1988 Southern Conference Tournament

From BR Bullpen

The 1988 Southern Conference baseball tournament was held at McCormick Park in Asheville, NC. Western Carolina University defeated The Citadel for the title.

Participating Teams[edit]

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
North 1 Virginia Military Institute 11-7 Paul Maini
North 2 Appalachian State University 9-7 Jim Morris
South 1 Western Carolina University 14-3 Jack Leggett
South 2 The Citadel 12-6 Chal Port



  First Round   Second Round   Final
  N1 VMI 8  
  S2 The Citadel 9    
      S2 The Citadel 4  
      S1 Western Carolina 6    
  S1 Western Carolina 18          
  N2 Appalachian St. 8        
      S1 Western Carolina 22 x
        S2 The Citadel 6 x
    S2 The Citadel 16    
  N1 VMI 4     N2 Appalachian St. 9  
  N2 Appalachian St. 11  

Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
Game 1 The Citadel 9-8 Virginia Military Institute
Game 2 Western Carolina University 18-8 Appalachian State University
Game 3 Appalachian State University 11-4 Virginia Military Institute VMI eliminated
Game 4 Western Carolina University 6-4 The Citadel
Game 5 The Citadel 16-9 Appalachian State University Appalachian State eliminated
Game 6 Western Carolina University 22-6 The Citadel Western Carolina advances to NCAA tournament