March 31, 2015
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jim Dixon
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Seagulls hold on to top spot
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SALISBURY 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 Sports Information Directors and media members from across the country, and is published weekly. Full members of NCAA Division III are eligible.

Rk. School [1st place] Record Pts. Pvs.
1. Salisbury [13] 12-0 611 1
2. Cortland State [4] 15-1 595 2
3. UW-Whitewater [7] 8-1 584 3
4. Birmingham-Southern [1] 22-3-1 540 5
5. Kean 15-4 498 6
6. Heidelberg 15-1 456 14
7. UW-Stevens Point 9-3 425 10
8. St. Thomas 8-4 423 4
9. Shenandoah 12-3-1 402 11
10. Randolph-Macon 16-3 383 7
11. Rhodes 22-6 363 9
12. Frostburg State 17-2 342 16
13. Misericordia 10-1 264 17
14. Wartburg 17-2 263 18
15. Southern Maine  9-5 229 12
16. Baldwin Wallace 11-4 183 15
17. Buena Vista 13-2 177 21
18. Concordia (Texas) 20-5 175 20
19. Trinity (Texas) 17-8 170 13
20. Cal Lutheran 18-8 164 8
21. Millsaps 19-4 125 rv
22. Emory 16-9 116 19
23. Ohio Northern 14-2 76 rv
24. Augustana 15-4 75 rv
25. Wooster 14-2 54 rv
Also receiving votes: Linfield 53, Pacific Lutheran 45, Marietta 37, Thomas More 31, Rowan 29, Concordia-Moorhead 21, Adrian 19, Otterbein 18, Muskingum 16, Puget Sound 14, Methodist 14, Piedmont 14, Washington (Mo.) 14, Tufts 13, Pomona-Pitzer 12, John Carroll 10, Neumann 10, Webster 10, Bridgewater (Va.) 8, Wash. & Jeff. 8, Carthage 6, Southwestern (Texas) 6, UW-La Crosse 6, Alvernia 2, Clarkson 1, Oswego St. 1, Wheaton (Mass.) 1.
Dropped out: Marietta (22), Pacific Lutheran (23), Linfield (24), Webster (25).

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.

2015 NCBWA Division III Polls (No. 1 Team):
Preseason (UW-Whitewater)
Feb. 24 (UW-Whitewater)
March 3 (UW-Whitewater)
March 10 (UW-Whitewater)
March 17 (UW-Whitewater)
March 24 (Salisbury)
March 31 (Salisbury)
April 7 (Salisbury)
April 14 (Cortland State)
April 21 (Cortland State)
April 28 (Cortland State)
May 5 (Cortland State)
May 12 (Cortland State)
Final (Cortland State)