2019 Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament

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The 2019 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament was held at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC. The tournament was broken into four 3-team brackets, each playing a round robin schedule. The winner of each bracket advanced to a single elimination championship round. #5 University of North Carolina defeated #2 Georgia Institute of Technology for the title. North Carolina's Michael Busch was named tournament MVP.

Participating Teams[edit]

Pool A

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
1 University of Louisville 21-9 Dan McDonnell
8 Clemson University 15-15 Monte Lee
12 Boston College 12-18 Mike Gambino

Pool B

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
2 Georgia Institute of Technology 19-11 Danny Hall
7 Duke University 15-15 Chris Pollard
11 University of Notre Dame 13-17 Mik Aoki

Pool C

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
3 North Carolina State University 18-12 Elliott Avent
6 Florida State University 17-13 Mike Martin
10 Wake Forest University 14-16 Tom Walter

Pool D

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
4 University of Miami 18-12 Gino DiMare
5 University of North Carolina 17-13 Mike Fox
9 University of Virginia 14-16 Brian O’Connor


Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 21
Game 1 Boston College 7-5 Clemson University
Game 2 Wake Forest University 7-4 Florida State University
Game 3 Duke University 10-6 University of Notre Dame
May 22
Game 4 Boston College 5-1 University of Louisville Boston College wins bracket with 2-0 record
Game 5 Georgia Institute of Technology 12-6 University of Notre Dame
Game 6 University of North Carolina 3-2 University of Virginia
May 23
Game 7 Clemson University 7-1 University of Louisville
Game 8 University of Miami 10-3 University of Virginia
Game 9 North Carolina State University 6-5 Wake Forest University
May 24
Game 10 Georgia Institute of Technology 5-4 Duke University Georgia Tech wins bracket with 2-0 record
Game 11 University of North Carolina 7-5 University of Miami North Carolina wins bracket with 2-0 record
Game 12 Florida State University 11-0 North Carolina State University North Carolina State wins bracket with 1-1 record*
May 25
Semi-final 1 University of North Carolina 13-5 Boston College
Semi-final 2 Georgia Institute of Technology 9-1 North Carolina State University
May 26
Final University of North Carolina 10-2 Georgia Institute of Technology North Carolina advances to NCAA tournament

* NC State advanced as highest seed.

All-Tournament Team[edit]

  • C Michael Rothenberg, Duke
  • 1B Michael Busch, North Carolina
  • 2B Cody Morisette, Boston College
  • 3B Ike Freeman, North Carolina
  • SS Danny Serretti, North Carolina
  • OF Joe Suozzi, Boston College
  • OF Nick Wilhite, Georgia Tech
  • OF J.C. Flowers, Florida St.
  • UT/DH Michael Guldberg, Georgia Tech
  • P Dan Metzdorf, Boston College
  • P Mat Clark, Clemson