon State eliminated
Game 6 Western Michigan 8 - 6 Colorado State College Northern Colorado eliminated
Game 7 Penn State 12 - 7 Duke
Game 8 Missouri 1 - 0 Holy Cross
June 14 Game 9 Western Michigan 5 - 1 Duke Duke eliminated
Game 10 Holy Cross 2 - 1 Texas Texas eliminated
Game 11 Missouri 3 - 2 Penn State
June 15 Game 12 Holy Cross 15 - 3 Western Michigan Western Michigan eliminated
Game 13 Holy Cross 15 - 4 Penn State Penn State eliminated
June 16 Game 14 Holy Cross 7 - 3 Missouri
June 17 Final Holy Cross 8 - 4 Missouri Holy Cross wins CWS

Notable Players[edit]

Tournament Notes[edit]

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