March 9, 2010
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FLORIDA SOUTHERN TOPS
NCBWA DIVISION II POLL

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. (NCBWA) The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) continues its tradition of NCAA Division II polls with its 2010 weekly surveys. Weekly polls will continue each Tuesday throughout the season.

Rk. School [1st place] Record Pts. Pvs.
1. Florida Southern [11] 16-2 418 1
2. Mount Olive (N.C.) [3] 17-1 388 2
3. UC San Diego [1] 19-3 384 10
4. Southern Arkansas [1] 16-3 367 4
5. Central Missouri 14-4 350 9
6. Columbus State (Ga.) 16-2 302 13
7. Grand Valley State (Mich.) 4-1 297 6
8. West Chester (Pa.) 10-3 294 8
9. Abilene Christian (Texas) 15-2 283 15
10. New Mexico Highlands 12-3 250 11
11. Emporia State (Kan.) 10-3 235 3
12. Cal State San Bernardino 12-5 216 5
13. Valdosta State (Ga.) 17-5 208 22
14. Franklin Pierce (N.H.) 4-1 202 14
15. Kutztown (Pa.) 7-0 178 20
16. UNC Pembroke 14-3 177 -
17. Tampa (Fla.) 15-5 159 t24
18. Chico State (Calif.) 13-3 151 t16
19. Southern Indiana 8-4 112 -
20. Francis Marion (S.C.) 13-4 110 7
21. Minnesota State Mankato 7-3 88 21
22. Delta State (Miss.) 13-5 83 12
23. Nebraska-Omaha 9-1 65 -
24. Adelphi (N.Y.) 4-2 37 -
25. Erskine (S.C.) 16-5 35 -
Also receiving votes: Ashland, Ohio (4-3) 30; Florida Tech (14-5) 23; Incarnate Word, Texas (17-5) 20; Slippery Rock, Pa. (4-5) 19; Winona State, Minn. (6-2) 10; Cal State Dominguez Hills (12-7) 7; USC Aiken (11-7) 7; Armstrong Atlantic, Ga. (13-3) 5; Rollins, Fla. (14-5) 5; West Virginia State (4-0) 5; Fort Hays State, Kan. (9-3) 1; Hawaii Pacific (12-3) 1.
Dropped out: Ashland (t16), Florida Tech (18), Catawba (19), Dowling (23), Texas-Permian Basin (t24).
NCBWA DIVISION II REGIONAL POLLS

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 Pro-Line Athletic Division I Players of the Week, the Stopper of the Year, and publication and writing contests.

2010 NCBWA Division II Polls (No. 1 Team):
Preseason (Emporia State)
March 2 (Florida Southern)
March 9 (Florida Southern)
March 16 (Florida Southern)
March 23 (UC San Diego)
March 30 (UC San Diego)
April 6 (Southern Arkansas)
April 13 (Southern Arkansas)
April 20 (Southern Arkansas)
April 27 (Central Missouri)
May 4 (UC San Diego)
May 11 (UC San Diego)
Final (Southern Indiana)