Category Archives: 2008 Polls

NCBWA May 5 Division I Poll

DALLAS – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association continues its tradition of NCAA Division I polls for the 11th year with its 2008 weekly surveys. Polls will be circulated from Feb. 25-June 30 following the NCAA World Series in Omaha, Neb.

The poll voters come from 30 college baseball writers and related media persons from throughout the nation. This week’s poll has representation by 11 different conferences among the 297 baseball-playing schools in the 2008 NCAA Division I ranks, and 16 total leagues have had teams in the Top 30 in ’08. For more information or to join the NCBWA, please go to www.ncbwa.com. Continue reading NCBWA May 5 Division I Poll

NAIA Top 25 and Recap for April 30

Results of the NAIA Coaches’ Poll for April 30, 2008. Comments below.

Rank Apr. 23 School (Region) Record Total
Points
1 1 Lubbock Christian (TX) (VI) 45-2 499
2 2 Lewis-Clark State (ID) (I) 44-4 480
3 3 Lee (TN) (XIII) 53-7 488
4 4 Oklahoma City University (VI) 48-7 440
5 5 Azusa Pacific (CA) (II) 40-8 429
6 7 U. of the Cumberlands (KY) (XI) 43-11 374
7 8 Embry-Riddle (FL) (XIV) 38-13 369
8 6 University of Mobile (AB) (XIII) 40-12 358
9 T9 Spring Arbor University (MI) (VIII) 29-5 348
10 12 Fresno Pacific University (CA) (II) 34-11 299
11 T9 Tennessee Wesleyan College (XII) 37-15 289
12 11 Wayland Baptist (TX) (VI) 41-12 288
13 13 University of St. Francis (IL) (VII) 40-8 274
14 15 Bellevue (NE) (IV) 41-11 255
15 14 Union College (KY) (XII) 37-12 218
16 18 Auburn-Montgomery (AL) (XIII) 41-19 191
17 16 Trevecca Nazarene (TN) (XI) 33-12 180
18 19 Texas Wesleyan (VI) 37-12 137
19 17 Biola University (CA) (II) 33-16 117
20 21 LSU-Shreveport (XIII) 41-14 115
21 22 Avila (MO) (V) 32-11 112
22 20 Malone College (OH) (IX) 33-11 77
23 23 Warner Southern (FL) (XIV) 33-22 71
24 25 Madonna (MI) (VIII) 32-12 43
25 24 Southern Polytechnic (GA) (XIII) 38-15 20

First-place votes: Lubbock Christian 19. Lewis-Clark State 1

Continue reading NAIA Top 25 and Recap for April 30

NCBWA Division I poll for Apr. 28, 2008

FROM NCBWA RELEASE
DALLAS – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association continues its tradition of NCAA Division I polls for the 11th year with its 2008 weekly surveys. Polls will be circulated from Feb. 25-June 30 following the NCAA World Series in Omaha, Neb.

The poll voters come from 30 college baseball writers and related media persons from throughout the nation. This week’s poll has representation by 11 different conferences among the 297 baseball-playing schools in the 2008 NCAA Division I ranks, and 16 total leagues have had teams in the Top 30 in ’08. For more information or to join the NCBWA, please go to www.ncbwa.com. Continue reading NCBWA Division I poll for Apr. 28, 2008

NAIA Top 25 and Recap for April 23

Results of the NAIA Coaches’ Poll for April 23, 2008. Comments below.

Rank Apr. 16 School (Region) Record Total
Points
1 1 Lubbock Christian (TX) (VI) 43-1 525
2 2 Lewis-Clark State (ID) (I) 40-4 500
3 3 Lee (TN) (XIII) 49-5 487
4 4 Oklahoma City University (VI) 44-8 454
5 5 Azusa Pacific (CA) (II) 37-8 443
6 6 University of Mobile (AB) (XIII) 39-10 415
7 7 U. of the Cumberlands (KY) (XI) 39-10 386
8 8 Embry-Riddle (FL) (XIV) 36-12 385
T9 9 Tennessee Wesleyan College (XII) 35-13 340
T9 10 Spring Arbor University (MI) (VIII) 24-5 340
11 11 Wayland Baptist (TX) (VI) 39-10-1 310
12 12 Fresno Pacific University (CA) (II) 31-11 290
13 14 University of St. Francis (IL) (VII) 34-7 283
14 13 Union College (KY) (XII) 35-11 223
15 16 Bellevue (NE) (IV) 32-11 220
16 17 Trevecca Nazarene (TN) (XI) 30-11 214
17 19 Biola University (CA) (II) 32-12 192
18 15 Auburn-Montgomery (AL) (XIII) 37-18 169
19 18 Texas Wesleyan (VI) 33-12 154
20 22 Malone College (OH) (IX) 31-9 129
21 20 LSU-Shreveport (XIII) 38-12 108
22 NR Avila (MO) (V) 27-11 68
23 23 Warner Southern (FL) (XIV) 30-20 67
24 RV Southern Polytechnic (GA) (XIII) 37-13 32
25 RV Madonna (MI) (VIII) 29-11 26

