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Vanderbilt wins College World Series 3-2 over Virginia

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OMAHA, Neb. (FOX 17) -- The Vanderbilt Commodores win the College World Series with a 3-2 victory over Virginia.

It's the school's first national championship for a men's athletic program.

John Norwood broke a 2-2 tie in the 8th inning with a solo home run to left field.  It's the first, and only, home run the Black and Gold hit in Omaha.

The Vanderbilt pitching staff limited Virginia to 5 hits, while striking out 11 Cavaliers.

Vanderbilt 2nd baseman Dansby Swanson is named the CWS Most Valuable Player.

FOX 17 Sports is in Omaha with the Commodores.  Look for Dan Phillips' reports Thursday on FOX 17 This Morning.

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