2008 Division III College World Series

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The 2008 Division III College World Series was held from May 23 to May 27 at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute, WI. The eight schools qualified by winning one of eight regional tournaments. Trinity College was the champion, defeating Johns Hopkins University in the championship game.

Participating Teams[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish
Adrian College Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association 36-13 (22-6) Craig Rainey 0
(last:none)
none
Chapman University Independent 40-5 Tom Tereschuk 7
(last:2007)
1st
Johns Hopkins University Centennial Conference 42-8 (16-2) Bob Babb 1
(last:1989)
3rd
Kean University New Jersey Athletic Conference 39-11 (14-4) Neil Ioviero 1
(last:2007)
1st
Linfield College Northwest Conference 35-13 (25-7) Scott Brosius 0
(last:none)
none
SUNY-Cortland State University of New York Athletic Conference 42-5 (14-0) Joe Brown 8
(last:2007)
2nd
Trinity College NESCAC 45-1 (12-0) Bill Decker 2
(last:2005)
7th
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference 42-10 (20-4) John Vodenlich 3
(last:2005)
1st

Game Results[edit]

Date Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 23
Game 1 Chapman University 4-2 Kean University
Game 2 Johns Hopkins University 3-2 (14 inn.) Adrian College
Game 3 Linfield College 5-1 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Game 4 Trinity College 2-1 SUNY-Cortland
May 24
Game 5 Adrian College 7-6 (12 inn.) Kean University Kean eliminated
Game 6 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 10-2 SUNY-Cortland Cortland eliminated
Game 7 Johns Hopkins University 5-4 Chapman University
Game 8 Trinity College 6-5 Linfield College
May 25
Game 9 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 7-4 Chapman University Chapman eliminated
Game 10 Adrian College 3-2 Linfield College Linfield eliminated
Game 11 Trinity College 8-5 Johns Hopkins University
May 26
Game 12 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 13-11 Adrian College Adrian eliminated
Game 13 Johns Hopkins University 12-11 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater UW-Whitewater eliminated
May 27
Game 14 Johns Hopkins University 4-3 Trinity College Trinity's only loss of season
Game 15 Trinity College 5-4 Johns Hopkins University Trinity wins CWS

Related Sites[edit]

2008 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship

Division III College World Series

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