More Honors for the Fresno State Diamond 'Dogs

June 28, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
The coach of Fresno State's College World Series winners is named national coach of the year by Collegiate Baseball magazine. It's Mike Batesole's 2nd national coach of the year honor this post-season.Earlier in the day Batesole was named west region coach of the year in division one, by the Baseball Coaches Association.

Meanwhile the 2nd major poll comes out with Fresno State atop its final ranking of the season. The new national champs top Georgia, North Carolina, Stanford and Miami in the final poll of the season from Collegiate Baseball magazine.

A trip to the white house is also reportedly in the works, national champs are traditionally honored by the president with lunch at the White House and a Rose Garden ceremony.