Omaha native Ryan Merrill hits homer in College World Series

Posted at 4:55 PM, Jun 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-20 17:55:41-04

TCU shortstop and Millard West graduate Ryan Merrill did what every baseball player that grew up in Omaha dreams of doing: hitting a homerun in the College World Series.

Merrill's homerun helped the Horned Frogs to a 4-1 victory over Texas A&M in an elimination game this afternoon. Hear what Merrill had to say in our one-on-one interview above.

Catch Merrill in action again Thursday as TCU takes on the loser of tonight's Louisville vs. Florida game.