LSU defeated Texas 2 games to 1 to win the NCAA Division I National Championship. A total of 11 former Aflac All Americans played in this year’s World Series. Six of those players played key roles for the top two teams, Texas and LSU. The CWS All-Tournament team was announced along with the tournament MVP.Former Aflac All Americans in bold.
Catcher: Cameron Rupp, TexasFirst Base: Dustin Ackley, North CarolinaSecond Base: D.J. LeMahieu, LSUThird Base: Kyle Seager, North CarolinaShortstop: Tyler Cannon, VirginiaOutfield: Kole Calhoun, Arizona StateOutfield: Jared Mitchell, LSUOutfield: Ryan Schimpf, LSUDH: Russell Moldenhauer, TexasPitcher: Anthony Ranaudo, LSUPitcher: Taylor Jungmann, TexasMost Outstanding Player:Jared Mitchell, LSU
Former Aflac players Kevin Keyes and Preston Clark also played critical roles in getting Texas to the championship game.