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1997 Division III College World Series

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The 1997 Division III College World Series was held in Salem, VA. University of Southern Maine defeated College of Wooster in the championship game. P Jason Jensen of Southern Maine was named the Most Outstanding Player of the tournament.

Participating Teams[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish
Bridgewater State College Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference 29-11-1 Rick Smith 1
(last:1996)
3rd
Carthage College College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin 40-10 (18-2) Augie Schmidt 3
(last:1995)
3rd
Chapman University Independent 31-16 Rex Peters 0
(last:none)
none
State University of New York College at Cortland State University of New York Athletic Conference 31-10 (11-1) Steve Owens 1
(last:1995)
7th
North Carolina Wesleyan College Dixie Intercollegiate Athletic Conference 40-7 (15-1) Mike Fox 8
(last:1994)
1st
University of Southern Maine Little East Conference 39-9 (11-3) Ed Flaherty 3
(last:1992)
1st
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference 31-13 (9-3) Scott Pritchard 0
(last:none)
none
College of Wooster North Coast Athletic Conference 46-8-1 (16-3) Tim Pettorini 2
(last:1994)
6th

Results[edit]

1997 College World Series[edit]

  First round     Second round     Third round
                           
  Carthage 6  
  SUNY-Cortland 4    
      Carthage 12  
      UW Stevens Point 1    
  UW Stevens Point 9          
  Bridgewater St. 3        
      Carthage 5
      Southern Maine 6
  Southern Maine 7        
  Wooster 1          
      Southern Maine 14    
      NC Wesleyan 4  
  NC Wesleyan 4    
  Chapman 3  
  Loser's bracket
  SUNY-Cortland 12  
  Bridgewater St. 5     NC Wesleyan 3
    SUNY-Cortland 4
  Wooster 19  
  Chapman 6     UW Stevens Point 7
    Wooster 11
  Semifinals     Elimination     Final
                           
  Re-ordered Semifinals
  Southern Maine 1       Southern Maine 15
  SUNY-Cortland 2           Wooster 1
      SUNY-Cortland 1    
      Wooster 8  
  Carthage 1    
  Wooster 2  



Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 24
Game 1 Carthage College 6-4 SUNY-Cortland
Game 2 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point 9-3 Bridgewater State College
Game 3 University of Southern Maine 7-1 College of Wooster
Game 4 North Carolina Wesleyan College 4-3 (13 Inn) Chapman University
May 25
Game 5 SUNY-Cortland 12-5 Bridgewater State College Bridgewater eliminated
Game 6 College of Wooster 19-6 Chapman University Chapman eliminated
Game 7 Carthage College 12-1 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Game 8 University of Southern Maine 14-4 North Carolina Wesleyan College
May 26
Game 9 College of Wooster 11-7 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point UW Stevens Point eliminated
Game 10 SUNY-Cortland 4-3 North Carolina Wesleyan College NC Wesleyan eliminated
Game 11 University of Southern Maine 6-5 Carthage College
May 27
Game 12 College of Wooster 2-1 Carthage College Carthage eliminated
Game 13 SUNY-Cortland 2-1 University of Southern Maine
May 28
Game 14 College of Wooster 8-1 SUNY-Cortland Cotrland eliminated
Game 15 University of Southern Maine 15-1 College of Wooster Southern Maine wins CWS


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