1982 NAIA College World Series

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The 1982 NAIA College World Series was held in Lubbock, TX. The ten team field was composed of eight teams that qualified for the tournament by winning their District and Area Tournaments, plus the highest ranked school that finished second in an area tournament, plus the host school, Lubbock Christian College. Grand Canyon College defeated Lewis-Clark State College in the championship game. It was the third straight title for Grand Canyon.

Participating Teams[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish
Azusa Pacific University Tom Hicks 1
(last:1981)
3rd
Bemidji State University Northern Intercollegiate Conference 23-20 (14-6) Bob Montebello 0
(last:none)
none
Birmingham-Southern College 35-15 Bill Meyer 2
(last:1979)
5th
University of South Carolina Coastal Carolina College 39-13 (16-2) Larry Carr 2
(last:1980)
5th
Grand Canyon College 52-16 Gil Stafford 5
(last:1981)
1st
Lewis-Clark State College 55-15 Ed Cheff 4
(last:1980)
3rd
Liberty Baptist College 28-20 Al Worthington 1
(last:1981)
5th
Lubbock Christian College 64-21 Larry Hays 3
(last:1981)
5th
Saint Xavier College John Morrey 1
(last:1979)
4th
Southeastern Oklahoma State University Mike Metheny 4
(last:1981)
2nd

Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
Game 1 Lewis-Clark State College 2-0 Southeastern Oklahoma State University
Game 2 University of South Carolina Coastal Carolina College 5-4 Birmingham-Southern College
Game 3 Liberty Baptist College 7-5 Saint Xavier College
Game 4 Azusa Pacific University 9-8 Lubbock Christian College
Game 5 Southeastern Oklahoma State University 13-9 Birmingham-Southern College Birmingham-Southern eliminated
Game 6 Saint Xavier College 7-6 Lubbock Christian College Lubbock Christian eliminated
Game 7 Lewis-Clark State College 11-5 Bemidji State University
Game 8 Grand Canyon College 16-4 Azusa Pacific University
Game 9 Saint Xavier College 21-12 Bemidji State University Bemidji St eliminated
Game 10 Azusa Pacific University 2-1 Southeastern Oklahoma State University SE Oklahoma eliminated
Game 11 Lewis-Clark State College 8-7 University of South Carolina Coastal Carolina College
Game 12 Grand Canyon College 5-3 Liberty Baptist College
Game 13 Azusa Pacific University 9-2 Liberty Baptist College Liberty Baptist eliminated
Game 14 Saint Xavier College 7-3 University of South Carolina Coastal Carolina College Coastal Carolina eliminated
Game 15 Grand Canyon College 3-1 Lewis-Clark State College
Game 16 Lewis-Clark State College 2-1 Azusa Pacific University Azusa Pacific eliminated
Game 17 Grand Canyon College 6-4 Saint Xavier College St. Xavier eliminated
Game 18 Grand Canyon College 10-6 Lewis-Clark State College Grand Canyon wins CWS


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