1988 NAIA Area Tournaments

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The winners of the 1988 NAIA District Tournaments advanced to one of 8 Area Tournaments. As with the District Tournaments, the Area Tournaments are geographically grouped. The 4 team brackets are double elimination format. The top team in each bracket advances to the 1988 NAIA College World Series.


Area 1[edit]

May 19-21

Seed School District Results Finish
Azusa Pacific University 3 0-2 4th
Central Washington University 1 3-0 Advances to CWS
University of Hawaii at Hilo 29 1-2 3rd
Linfield College 2 2-2 2nd

Area 2[edit]

May 19-21

Seed School District Results Finish
Dallas Baptist University 8 2-2 earns at-large berth to CWS
Grand Canyon College 7 3-0 Advances to CWS
Texas Lutheran College 4 1-2 3rd
William Carey College 30 0-2 4th


Area 3[edit]

May 19-22

Seed School District Results Finish
Emporia State University 10 3-2 2nd
Kearney State College 11 0-2 4th
Mayville State University 12 1-2 3rd
Oklahoma City University 9 3-1 Advances to CWS


Area 4[edit]

May 19-20

Seed School District Results Finish
Grand View College 15 2-2 2nd
Missouri Baptist College 16 0-2 4th
Winona State University 13 4-1 Advances to CWS
University of Wisconsin-River Falls 14 1-2 3rd


Area 5[edit]

May 18-20

Seed School District Results Finish
Cumberland University 24 3-0 Advances to CWS
University of Montevallo 27 0-2 4th
University of North Florida 25 1-2 3rd
Southern Arkansas University 17 2-2 2nd

Area 6[edit]

May 19-21

Seed School District Results Finish
Anderson University 21 0-2 4th
Aquinas College 23 2-2 2nd
Mount Vernon Nazarene University 22 1-2 3rd
Saint Xavier College 20 4-1 Advances to CWS


Area 7[edit]

May 19-21

Seed School District Results Finish
Francis Marion College 6 2-2 2nd
Georgetown College 32 4-1 Advances to CWS
West Liberty State College 28 0-2 4th
Wingate Senior College 26 1-2 3rd

Area 8[edit]

May 21-22

Seed School District Results Finish
Dominican College 31 2-2 2nd
College Misericordia 19 1-2 3rd
Point Park College 18 3-0 Advances to CWS
Saint Joseph's College of Maine 5 0-2 4th


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