The Chico State baseball team is headed to the Div. II College World Series in Cary, North Carolina.
The Wildcats defeated UC San Diego, 3-1, in La Jolla on Sunday, to capture the West Region championship and punch their ticket to the College World Series for the ninth time in the past 18 seasons.
The Wildcats will open the Div. II College World Series Saturday at 2 p.m. Pacific at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
Team seedings and tournament schedules have yet to be released.