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1989's Road to Omaha

A series of "This Day in History" posts from Wichita State's 1989 College World Series championship team.

May 13, 1989

The game:

The skinny: WSU strands 22 runners in the doubleheader. The Shockers commit a season-high five errors in the second game.

The quote: "We’ve had a lot of men on and a lot of opportunties to break games open. But we haven’t done the job, yet,” WSU coach Gene Stephenson.

WSU's record: 56-12

Big picture: WSU splits a four-game series with BYU as a warmup before the MVC Tournament.