Feb. 11, 2013
For Immediate Release
Contact: Bob McComas
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Statesmen picked to win it all in 2013
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DELTA STATE 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 2013 weekly surveys. Weekly polls will continue each week throughout the season.

Rk. School [1st place] Record Pts. Pvs.
1. Delta State [3] 49-15 283 10
2. St. Mary's, Texas [4] 49-11 279 2
3. Central Missouri [1] 48-9 271 4
4. Mount Olive, N.C. [1] 44-10 261 7
5. West Chester (Pa.) [3] 38-10 252 13
6. Tampa, Fla. 38-10 223 1
7. Chico State, Calif. 40-19 205 17
8. Minnesota State 51-12 203 5
9. Franklin Pierce, N.H. 38-19-1 197 14
10. Francis Marion 40-18 192 24
11. Indianapolis, Ind. 46-16 176 18
12. Catawba, S.C. 45-17 142 RV
13. Grand Valley State, Mich. 43-16 127 9
14. Angelo State, Texas 40-17 119 12
15. Mercyhurst, Pa. 38-15 114 RV
16. Nova Southeastern, Fla. 35-15 109 RV
17. St. Cloud State, Minn. 48-14 105 11
18. LeMoyne, N.Y. 43-15-1 101 21
19. UC San Diego 33-24 100 RV
20. West Florida 35-19 76 NR
21. Tusculum, Tenn. 48-10 66 3
t22. Colorado Messa 39-16 60 15
t22. Seton Hill, Pa. 42-8 60 6
24. USC Aiken 37-18 44 RV
25. St. Edward's, Texas 37-16 26 20
Also receiving votes: Southern New Hampshire (43-15) 23; Western Oregon (40-11) 20; Southern Arkansas (37-17) 15; Missouri Western (34-17) 11; Wilmington, Del. (33-18) 8; Armstrong Atlantic, Ga. (41-16) 7; Quincy, Ill. (28-21) 7; California Baptist (43-13) 6; Lander (38-20) 4; UNC Pembroke (30-19) 3; New Mexico Highlands (41-16) 2.
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.

2013 NCBWA Division II Polls (No. 1 Team):
Preseason (Delta State)
Feb. 18 (Delta State)
Feb. 25 (Delta State)
March 4 (Delta State)
March 11 (Mt. Olive)
March 18 (Delta State, Lander)
March 25 (Delta State)
April 1 (Delta State)
April 8 (Delta State)
April 15 (Delta State)
April 22 (Delta State)
April 29 (Delta State)
May 6 (USC Aiken)