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Werman, Virginia embrace the CWS

Updated: June 15, 2009, 11:42 PM ET
By Elizabeth Merrill

OMAHA, Neb. -- At Ole Miss, the wise guys in the stands asked if Keith Werman had his driver's license yet. He is 5-foot-7 and 140 pounds on a very good day, if the cameras add an inch or so to his height, and has been the butt of a joke or two.

But guess who's winning over the hearts of Omaha?

Werman used another huge day at the plate Monday to lift Virginia to a 7-5 win over Cal State Fullerton, eliminating the No. 2 national seed from the College World Series. The freshman, ...

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