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Webster's Road to the College World Series

Webster University’s baseball team is playing in the College World Series for the first time in school history. The Journal has all the bases covered with stories and photos from the Gorloks’ run to the CWS.

College World Series Game 3 Preview: Webster vs. Marietta College

The Gorloks will take on defending Division III champion Marietta College (Ohio) on Monday May 28 at 1:15 p.m. The winner advances, and the loser goes home. Find out what the Gorloks will be up against and who their starting pitcher will be.

UPDATE: Gorloks to face Birmingham-Southern in NCAA Central Regional championship

Birmingham-Southern's 9-7 win over Illinois Wesleyan University on Friday night sets up a rematch for Webster. The Gorloks will face Birmingham-Southern once again, this time for the NCAA Central Regional Championship. A victory for Webster means the team will earn its first ever trip to the College World Series.

Best Male Athlete of 2011-2012 — David Mueller

The Journal’s pick for ‘Best Male Athlete’ is senior baseball pitcher David Mueller.

Sports Short: Baseball team wins sixth straight SLIAC title

On April 29, the Webster University baseball team won its sixth consecutive SLIAC title by defeating Fontbonne University in a three-game series.

Stoulp’s walk-off single saves Gorloks’ season

Taylor Stoulp's walk-off single proved to be the difference in an 8-7 Webster win. The Gorloks had blown a three-run lead against Kean University, but Stoulp's heroics helped Webster stave off elimination.

Webster baseball earns first-ever berth in College World Series

Pitcher Cody Hafeli's gritty performance helped Webster narrowly defeat Birmingham-Southern, 3-2. The Gorloks will now play in their first College World Series, which begins May 25. Read for postgame reaction from pitchers Steven Dooley and David Mueller.

Baseball defeats DePauw in NCAA Central Regional tournament, moves to 2-0

Webster baseball once again gets double-digit runs to go to 2-0 in NCAA Central Regional action. The win sets up a noon showdown on May 18 against No. 1 seed Birmingham-Southern College.

Shaheen Shabrou silences his doubters

After a three-year hiatus and four near-death experiences, Gorlok junior pitcher Shaheen Shabrou is back on the mound.

After heart-breaking 4th inning, Gorloks’ season comes to a close

An emotional game with a fateful fourth inning and a scary moment in the eighth spelled a Gorlok elimination from the College World Series. Marietta scored 10 unanswered runs to win 12-7. Read for postgame reaction from coach Bill Kurich and Webster senior players.

College World Series Game 2 Preview: Webster vs. Kean University

Webster baseball hit a bump in Game 1 of the College World Series. The Gorloks will look to get their offense back on track and avoid elimination in Game 2 against Mid-Atlantic Regional champion Kean University.

Matt Moore: the man behind the mask

Senior catcher Matt Moore is the ‘backbone’ of the baseball team’s standout pitching staff.

Commentary: 3 things I learned, look forward to

The Journal's Josh Sellmeyer talks about what he learned from the first day of the College World Series and what to look forward to the rest of the tournament.

College World Series Overview

Read capsules of the College World Series matchups to find out more about the teams Webster University will have to get through to bring the CWS title back to St. Louis.

Webster-Wheaton Game Preview

The Webster University baseball team will take on Wheaton College in the opening round of the College World Series. Check out a preview of the game by The Journal's Josh Sellmeyer.

Webster drops Game 1 to Wheaton College, down 0-1 in College World Series

Webster outhit Wheaton College and got a quality start from senior David Mueller, but fell 3-2 to the Lyons in Appleton.

Dooley dominates, Stoulp sizzles as Webster secures berth in NCAA Central Regional championship

Taylor Stoulp's hot hitting and Steven Dooley's cool day on the mound helps Webster defeat Birmingham-Southern College, the Central Region's No. 1 seed and the sixth-ranked team in D-III baseball.