Salisbury (5-0) tops NCBWA Division III Poll

The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association continues its tradition of NCAA polls with the NCBWA/ Division III Poll. Weekly polls continue through the NCAA Division III Championship.

The 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]LocationRecordPts.Pvs.
1.Salisbury [21]Salisbury, Md.5-06201
2.Birmingham-Southern [2]Birmingham, Ala.8-15874
3.Eastern Connecticut [2]Willimantic, Conn.3-05692
4.LaGrangeLaGrange, Ga.5-25123
5.Baldwin WallaceBerea, Ohio5-147910
6.UW-Stevens PointStevens Point, Wis.0-04738
7.UW-WhitewaterWhitewater, Wis.0-04579
8.RowanGlassboro, N.J.0-042511
9.EndicottBeverly, Mass.0-039712
10.TrinitySan Antonio, Texas5-43255
11.ShenandoahWinchester, Va.7-031521
12.DenisonGranville, Ohio3-031118
13.LynchburgLynchburg, Va.4-128216
14.CatholicWashington, D.C.5-026620
15.MariettaMarietta, Ohio2-22596
16.ArcadiaGlenside, Pa.2-123815
17.WebsterSt. Louis, Mo.1-220513
18.Christopher NewportNewport News, Va.9-1184RV
19.IthacaIthaca, N.Y.2-116019
20.CortlandCortland, N.Y.2-314514
21.North CentralNaperville, Ill.4-113723
22.Oswego StateOswego, N.Y.1-210817
23.Randolph-MaconAshland, Va.5-0104RV
24.ChapmanOrange, Calif.1-5697
25.Johns HopkinsBaltimore, Md.2-049RV
Also receiving votes: Washington & Jefferson 37, Wooster 35, Maryville (Tenn.) 31, Aurora 27, Cal Lutheran 25, Piedmont 24, Buena Vista 22, Hendrix 20, Middlebury 18, Pomona-Pitzer 14, Wheaton (Mass.) 12, Lewis & Clark 12, East Texas Baptist 10, Millikin 8, Kean 8, UW-Oshkosh 7, Claremont-M-S 6, Rhodes 6, Methodist 6, Montclair St. 6, Skidmore 4, Gustavus Adolphus 3, Rochester 3 , William Paterson 3, Augustana (Ill.) 1, Spalding 1.
Dropped out: Wooster (22), East Texas Baptist (24), Aurora (25).

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