May 12, 2015
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jim Dixon
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Top 3 teams remain the same
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CORTLAND STATE TOPS NCBWA
D3BASEBALL.COM DIVISION III POLL

DALLAS (NCBWA) The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association continues its tradition of NCAA polls with the NCBWA/D3baseball.com Division III Poll. Weekly polls continue through the NCAA Division III Championship.

The D3baseball.com Top 25 is voted on by a panel of 25 Sports Information Directors and media members from across the country, and is published weekly. Full members of NCAA Division III are eligible.

Rk. School [1st place] Record Pts. Pvs.
1. Cortland State [23] 36-4 623 1
2. Frostburg State 37-6 585 2
3. UW-Whitewater [1] 33-9 536 3
4. Kean 34-10 533 5
5. Salisbury [1] 29-4-1 529 4
6. Rhodes 32-11 469 8
7. Birmingham-Southern 34-10-1 437 6
8. UW-Stevens Point 31-12 417 13
9. Shenandoah 27-8-1 409 10
10. Heidelberg 31-12 356 9
11. Baldwin Wallace 31-10 351 7
12. Methodist 32-8 327 12
13. Texas-Tyler 34-10 227 24
14. Trinity (Texas) 33-12 221 18
15. Wooster 36-9 219 11
16. Wartburg 32-12 217 14
17. Linfield 30-13 181 19
18. Ohio Northern 30-9 177 16
19. Pacific Lutheran 30-12 162 21
20. UW-La Crosse 28-12 143 17
21. Wesleyan  28-9 111 25
22. Concordia (Texas) 31-12 105 15
23. Adrian 33-10 103 -
24. Webster 30-13 99 22
25. Southern Maine 31-13 96 -
Also receiving votes: Cal Lutheran 89, Misericordia 69, Millsaps 40, Whitworth 38, Marietta 37, Johns Hopkins 35, Oswego State 29, Mary Washington 28, Emory 23, La Roche 21, Alvernia 18, Randolph-Macon 11, Anderson 9, Rutgers-Camden 6, Bethel (Minn.) 6, Washington (Mo.) 5, Concordia-Chicago 4, Carthage 3, Tufts 3, Ramapo 2, Mitchell 1.
Dropped out: Cal Lutheran (20); Misericordia (23).

Founded in 1962, the NCBWA is dedicated to the advancement of college baseball. Membership is open to writers, broadcasters and publicists of the sport. Members receive a membership card, directory, newsletter updates and official votes in the Dick Howser Trophy, Regional Players of the Year and NCBWA All-America voting. The NCBWA also sponsors the Division I Players of the Week, the Stopper of the Year, and publication and writing contests.

2015 NCBWA Division III Polls (No. 1 Team):
Preseason (UW-Whitewater)
Feb. 24 (UW-Whitewater)
March 3 (UW-Whitewater)
March 10 (UW-Whitewater)
March 17 (UW-Whitewater)
March 24 (Salisbury)
March 31 (Salisbury)
April 7 (Salisbury)
April 14 (Cortland State)
April 21 (Cortland State)
April 28 (Cortland State)
May 5 (Cortland State)
May 12 (Cortland State)