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The latest challenge for the Dartmouth baseball team has been to be patient. After winning their second straight Ivy League title on May 9, they will discover their opponent and game location for the NCAA tournament on May 31 at 12:30 p.m. ET. The announcement will be broadcast live on on ESPN. Sixty-four teams will be selected for the tournament, which begins June 4.
The Office of Public Affairs spoke with Coach Bob Whalen, who became Dartmouth's winningest baseball coach in April (surpassing Jeff Tesreaua) and recently notched his 402nd win. Whalen answers some of the following questions:
Recently six players on the 2010 team were named All-Ivy, including Ivy League Co-Rookie of the Year Chris O'Dowd '13 of Cherry Hills Village, Colo. The catcher is the son of Dan O'Dowd, who serves as the Colorado Rockies executive vice president and general manager.
The five other All-Ivy players are:
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Last Updated: 6/1/10