First-place votes: Lubbock Christian 21
Continue reading NAIA Top 25 and Recap for April 23

NCBWA Division II poll for 4/22

WEEK EIGHT (4/22)
First TTL LW
1 Mount Olive (N.C.) 44-5 8 271 1
2 Emporia State (Kan.) 42-3 3 265 4
3 Southern Arkansas 39-6 250 2
4 Tampa (Fla.) 34-7-1 244 5
5 Sonoma State (Calif.) 37-7 225 3
6 Delta State (Miss.) 37-8 220 6
7 Saint Joseph’s (Ind.) 37-8 198 14
8 Franklin Pierce (N.H.) 29-7-1 187 11
9 Columbus State (Ga.) 36-14 183 10
10 UC San Diego 36-11 154 8
11 South Carolina Aiken 40-11 148 17
12 Concord (W.Va.) 33-9 137 21
13 Metro State (Colo.) 36-9 127 13
14 Abilene Christian (Texas) 36-13 122 16
15 West Alabama 37-9 106 18
16 West Chester (Pa.) 36-9 98 9
17 Tusculum (Tenn.) 38-12 95 RV
18 Erskine (S.C.) 40-8 78 15
19 Southern Indiana 30-13 74 RV
20 Central Missouri 29-11 61 12
21 Catawba (N.C.) 37-16 59 20
Nebraska-Omaha 30-9 59 RV
23 Bryant (R.I.) 30-14 44 25
24 Chico State (Calif.) 32-12 41 RV
Wayne State (Neb.) 31-7 41 19
ORV Grand Valley State (Mich.) 26-10 38 7
ORV Angelo State (Texas) 35-16 13 RV
ORV Carson-Newman (Tenn.) 38-16 9 RV
ORV North Georgia 32-17 6 RV
ORV Lynn (Fla.) 30-15 5 22
ORV Saint Edward’s (Texas) 31-13 4 NR
ORV Mesa State (Colo.) 32-15 3 24
ORV Minnesota State 21-16 2 NR
ORV Francis Marion (S.C.) 32-18 1 RV
ORV Incarnate Word (Texas) 33-11 1 RV
ORV Pace (N.Y.) 24-12-1 1 RV

NCBWA Divison I Poll for Apr. 21, 2008

FROM NCBWA RELEASE
DALLAS – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association continues its tradition of NCAA Division I polls for the 11th year with its 2008 weekly surveys. Polls will be circulated from Feb. 25-June 30 following the NCAA World Series in Omaha, Neb.

The poll voters come from 30 college baseball writers and related media persons from throughout the nation. This week’s poll has representation by 12 different conferences among the 297 baseball-playing schools in the 2008 NCAA Division I ranks, and 16 total leagues have had teams in the Top 30 in ’08. For more information or to join the NCBWA, please go to www.ncbwa.com. Continue reading NCBWA Divison I Poll for Apr. 21, 2008

NAIA Top 25 and Recap for April 16

Results of the NAIA Coaches’ Poll for April 16, 2008. Comments below.

Rank Apr. 9 School (Region) Record Total
Points
1 1 Lubbock Christian (TX) (VI) 40-1 475
2 2 Lewis-Clark State (ID) (I) 35-4 453
3 3 Lee (TN) (XIII) 45-5 440
4 5 Oklahoma City University (VI) 40-8 408
5 4 Azusa Pacific (CA) (II) 33-8 393
6 T6 University of Mobile (AB) (XIII) 36-10 366
7 T6 U. of the Cumberlands (KY) (XI) 37-9 349
8 8 Embry-Riddle (FL) (XIV) 33-12 347
9 10 Tennessee Wesleyan College (XII) 31-12 317
10 9 Spring Arbor University (MI) (VIII) 20-5 291
11 11 Wayland Baptist (TX) (VI) 36-9-1 272
12 14 Fresno Pacific University (CA) (II) 28-10 257
13 12 Union College (KY) (XII) 32-9 254
14 13 University of St. Francis (IL) (VII) 25-6 237
15 15 Auburn-Montgomery (AL) (XIII) 35-15 218
16 18 Bellevue (NE) (IV) 29-10 169
17 16 Trevecca Nazarene (TN) (XI) 25-11 161
18 17 Texas Wesleyan (VI) 30-11 144
19 19 Biola University (CA) (II) 28-12 123
20 23 LSU-Shreveport (XIII) 34-12 102
21 22 William Jewell College (MO) (V) 29-11 93
22 NR Malone College (OH) (IX) 24-9 70
23 20 Warner Southern College (FL) (XIV) 28-19 60
24 25 Oklahoma Baptist University (VI) 32-8 47
25 NR Jamestown College (ND) (III) 19-6 41

First-place votes: Lubbock Christian 19
Continue reading NAIA Top 25 and Recap for April 16