Birmingham-Southern (13-1) tops NCBWA Division III Poll

DALLAS (NCBWA) – 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.Birmingham-Southern [15]Birmingham, Ala.13-16152
2.Salisbury [8]Salisbury, Md.8-15981
3.Eastern Connecticut [2]Willimantic, Conn.3-05393
4.UW-Stevens PointStevens Point, Wis.3-05126
5.RowanGlassboro, N.J.3-04768
6.Baldwin WallaceBerea, Ohio8-24585
7.UW-WhitewaterWhitewater, Wis.0-04497
8.LaGrangeLaGrange, Ga.8-44334
9.ShenandoahWinchester, Va.10-141811
10.EndicottBeverly, Mass.1-04049
11.DenisonGranville, Ohio5-037812
12.LynchburgLynchburg, Va.8-132313
13.CatholicWashington, D.C.7-130614
14.TrinitySan Antonio, Texas8-429110
15.Randolph-MaconAshland, Va.8-027723
16.Johns HopkinsBaltimore, Md.5-026425
17.CortlandCortland, N.Y.5-319820
18.Christopher NewportNewport News, Va.11-417518
19.MethodistFayetteville, N.C.11-0143RV
20.MariettaMarietta, Ohio5-411915
21.IthacaIthaca, N.Y.4-29619
22.North CentralNaperville, Ill.5-28821
23.AuroraAurora, Ill.4-083RV
24.MaryvilleMaryville, Tenn.11-074RV
25.PiedmontDemorest, Ga.9-362RV
Also receiving votes: Webster 54, Cal Lutheran 50, Arcadia 32, UW-Oshkosh 31, Claremont-Mudd-Scripts 27, Buena Vista 25, Washington & Jefferson 24, Hendrix 16, Penn St.-Harrisburg 13, Montclair State 10, Augustana (Ill.) 9, Wooster 9, Lewis & Clark 7, Millikin 5, Gustavus Adolphus 4, Misericordia 2, N.C. Wesleyan 2, Kean 1, Mount Union 1, Spalding 1, Whitman 1.
Dropped out: Arcadia (16), Webster (17), Oswego State (22), Chapman (24).

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