Ojai Valley News photo by Ken Brown
Cody Deason went from playing catcher in the early part of his junior year at Nordhoff High School (above) to being one of the nation’s best pitching prospects and now he is one win away from a College World Series title.
Mike Miller, Ojai Valley New sports editor
Last weekend, Cody Deason and the Arizona Wildcats advanced to the finals of the College World Series against Coastal Carolina and now the former Nordhoff High School standout is just one victory away from a NCAA championship.
In game one of the best of three series, Arizona blanked Coastal Carolina 3-0 with the hope of closing out the series Tuesday evening. Deason’s services have not