1976 Division II College World Series

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The 1976 Divsion II College World Series was held at Lanphier Park in Springfield, IL. The six schools qualified by winning one of six regional tournaments. The tournament was won by Cal Poly Pomona, coached by John Scolinos. The runner-up was SIU Edwardsville. Cal Poly Pomona outfielder Ken Hellyer was named the series Most Outstanding Player.

Participating Teams[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona California Collegiate Athletic Association 40-27-1 John Scolinos 0
(last:none)
none
Florida Southern College Sunshine State Conference 31-13 Hal Smeltzly 5
(last: 1975)
1st
Livingston University Gulf South Conference 33-16 (8-7) Hoss Bowlin 0
(last: none)
none
Sacred Heart University 22-7-1 Pete DiOrio 0
(last: none)
none
Southeast Missouri State University Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association 28-15 Joe Uhls 0
(last: none)
none
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Independent 30-21 Roy Lee 1
(last:1972)
3rd

Results[edit]

1976 College World Series Bracket[edit]

  First round Second round Semifinals Finals
                                       
  SE Missouri St. 4  
  Sacred Heart 3     SE Missouri St. 3  
    Florida Southern 5    
      Florida Southern 0  
      Cal Poly Pomona 5    
  Sacred Heart 1          
  Cal Poly Pomona 12        
  Livingston 6         Cal Poly Pomona 6 13
  Cal Poly Pomona 5           SIU Edwardsville 5 3
      Livingston 4        
      SIU Edwardsville 11          
  SIU Edwardsville 9           SIU Edwardsville 2    
  Florida Southern 5         SE Missouri St. 0  
  Livingston 7    
  SE Missouri St. 9  




Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
June 5
Game 1 Southeast Missouri State University 4 - 3 Sacred Heart University
Game 2 Livingston University 6 - 5 California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
Game 3 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 9 - 5 Florida Southern College
June 6
Game 4 California State Polytechnic University-Pomona 12 - 1 Sacred Heart University Sacred Heart elminated
Game 5 Florida Southern College 5 - 3 Southeast Missouri State University
Game 6 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 11 - 4 Livingston University
June 7
Game 7 Southeast Missouri State University 9 - 7 Livingston University Livingston elminated
Game 8 California State Polytechnic University-Pomona 5 - 0 Florida Southern College Florida Southern eliminated
June 8
Game 9 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 2 - 0 Southeast Missouri State University Southeast Missouri elminated
Game 10 California State Polytechnic University-Pomona 6 - 5 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
June 9
Game 11 California State Polytechnic University-Pomona 13 - 3 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Cal Poly Pomona wins CWS


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