Florida earned the program’s first-ever national title when the Gators defeated LSU in the College World Series Finals, concluding another exciting college baseball season.
Here are some of the best photos from Omaha.
The Florida Gators beat LSU after winning two games in a row in the finals of the College World Series. Florida pitcher Alex Faedo won the Most Outstanding Player Award.
LSU fans certainly made themselves known in Omaha. This year a new all-time attendance record was set.
For the teams that don’t make it to the finals, leaving Omaha comes with a mix of emotions.
Oregon State headed into the CWS with 23-game win streak before falling to LSU on June 23.
Louisville’s Brendan McKay had his historic career come to a close in Omaha.
Florida State’s Mike Martin is still seeking a national championship. After the Seminoles were eliminated, LSU coach Paul Mainieri said the coach shouldn’t be judged on whether he wins a title or not.
Cal State Fullerton made a statement in Omaha with their unique facial hair which the team did to create unity for the College World Series. The Titans were eliminated after losing to Florida State, but the team’s bond was evident.
Baseball under the lights in Omaha is a thing of beauty. Relive some of the best plays from the CWS here.
LSU’s Kramer Robertson was hard to miss at the College World Series thanks to his bright blonde hair he bleached just for Omaha. Here the camera captures a nice shot as he drives for a ground ball. He wasn’t the only Tiger with an interesting look, check out the hair of closer Zach Hess.
Congrats to the Gators on the being 2017 national champions. To check out College World Series history, click here.