Mike Miller, Ojai Valley New sports editor
For Cody Deason, the 2016 college baseball season was a dream come true. After a solid freshman year — where he was one of the top relief pitchers for the Arizona Wildcats — Deason found himself in Omaha at the College World Series, an event he said he will never forget.
Before the season started, Deason and the Wildcats were barely expected to crack the top 10 in the Pac-12 standings. Instead, they took college baseball by storm.
“We are just a bunch of kids playing a game and it was all chemistry and