A Guide To Early Season College Baseball Tournaments

by | Feb 13, 2019 | Joseph Oakes, News

It is early February and still cold throughout many parts of the country; however, college baseball teams are gearing up for their season’s to begin this Friday. Increasing in popularity in recent years are early season tournaments that bring together four or more teams, normally in a round-robin type format. The venues of these tournaments range from Major League parks, Minor League parks, to on-campus stadiums. If you are a baseball fan, these tournaments make a great weekend “Stadium Journey”. Here are a few of the major tournaments that will undoubtedly be making headlines in the college baseball world over the next few weeks.


Frisco College Baseball Classic

March 1-3, 2019

Dr. Pepper Ballpark; Frisco, Texas

Teams: Texas Tech, Mississippi State, Sam Houston State, Nebraska


Shriners Hospitals for Children Classic

March 1-3, 2019

Minute Maid Park; Houston, Texas

Teams: Rice, Texas A&M, Baylor, TCU, Houston, Texas State


Angels College Classic

February 15-17, 2019

Tempe Diablo Stadium; Tempe, Arizona

Brazell Field at GCU Ballpark; Phoenix, AZ

Teams: California, Grand Canyon, Stanford, Pepperdine, Cal State Bakersfield, Wichita State, Northwestern, Ball State, BYU


MLB4 Tournament

February 15-17, 2019

Salt River Fields; Scottsdale, Arizona

Teams: Virginia, Vanderbilt, TCU, Cal State Fullerton


Tony Gwynn Legacy Tournament

February 22-24, 2019

Tony Gwynn Stadium; San Diego, California

Fowler Park; San Diego, California

Teams: San Diego, San Diego State, Oklahoma, Utah, Kansas State, Fresno State, Missouri State


Seattle Baseball Showcase

March 8-10, 2019

T-Mobile Park (formerly Safeco Field); Seattle, Washington

Teams: Oregon State, Coastal Carolina, Washington, Indiana, Minnesota, San Diego


Keith LeClair Classic

March 1-3, 2019

Clark LeClair Stadium; Greenville, NC

Teams: East Carolina, Utah, Wright State, Western Carolina


Coastal Carolina University will host tournaments the first three weekends of the season:

Brittain Resorts Invitational

February 15-17, 2019

Springs Brooks Stadium; Conway, SC

Teams: Maryland, Campbell, VCU, Coastal Carolina

Brittain Resorts Baseball at the Beach

February 22-24, 2019

Springs Brooks Stadium; Conway, SC

TicketReturn.com Field; Myrtle Beach, SC

Teams: Michigan State, NC State, Kent State, Coastal Carolina

CCU Baseball Tournament

March 1-3, 2019

Springs Brooks Stadium; Conway, SC

Teams: Northeastern, UCONN, Illinois, Indiana, Coastal Carolina


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