Baseball holds No. 1 in media poll; remains third in coaches’ poll

Baseball holds No. 1 in media poll; remains third in coaches’ poll

SALISBURY, Md. – After coming off another undefeated week, the Salisbury University baseball team remains the No. 1 team in the nation according to D3baseball.com, and holds up the No. 3 spot according to the American Baseball Coaches' Association/Collegiate Baseball NCAA Division III Baseball Poll, the organizations announced.

The Sea Gulls are No. 1 in the media poll for the second-consecutive week for the first time since the 2009 season, when SU held the top spot for three-straight weeks.

The top three teams have not changed in the D3baseball.com poll. Salisbury earned the top spot with 611 points, State University of New York at Cortland is at No. 2 with 595 points, and University of Wisconsin-Whitewater holds up No. 3 with 584 points. Birmingham-Southern College moved up to No. 4, accumulating 540 points, while Kean University moved into the final spot, tallying 498 points.

In the ABCA poll, the top three remain the same, with Wisconsin-Whitewater, Cortland State, and Salisbury taking the top three spots, respectively. Just like in the media poll, Birmingham-Southern moved up to fourth and Kean moved into the fifth spot.

The Sea Gulls are set to travel up route 13 to take on Wesley College tomorrow in a Capital Athletic Conference showdown. The game is set to begin at 3:30 p.m.

To view the full polls, click here for D3baseball.com and here for ABCA.

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