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April 10, 2018
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jim Dixon
907-479-4306
Big shuffle among Top 10 this week
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TRINITY (TEXAS) 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] Location Record Pts. Pvs.
1. Trinity [20] San Antonio, Texas 23-2 620 1
2. UW-Whitewater [5] Whitewater, Wis. 14-2 585 3
3. Wooster Wooster, Ohio 15-3 513 6
4. Concordia-Chicago River Forest, Ill. 14-4 504 5
5. Christopher Newport Newport News, Va. 25-4 495 7
6. Randolph-Macon Ashland, Va. 20-3-1 494 8
7. Rowan Glassboro, N.J. 17-4 488 2
8. UMass-Boston Boston, Mass. 17-5 423 9
9. Roanoke Salem, Va. 20-6 395 4
10. Cortland Cortland, N.Y. 19-6 393 10
11. Case Western Reserve Cleveland, Ohio 20-3 363 13
12. Methodist Fayetteville, N.C. 25-7 310 11
13. Texas Lutheran Seguin, Texas 24-7 300 12
14. Marietta Marietta, Ohio 16-4 291 16
15. Spalding Louisville, Ky. 21-3 267 18
16. UW-Oshkosh Oshkosh, Wis. 13-2 216 20
17. TCNJ Ewing, N.J. 14-4 215 14
18. Shenandoah Winchester, Va. 20-6 183 22
19. Oswego State Oswego, N.Y. 16-5 162 23
20. Redlands Redlands, Calif. 25-9 157 15
21. La Roche Pittsburgh, Pa. 14-5 75 19
23. Endicott Beverly, Mass. 14-3 71 RV
22. Maryville Maryville, Tenn. 26-8 58 17
24. Salisbury Salisbury, Md. 18-7 49 RV
25. St. John's Collegeville, Minn. 14-2 43 RV
Also receiving votes: Keystone 36, Catholic 33, Piedmont 31, Franklin 30, Southern Maine 29, Mitchell 28, Baldwin Wallace 24, Wartburg 23, Berry 22, Frostburg State 21, Adrian 17, New York Univ. 17 Western New England 14, Chapman 14, North Central (Ill.) 14, Pomona-Pitzer 11, Washington & Jefferson 11, Johns Hopkins 10, Alvernia 9, Rutgers-Camden 7, Babson 7, Wabash 6, Centenary (La.) 5, Bethel (Minn.) 3, La Verne 3, Texas-Tyler 3, Concordia Texas 2, Va. Wesleyan 2, Webster 2, Aurora 1, Carthage 1, Mount Union 1.
Dropped out: No. 21 Frostburg State, No. 24 Catholic, No. 25 Baldwin-Wallace.

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.

2018 NCBWA Division III Polls (No. 1 Team):
Preseason (Cortland)
Feb. 26 (Cortland)
March 6 (UMass-Boston)
March 13 (UMass-Boston)
March 20 (UMass-Boston)
March 27 (Trinity, Texas)
April 3 (Trinity, Texas)
April 10 (Trinity, Texas)
April 17 (Trinity, Texas)
April 24 (Trinity, Texas)
May 1 (Wooster)
May 8 (Wisconsin-Whitewater)
May 15 (Wisconsin-Whitewater)