April 1, 2014
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jim Dixon
907-479-4306
UW-Stevens Point remains No. 2
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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] 21-3 621 1
2. UW-Stevens Point [4] 10-1 591 2
3. Kean 14-4 502 4
4. Webster 12-3 496 6
5. Southern Maine 12-4 489 5
6. Cortland State 14-4 473 7
7. Concordia-Chicago 12-2 435 10
8. Cal Lutheran 20-5 430 13
9. UW-Whitewater 10-2 424 14
10. Rowan 11-3 398 8
11. Trinity (Texas) 21-6 318 3
12. Concordia (Texas) 19-3 287 16
13. St. Thomas 9-5 266 9
14. Salisbury 13-6 258 15
15. Birmingham-Southern 21-6 242 12
16. Johns Hopkins 12-2 236 17
17. Shenandoah 18-4 234 19
18. Marietta 12-6 208 11
19. Rhodes 21-6 202 20
20. Heidelberg 15-4 187 23
21. Case Western Reserve 14-4 153 22
22. St. John Fisher 12-1 124 21
23. George Fox 20-6 104 -
24. Tufts 12-1 82 -
25. Buena Vista 13-3 57 25
Also receiving votes: Endicott 55, Wheaton (Mass.) 32, Mary Hardin-Baylor 27, Emory 27, York (Pa.) 16, Hampden-Sydney, UW-Oshkosh 13, Ithaca 11, Augustana (Ill.) 10, Moravian 10, Lynchburg 9, Farmingdale State 8, Berry 7, Wooster 7, Dickinson 6, Baldwin Wallace 5, Susquehanna 4, Alvernia 4, Adrian 4, Mount Union 3, Rensselaer 3, LeTourneau 3, Wartburg 2, Covenant 2, Colby 1, Bridgewater (Va.) 1.
Dropped out: Mount Union (18), Wheaton (Mass.) (24).

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)