Notre Dame (40-16) defeated No. 1 Tennessee (57-9), 7-3, in the Super Regional Series Final of the NCAA Knoxville Tournament on Sunday at Lindsey Nelson Stadium.
The Vols were victorious against Notre-Dame, 12-4, on Saturday in Game 2.
Notre Dame defeated Tennessee, 8-6, Friday in Game 1.
The Fighting Irish won the series, 2-1, and qualified for the College World Series. The College World Series will take place June 16-27 at Charles Schwab Field Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska.
PHOTOS: Notre Dame defeats No. 1 Tennessee in series finale
After the series finale between Tennessee and Notre Dame, Vols Wire takes a look at the social media buzz after the game. The post-match social media buzz is listed below.
Notre Dame moves to 3rd CWS and 1st since 2002 after beating (1) Tennessee.
The National No. 1 seed has been eliminated before the College World Series in 5 of the last 8 NCAA tournaments (only happened 4 times in the first 15 seasons with seeding from 1999-2013). pic.twitter.com/3pVsiZaWzp
— ESPN Stats and Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) June 12, 2022
Notre Dame played very well. Really good pitch, less eras and the right punched buttons. Hi to them. I’m still standing with it.@Vol_Baseball regardless of. LOYALTY IS EVERYTHING in my book. Great season when all is said and done. Reload, come back! #GoFlights pic.twitter.com/sgjEt8pT3E
— Ron Slay (@RonSlay35) June 12, 2022
Our baseball team has brought us excitement, joy and pride this year – an incredible year where they have accomplished so much together. They have lifted our spirits many times over and we are all very proud of them. A great historic season.
— Donde Plowman (@DondePlowman) June 12, 2022
Like it or not, but what Tennessee did this season was incredible for college baseball.
—Stephen Schoch (@bigdonkey47) June 12, 2022