2018 Southern Conference Tournament

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The 2018 Southern Conference baseball tournament was held at Fluor Field in Greenville, SC. #2 Samford University defeated #5 Mercer University for the title.

Participating Teams[edit]

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
1 University of North Carolina at Greensboro 18-3 Link Jarrett
2 Samford University 16-8 Casey Dunn
3 Wofford College 15-9 Todd Interdonato
4 Virginia Military Institute 12-12 Jonathan Hadra
5 Mercer University 11-13 Craig Gibson
6 East Tennessee State University 11-13 Joe Pennucci
7 Furman University 9-12 Brett Harker
8 The Citadel 8-16 Tony Skole
9 Western Carolina University 5-19 Bobby Moranda


Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
Game 1 Western Carolina University 6-5 The Citadel single elimination, Western Carolina advances
Game 2 Mercer University 19-0 (7) Virginia Military Institute
Game 3 Western Carolina University 10-2 University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Game 4 Samford University 4-0 Furman University
Game 5 Wofford College 8-7 (10) East Tennessee State University
Game 6 University of North Carolina at Greensboro 11-7 Virginia Military Institute VMI eliminated
Game 7 East Tennessee State University 5-2 Furman University Furman eliminated
Game 8 Mercer University 15-0 (7) Western Carolina University
Game 9 Samford University 5-2 Wofford College
Game 10 Western Carolina University 11-8 East Tennessee State University East Tennessee State eliminated
Game 11 University of North Carolina at Greensboro 15-7 Wofford College Wofford eliminated
Game 12 Samford University 10-3 Mercer University
Game 13 Western Carolina University 8-4 University of North Carolina at Greensboro UNC Greensboro eliminated
Game 14 Mercer University 10-2 Western Carolina University Western Carolina eliminated
Game 15 Samford University 14-4 (7) Mercer University Samford advances to NCAA tournament