You are the owner of this article.

Players from past College World Series cherish 'unbelievable experience' in Omaha

  • 0
Players from past College World Series cherish 'unbelievable experience' in Omaha

Former Florida star and current New York Mets slugger Pete Alonso, center, returned to Omaha with the Las Vegas 51s in 2018. “Omaha will always have a special place in my heart,” he said. “I’ve had so many fond memories here.”

Michael Roth

Former South Carolina ace Michael Roth has thrown the most innings in College World Series history. “We always enjoyed coming here. And Omaha — the town and the people — embraced us,” he said.

Hunter Renfroe

Hunter Renfroe’s Mississippi State team advanced to the finals before losing. He had only positive feelings when he returned with El Paso.

Tony covers UNO sports, the Omaha Storm Chasers and boxing for The World-Herald. Follow him on Twitter @BooneOWH. Phone: 402-444-1027.

Commenting is limited to Omaha World-Herald subscribers. To sign up, click here.

If you're already a subscriber and need to activate your access or log in, click here.

Recommended for you

Load comments

You must be a digital subscriber to view this article.


Monday's Local Scoreboard

Throughout the year, The Omaha World-Herald captures breathtaking shots of your favorite local athletics teams and their fans, freezing in time the moments that stick with you for a lifetime. Click here to see the commemorative pages.

OWHsports on Twitter