Coastal baseball claims back-to-back Sun Belt tourney Championships after 5 wins in 6 days

Coastal baseball claims back-to-back Sun Belt tourney Championships after 5 wins in 6 days
The Chants capped off a special tournament run Sunday with an 9-7 win over the Georgia Southern Eagles at Spring Brooks Stadium in Conway. (Source: Coastal Carolina University)

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) - The Coastal Carolina Chanticleer baseball team is headed back to the NCAA Regionals after an electric run through the Sun Belt Tournament.

The Chants capped off a special tournament run Sunday with an 9-7 win over the Georgia Southern Eagles at Spring Brooks Stadium in Conway.

Coastal scored a total of 80 runs in this yearโ€™s Sun Belt Championship Tournament, blowing by the previous record of 61 runs set by FIU back in 2010โ€™s conference tournament.

Coastal defeated Troy 11-6 in last yearโ€™s title game to win the 2018 Sun Belt Championship.

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