Jan. 28, 2015
For Immediate Release
Contact: Logan Lawrence
512-464-8810
Spartans picked to repeat in 2015
Bookmark and Share
TAMPA TOPS PRESEASON
NCBWA DIVISION II POLL

DALLAS (NCBWA) The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) continues its tradition of NCAA Division II polls with its 2015 weekly surveys. Weekly polls will continue each week throughout the season.

Rk. School [1st place] Record Pts. Pvs.
1. Tampa (Fla.) [11] 54-4 394 1
2. Lander (S.C.) 52-9 369 2
3. Southern Indiana [5] 49-13 359 8
4. Colorado Mesa 47-13 355 5
5. Minnesota State 48-11 338 4
6. Chico State (Calif.) 43-15 322 6
7. Seton Hill (Pa.) 41-17 284 -
8. Columbus State (Ga.) 40-17 268 14
9. Alabama-Huntsville 41-16 258 -
10. Southern Arkansas 39-19 250 -
11. Southern New Hampshire 41-14 232 18
12. UC San Diego 38-16 209 15
13. St. Edward's (Texas) 39-16 189 22
14. Mount Olive (N.C.) 40-13 166 9
15. Grand Valley State (Mich.) 39-13 161 17
16. Florida Southern 35-19 160 -
17. Emporia State (Kan.) 42-19 154 -
18. Franklin Pierce (N.H.) 35-18 133 -
19. Millersville (Pa.) 39-16 121 13
20. California Baptist 39-15 76 25
21. Texas A&M-Kingsville 38-20 72 16
22. Lynn (Fla.) 35-16 70 20
23. Drury (Mo.) 44-13 68 -
24. Arkansas Tech 44-12 65 3
25. St. Thomas Aquinas (N.Y.) 38-18 32 -
Also receiving votes: Catawba, N.C. (35-20) 15; Mercyhurst, Pa. (30-15) 14; Delta State, Miss. (38-13) 12; Dixie State, Utah (36-17) 11; West Texas A&M (37-21) 9; Central Missouri (35-16) 6; USC Aiken (36-17) 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 Division I Players of the Week, the Stopper of the Year, and publication and writing contests.

2015 NCBWA Division II Polls (No. 1 Team):
Preseason (Tampa)
Feb. 17 (Tampa)
Feb. 24 (Tampa)
March 11 (Tampa)
March 18 (Colorado Mesa)
March 25 (Colorado Mesa)
March 31 (Colorado Mesa)
April 7 (Colorado Mesa)
April 14 (Colorado Mesa)
April 21 (Colorado Mesa)
April 28 (St. Cloud State)