May 6, 2013
For Immediate Release
Contact: Bob McComas
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Pacers take over top spot
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USC AIKEN 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. USC Aiken [8] 41-9 224 2
2. Tampa, Fla. 39-10 206 5
3. Colorado Mesa [1] 41-7 204 3
4. Cal State Monterey Bay 37-13 188 6
5. Missouri Western 37-8 183 15
6. Delta State, Miss. 39-8-1 179 1
7. Mount. Olive, N.C. 46-6 173 11
8. Wilmington, Del. 37-12 154 8
9. St. Cloud State, Minn. 31-7 140 12
10. Millersville, Pa. 36-14 139 13
11. St. Mary's, Texas 35-13 134 7
12. Drury, Mo. 35-13 126 16
13. Chico State, Calif. 34-14 104 22
14. West Florida 35-11 99 14
15. Central Missouri 35-11 96 4
16. Armstrong, Ga. 31-13 90 10
17. Seton Hill, Pa. 39-15 88 9
18. Grand Valley State, Mich. 28-14 68 20
19. Texas A&M-Kingsville 38-15 54 -
20. Florida Tech 32-14 51
21. Minnesota State 31-8 50 23
22. St. Thomas Aquinas, N.Y. 35-11 42 -
23. Winston-Salem State 38-10 37 -
24. UNC Pembroke 36-14 30 24
25. Southern Arkansas 37-15 24 -
Also receiving votes: Cal State L.A. (31-19) 20; Ashland, Ohio (32-16) 11; Kutztown, Pa (31-14) 5; Franklin Pierce, N.H. (32-15) 5; Tarleton State, Texas (34-16) 3; Dixie State, Utah (32-15) 2; Saint Leo, Fla. (35-14) 2.
Dropped out: Sonoma State, Calif. (17); Tarleton State, Texas (18); Southern New Hampshire (19); Alabama-Huntsville (21); Kutztown, Pa. (t25); St. Edwards, Texas (t25).
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)