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June 5, 2012

Sooners win regional



On Monday at least, the Sooners looked like a team able to reach the College World Series. They didn’t dogpile after Steven Okert got Noah Holmes to fly out to left field for the final. They shook hands, shook the Mountaineers’ hands and were already thinking about what’s next.

“We’ve had our backs against the wall,” Reine said. “Nothing changes for us.”

OU showed in Charlottesville that it has the pitching to fight out of the corner, and when the hitting clicks, it’s very tough to beat.

John Shinn 366-3536

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