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JMU beats ODU for CAA baseball title


WILMINGTON,NC(WWAY) -- James Madison plated six runs in the second inning and senior Alex Valadja (Pittsburgh, Pa./North Catholic) limited Old Dominion to four hits over six innings to record a 10-1 win and capture the 2011 Colonial Athletic Association baseball championship on Saturday afternoon at Brooks Field.

JMU, ranked 30th nationally by Collegiate Baseball newspaper, improved the nation's longest winning streak to nine games and won for the 13th straight time against CAA teams. The Dukes captured the CAA's automatic bid to the 64-team NCAA Championship and will learn their destination during Monday's 12:30 p.m. selection show on ESPN.

WWAY's Coach's Corner will have highlights from all three days of play from the CAA baseball tourmament. The Coach's Corner will air on WWAY at 6pm on Sunday, May 29th.

article courtesy JMU Sports

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