Feb. 25, 2013
For Immediate Release
Contact: Bob McComas
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Statesmen remain No. 1 with 10-0 start
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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, Miss. [10] 10-0 250 1
2. Central Missouri 6-1 228 3
3. Chico State, Calif. 11-1 222 4
4. St. Mary's, Texas 12-3 207 6
5. West Florida 9-1 184 10
6. Lander, S.C. 12-2 182 21
7. Franklin Pierce, N.H. 5-0 180 9
8. Mount Olive, N.C. 12-1 178 2
9. Indianapolis, Ind. 2-0 149 11
10. Tampa, Fla. 10-2 148 5
11. Seton Hill. Pa. 1-0 145 19
12. St. Cloud State, Minn. 7-2 136 8
13. USC Aiken 10-2 122 t16
14. Dixie State, Utah 7-1 120 24
t15. Incarnate Word, Texas 9-1 106 25
t15. Southern New Hampshire 5-0 106 -
17. Grand Valley State, Mich. 0-0 104 15
18. Minnesota State 3-1 98 13
19. Alabama-Huntsville 13-3 64 22
20. Shippensburg, Pa. 4-1 47 -
21. Southern Arkansas 12-3 46 20
t22. Sonoma State, Calif. 8-2 41 -
t22. Belmont Abbey, Tenn. 9-1-1 41 -
24. St. Edwards, Texas 9-4 38 23
25. Florida Tech 11-3 22 -
Also receiving votes: Drury, Mo. (5-0) 19; Stonehill, Mass. (4-1) 15; Catabwa, N.C. (10-4) 13; Millersville, Pa. (6-2) 12; UNC Pembroke (11-3) 10; Texas A&M-Kingsville (11-3) 5; Slippery Rock, Pa. (4-0) 4; St. Leo, Fla. (10-2) 4; Angelo State, Texas (10-5) 2; Cal State Monterey (11-4) 1; West Chester, Pa. (0-3) 1.
Dropped out: Catawba, N.C. (7); UNC Pembroke (12); Angelo State, Texas (14); Mercyhurst, Pa. (t16); Cal Poly Ponoma (18).
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)