1995 Division III College World Series

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The 1995 Division III College World Series was the first to be held in Salem, VA. The tournament suffered from a full weekend of rainouts on Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28. University of La Verne defeated Methodist College in the championship game. 1B Jeff Polinsky of La Verne was named the Most Outstanding Player of the tournament.


Participating Teams[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish
Carthage College College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin 37-8-1 (14-4) Augie Schmidt 2
(last:1994)
3rd
Eastern Connecticut State University Independent 28-12 Bill Holowaty 5
(last:1993)
1st
University of La Verne Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference 39-9 (21-0) Owen Wright 1
(last:1984)
4th
Marietta College Ohio Athletic Conference 46-9 (16-2) Don Schaly 12
(last:1992)
1st
Methodist College Dixie Intercollegiate Athletic Conference 36-19-1 (8-2) Tom Austin 0
(last:none)
none
State University of New York College at Cortland State University of New York Athletic Conference 30-13 (11-1) Steve Owens 0
(last:none)
none
William Paterson College New Jersey Athletic Conference 36-9 (15-3) Jeff Albies 4
(last:1992)
1st
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference 39-5 (12-0) Tom Lechnir 13
(last:1994)
1st

Results[edit]

1995 College World Series Bracket[edit]

  First round     Second round     Third round
                           


  Methodist 7  
  East. Conn. St. 4    
      Methodist 4  
      Wisc.-Oshkosh 3    
  Wisc.-Oshkosh 7          
  Carthage 2        
      Methodist 7
      La Verne 8
  La Verne 8        
  William Paterson 3          
      La Verne 5    
      Marietta 3  
  Marietta 11    
  SUNY-Cortland 10  
  Loser's bracket
  East. Conn. St. 6  
  Carthage 12     Marietta 7
    Carthage 11
  William Paterson 16  
  SUNY-Cortland 10     Wisc.-Oshkosh 9
    William Paterson 8
  Semifinals     Elimination     Final
                           
  Re-ordered Semifinals
  La Verne 5       La Verne 5
  Wisc.-Oshkosh 10           Methodist 3
      Wisc.-Oshkosh 3    
      Methodist 9  
  Methodist 12    
  Carthage 2  



Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 25
Game 1 Methodist College 7-4 Eastern Connecticut State University
Game 2 University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh 7-2 Carthage College
Game 3 University of La Verne 8-3 William Paterson College
Game 4 Marietta College 11-10 SUNY-Cortland
May 26
Game 5 Carthage College 12-6 Eastern Connecticut State University Eastern Connecticut eliminated
Game 6 William Paterson College 16-10 SUNY-Cortland Cortland eliminated
May 29
Game 7 University of La Verne 5-3 Marietta College
Game 8 Methodist College 4-3 University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Game 9 Carthage College 11-7 Marietta College Marietta eliminated
Game 10 University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh 9-8 William Paterson College William Paterson eliminated
May 30
Game 11 University of La Verne 8-7 (10 Inn) Methodist College
Game 12 University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh 10-5 University of La Verne
Game 13 Methodist College 12-2 Carthage College Carthage eliminated
May 31
Game 14 Methodist College 9-3 University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh UW Oshkosh eliminated
Game 15 University of La Verne 5-3 Methodist College La Verne wins CWS


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