GVSU No. 10 in the Latest NCBWA Top 25 Poll

GVSU No. 10 in the Latest NCBWA Top 25 Poll

Bridgeport, Conn. -- The team atop the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) top 25 poll has again changed with Central Missouri taking over the top spot and Tampa, last week's No. 1, falling to No. 6. Grand Valley State University jumped one place and is currently No. 10 in the NCBWA top 25 poll.

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In the Midwest Region top 10, Grand Valley State remained No. 1, Wayne State University is in fourth, Northwood University jumped into the poll at No. 6, and Ashland University climbed one place to No. 8.

The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) will start conference play March 24 with the GLIAC Tournament set to start May 10 at V.A. Memorial Stadium in Chillicothe, Ohio.

NCBWA Division II Top 25

Rank

School (#1 votes)

W-L

Points

Previous

1.

Central Missouri (13)

16-1

325

2

T2.

Catawba, S.C.

22-5

279

5

T2.

St, Mary’s, Texas

22-4

279

4

4.

North Alabama

21-7

276

12

5.

Chico State, Calif.

17-5

255

6

6.

Tampa, Fla.

18-5

233

1

7.

Southern New Hampshire

16-2

224

9

8.

St. Cloud State, Minn.

14-4

218

3

9.

Tusculum, Tenn.

23-5

214

10

10.

 Grand Valley State, Mich.

10-4

200

11

11.

 Mercyhurst, Pa.

15-5

191

8

12.

 Delta State, Miss.

15-5

178

7

13.

 Cal Baptist

23-6

145

RV

14.

 Southern Connecticut State

13-3

144

19

15.

 West Florida

20-7

139

18

16.

 Angelo State, Texas

18-6

118

15

17.

 Seton Hill, Pa.

15-4

115

17

18.

 New Mexico Highlands

17-3

104

RV

19.

 Lander, S.C.

21-6

103

RV

20.

 Cal Poly Pomona

16-7

73

16

21.

 Missouri S&T

12-3

72

RV

22.

 Minnesota State

9-3

47

14

23.

West Chester, Pa.

13-1

40

NR

24.

 Nova Southeastern, Fla.

14-4

35

24

25.

 Southern Indiana

11-6

31

13

 
Dropped out:  #20 Columbus State, Ga.; #21 Western Oregon; #22 Franklin Pierce, N.H.; #23 Emporia State, Kans.

Also receiving votes:  Emporia State, Kans. (11-6) 24 points; West Texas A&M (15-4) 20 points; Lemoyne, N.Y. (11-4) 18 points; Lynn, Fla. (16-7) 17 points; Western Oregon (15-6) 16 points; Mount Olive, N.C. (18-6) 10 points; East Stroudsburg,
Pa. (14-5) 9 points; Texas A&M-Kingsville (12-9) 7 points; Colorado Mesa (15-7) 5 points; Franklin Pierce, N.H. (10-6) 5
points; Harding, Ark. (18-8) 4 points; Hawaii Pacific (17-5) 3 points; Flagler, Fla. (17-8) 2 points; Newman, Kans. (17-7) 1
point.

NCBWA Midwest Region Top 10 

Rank

School (#1 votes)

W-L

Points

Previous

1.

Grand Valley St., Mich. (8)

10-4

80

T1

2.

Missouri S&T

12-3

68

T3

3.

Southern Indiana

11-6

61

T1

4.

Wayne State, Mich.

9-4

59

T3

5.

Drury, Mo.

10-6

59

7

6.

Northwood, Mich.

9-1

29

NR

7.

Lewis, Ill.

9-3

28

10

8.

Ashland, Ohio

8-5

28

9

9.

Rockhurst, Mo.

9-6

20

6

10.

Northern Kentucky

7-7

12

5

 
Dropped out:  #8 Ohio Dominican.

Also receiving votes:  Ohio Dominican (7-5) 5 points; Bellarmine, Ky. (8-6) 5 points; Quincy, Ill. (7-7) 1 point.