It was a breakthrough day for the Cal Poly baseball program.
The Mustangs earned their first-ever Division I regional win when they defeated No. 3 seed San Diego 9-2, Friday afternoon at UCLAs Jackie Robinson Stadium. The second-seeded Mustangs also posted their third 40-win season in program history and starting pitcher Joey Wagmans win, No. 13 on the season, was also a new single-season record.
The Mustangs came out with the intent to make a statement. But the statement they made was much different than the one initially intended.
During pregame introductions, the Jackie Robinson Stadium public address announcer mistakenly introduced the team as the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos. For a school thats less than 200 miles away from Westwood, there sure was a lot of confusion.
Pretty standard, Cal Poly not getting the recognition that we deserve, said Wagman. Hopefully this performance will turn some heads and change some minds.
Its safe to say that the performance turned more than a fe...