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Long Beach State Finally Super Again
Everyone pitched in as Long Beach State rose from the loser’s bracket to win the Long Beach Regional with a second victory over Texas.
Dirtbags Deny Longhorns
Catcher David Banuelos shifted the momentum Long Beach State’s way twice with defensive gems to help the Dirtbags force a winner-take-all with Texas.
Thrilling Finishes Grace Long Beach
Texas and Long Beach State played the game of the NCAA postseason thus far and Shotgun Spratling covered it all.
Dirtbags Throw Off With Success
Dave Smith’s gem on the mound allowed Long Beach State to save ace Darren McCaughan for Saturday for a big matchup with Texas in the Long Beach Regional.
Kingham Is King In Long Beach
Nolan Kingham outdueled Griffin Canning to lead Texas to a win over UCLA in the Long Beach Regional.
Long Beach Regional Breakdown
Long Beach State gets to host a regional for the first time since 2008, but Texas, UCLA and San Diego State make this the Regional of Death this year.
Stanford Regional Breakdown
Stanford is trying to send Mark Marquess out with a deep run, but the pitching of Fullerton and the bats of BYU will make this regional interesting.
West Coast Postseason Primer
Shotgun Spratling looks at how the West fared on selection day, and takes a peek ahead at the outlook for West teams heading into the tournament.
BYU Bashes Way to WCC Title
BYU busted out the heavy artillery to complete a march through the losers’ bracket at the WCC tournament. Shotgun Spratling reports from BYU’s triumph.
Dispatches From Stockton: Day 2
Shotgun Spratling details the second day of the WCC tournament where the nation’s hottest pitcher lost and a ninth inning rally nearly featured a game-tying grand slam.
Dispatches From Stockton: Day 1
Shotgun Spratling is in Stockton and filed this report from the opening day action at the WCC tournament.
Oregon’s Peterson Bounces Back
David Peterson rebounded from a tough start against Oregon State by turning in a strong performance at USC, where he had his good stuff.
Ricky Returns To Business
Fresno State’s Ricky Tyler Thomas returned to his usual form, and that development has the Bulldogs feeling ecstatic.
Hunter Greene Embraces Spotlight
Hunter Greene talks with Shotgun Spratling about his two-way ambitions, his UCLA commitment and his experience in the limelight.