1962 Michigan Wolverines baseball team

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1962 Michigan Wolverines baseball
Michigan Wolverines Block M.png
Conference Big Ten Conference
1962 record 31-13 (12-3 Big Ten)
Head coach Don Lund (4th year)
Home stadium Ferry Field
Seasons
« 1961 1963 »
1962 Big Ten Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#11 Illinois y 13 2   .867      
#1 Michigan y 12 3   .800     31 13   .705
Ohio State 9 5   .643     19 4   .826
Michigan State 6 6   .500     17 13   .567
Wisconsin 6 6   .500      
Indiana 6 8   .429     16 13   .552
Iowa 5 9   .357     13 16   .448
Northwestern 5 9   .357      
Purdue 4 11   .267     14 14   .500
Minnesota 3 10   .231     14 16   .467
† – Conference champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1962[1][2]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1962 Michigan Wolverines baseball team represented the University of Michigan in the 1962 NCAA University Division baseball season. The Wolverines played their home games at Ferry Field. The team was coached by Don Lund in his 4th season at Michigan.

The Wolverines won the College World Series, defeating the Santa Clara in the championship game.

Roster[edit]

Team Photo

Front Row: Dennis Stalla, Dick Honig, John Kerr, Don Lund (Head Coach), Joe Merullo, Wayne Slusher, Dave Roebuck
Second Row: Bruce Kropschot (Manager), Dick Post, Joe Jones, Ron Tate, Jim Newman, Milbry Benedict (Assistant Coach)
Back Row: Jim Steckley, Jim Bobel, Ross Lauterbach, Bob Dunston, Dave Campbell, Fritz Fisher, Harvey Chapman

Schedule[edit]

1962 Michigan Wolverines Baseball Game Log
Regular Season
Post-Season

Awards and honors[edit]

Dave Roebuck
  • All-Big Ten First Team[3]
Dennis Spalla
  • All-Big Ten First Team[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2012 Big Ten Baseball Record Book. Big Ten Conference. p. 101. Retrieved April 24, 2014. 
  2. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1962". Boyd's World. Retrieved April 24, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "2012 Michigan Wolverines Record Book". MGoBlue.com. Retrieved 23 January 2013. 

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