Feb. 25, 2014
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jim Dixon
907-479-4306
Trinity (Texas) moves up to No. 3
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LINFIELD 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 coaches, Sports Information Directors and media members from across the country, and is published weekly.

Rk. School [1st place] Record Pts. Pvs.
1. Linfield [21] 7-2 618 1
2. Southern Maine [2] 0-0 585 2
3. Trinity (Texas) [2] 8-1 544 6
4. UW-Stevens Point 0-0 537 4
5. Kean 2-1 493 3
6. Ithaca 0-0 473 5
7. Manchester 0-0 422 7
8. Webster 0-0 416 8
9. St. Thomas 0-0 388 9
10. Cortland State 3-1 379 10
11. Salisbury 3-1 374 13
12. Cal Lutheran 4-1 348 11
13. UW-Whitewater 0-0 306 15
14. Concordia-Chicago 0-0 260 16
15. Marietta 0-0 257 18
16. Wheaton (Mass.) 0-0 238 19
17. Rowan 3-0 199 22
18. Johns Hopkins 0-0 164 20
19. Bridgewater (Va.) 5-1 148 24
20. Millsaps 6-5 109 12
21. Misericordia 0-0 100 23
22. Augustana 1-1 94 21
23. Washington & Jefferson 0-0 92 25
24. Birmingham-Southern 5-1 70 -
25. Adrian 0-0 69 -
Also receiving votes: George Fox 68, Texas-Tyler 52, Keystone 45, Shenandoah 27, Rhodes 27, Mount Union 26, Case Western Reserve 23, Illinois Wesleyan 22, Western New Eng. 18, Endicott 13, St. Scholastica 12, Concordia (TX) 11, Alvernia 10, Mary Hardin-Baylor 10, Texas Lutheran 10, Piedmont 10, Wooster 9, UW-Oshkosh 8, Huntingdon 8, Covenant 5, Hampden-Sydney 4, Emory 4, Wartburg 4, LeTourneau 4, Moravian 2, La Roche 2, DeSales 2, Saint Joseph's (Me.) 2, St. John Fisher 2, Salem St. 1, Lynchburg 1.

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.

2014 NCBWA Division III Polls (No. 1 Team):
Preseason (Linfield)
Feb. 25 (Linfield)
March 4 (Linfield)
March 11 (Linfield)
March 18 (Trinity)
March 25 (Linfield)
April 1 (Linfield)
April 8 (Linfield)
April 15 (Linfield)
April 22 (Linfield)
April 29 (Linfield)
May 6 (Webster)
May 13 (Webster)