1966 NAIA Area Tournaments

From BR Bullpen

The 29 winners of the 1966 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 1966 NAIA College World Series.


Area 1[edit]

May 26-?

Seed School District Results Finish
Eastern Washington State College 1 0-2 3rd
Linfield College 2 3-1 Advances to CWS
Westmont College 3 2-2 2nd

Area 2[edit]

Seed School District Results Finish
Arkansas State Teachers College 17 1-2 3rd
New Mexico Highlands University 7 3-0 Advances to CWS
Oklahoma Baptist University 9 0-2 5th
St. Edward's University 4 1-2 4th
Tarleton State College 8 3-2 2nd


Area 3[edit]

May 27-28

Seed School District Results Finish
Minot State College 12** 1-2 2nd
Municipal University of Omaha 11* 2-1 Advances to CWS


*Districts 10 and 11 hold a joint District tournament for the Area 3 South title.
**Districts 5 and 12 hold a joint District tournament for the Area 3 North title.

Area 4[edit]

May 27-28

Seed School District Results Finish
Iowa Wesleyan College 15 2-2 2nd
Missouri Valley College 16 3-0 Advances to CWS
Winona State College 13 1-2 3rd
Wisconsin State University-Superior 14 0-2 4th


Area 5[edit]

Seed School District Results Finish
Southern University and A&M College 30 Advances to CWS
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Area 6[edit]

May 26-27

Seed School District Results Finish
Central Michigan University 23 0-2 4th
Defiance College 22 2-2 2nd
Lewis College 20 3-0 Advances to CWS
Taylor University 21 1-2 3rd


Area 7[edit]

May 25-27

Seed School District Results Finish
Berry College 25 2-2 2nd
David Lipscomb College 24 1-2 3rd
Guilford College 26 3-0 Advances to CWS
William Carey College 27 0-2 4th


Area 8[edit]

May 26-27

Seed School District Results Finish
California State College 18 0-2 5th
Kutztown State College 19 3-2 2nd
Montclair State College 31 1-2 4th
New Haven College 32 3-1 Advances to CWS
Salem College 28 2-2 3rd


NAIA College World Series Area Tournaments

1965 | 1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969
1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979
1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989
1990 | 1991 | 1992