2007 Southern Conference Baseball Tournament

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2007 Southern Conference
Baseball Tournament
Classification Division I
Season 2007
Teams 10
Format Double-elimination tournament
Site Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park
Charleston, South Carolina
Champions Wofford (1st title)
MVP Brandon Waring (Wofford)
Attendance 31,298[1]
Southern Conference
Baseball Tournament
«2006  2008»

The 2007 Southern Conference Baseball Tournament was held at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park in Charleston, SC from May 20 through May 24. Ninth seeded Wofford won the tournament and earned the Southern Conference's automatic bid to the 2007 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament. It was the Terrier's first SoCon tournament win.

All ten baseball programs in the conference participated in the tournament, with the seventh through tenth place teams playing a single-elimination opening day prior to an 8-team, double-elimination tournament.

Seeding[edit]

Team W L Pct GB Seed
College of Charleston 20 7 .704
1
Western Carolina 20 7 .667
2
Elon 15 12 .630
5
3
Appalachian State 14 13 .593
6
4
UNC Greensboro 14 13 .556
6
5
Georgia Southern 13 14 .519
7
6
The Citadel 12 15 .519
8
7
Furman 11 16 .444
9
8
Wofford 8 19 .222
12
9
Davidson 8 19 .148
12
10

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Results[edit]

[3]Pairings
[4]Results

Play-In Round[edit]

Tuesday, May 20
Team R
#9 Wofford 5
#8 Furman 3
Notes: Furman eliminated
Tuesday, May 20
Team R
#10 Davidson 0
#7 The Citadel 7
Notes: Davidson eliminated

Bracket[edit]

  First Round     Second Round     Third Round     Semifinals     Finals
                                                 
  Winner's Bracket
  5  UNC Greensboro 9  
  4  Appalachian State    
      3  Elon 5  
      7  The Citadel 6    
  9  Wofford 19          
  1  College of Charleston 6        
      7  The Citadel 2            
      9  Wofford 6              
  7  The Citadel 7              
  2  Western Carolina 2                
      5  UNC Greensboro 5          
      9  Wofford 12        
  6  Georgia Southern 7          
  3  Elon 14         9  Wofford 4  
      7  The Citadel 2  
  Loser's Bracket      
  1  College of Charleston 10        
  4  Appalachian State 11     3  Elon 9        
    4  Appalachian State 5          
      3  Elon 11        
  6  Georgia Southern 6         5  UNC Greensboro 9     7  The Citadel 5    
  2  Western Carolina 5     5  UNC Greensboro 8         3  Elon 2  
    6  Georgia Southern 6  

All-Tournament Team[edit]

Position Player School
P Ben Austin Wofford
C Richard Jones The Citadel
1B Zach Brown The Citadel
2B Eric Strukie Wofford
SS Mike Gilmartin Wofford
3B Brandon Waring Wofford
OF Pat Irvine Elon
OF Sean Snell UNC Greensboro
OF Chris Swauger The Citadel
DH Andrew Franco Appalachian State
Walt Nadzak Award, Tournament Most Outstanding Player
Brandon Waring
Wofford

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Southern Conference Baseball Tournament Sites Selected". CitadelSports.com. June 1, 2007. Retrieved 2012-09-14. 
  2. ^ "2010 Southern Conference Baseball Record Book". Retrieved 2012-01-24. 
  3. ^ "2007 SoCon Baseball Tournament Pairings Set". SoConSports.com. Retrieved 2012-01-24. 
  4. ^ "2010 Southern Conference Baseball Record Book". Retrieved 2012-01-24. 
  5. ^ "2010 Southern Conference Baseball Record Book". Retrieved 2012-01-24.