1977 NAIA Area Tournaments

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The 31 winners of the 1977 NAIA District Tournaments advanced to one of 8 Area Tournaments. As with the District Tournaments, the Area Tournaments are geographically grouped. The 3, 4, and 5 team brackets are double elimination format. The top team in each bracket advances to the 1977 NAIA College World Series.


Area 1[edit]

May 19-21

Seed School District Results Finish
LaVerne College 3 3-0 Advances to CWS
Lewis-Clark State College 1 0-2 3rd
Lewis & Clark College 2 1-2 2nd

Area 2[edit]

May 18-20

Seed School District Results Finish
Jackson State University 30 1-2 3rd
Lubbock Christian College 8 3-0 Advances to CWS
Sam Houston State University 4 2-2 2nd
Southern Utah State College 7 0-2 4th


Area 3[edit]

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


Area 4[edit]

Seed School District Results Finish
Morningside College 15 1-2 3rd
William Jewell College 16 4-1 Advances to CWS
Winona State College 13 0-2 4th
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse 14 2-2 2nd

Area 5[edit]

May 17-22

Seed School District Results Finish
Birmingham-Southern College 27 4-2 2nd
Cumberland College 32 0-2 4th
David Lipscomb College 24 4-1 Advances to CWS
Georgia Southwestern College 25 0-2 4th
John Brown University 17 1-2 3rd

Area 6[edit]

Seed School District Results Finish
Ferris State College 23 0-2 4th
Hanover College 21 1-2 3rd
Lewis University 20 4-1 Advances to CWS
Malone College 22 2-2 2nd

Area 7[edit]

May 18-20

Seed School District Results Finish
Atlantic Christian College 29 0-2 4th
Elon College 26 3-2 2nd
Newberry College 6 3-1 Advances to CWS
West Liberty State College 28 1-2 3rd


Area 8[edit]

May 20-21

Seed School District Results Finish
George Mason University 19 1-2 2nd
Indiana University of Pennsylvania 18 0-2 3rd
Monmouth College 31 3-0 Advances to CWS


NAIA College World Series Area Tournaments

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