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CBD Mid-Major Poll (May 20th)

By Aaron Kirby

MidMajorLogo2012Louisville (46-10 overall; 4-0 week; RPI#13) ends the regular season as the clear #1 ranked mid-major. The Cardinals have the longest current win streak in the country at 16 games including a 6-3 win at Ohio St Tuesday and 3 more in series sweep of Pittsburgh (5-2 Thursday, 12-4 Friday, 7-4 Saturday). With the sweep the Cardinals clinched the Big East regular season title winning by 2 games over both Pittsburgh and Seton Hall. Continue reading

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CBD Mid-Major Poll (May 13th)

By: Aaron Kirby
MidMajorLogo2012Louisville (42-10 overall; 5-0 week) slides back into the top spot after a perfect 5-0 week and have won 12 in a row. The Cardinals opened the week with 4-0 win at Eastern Kentucky Tuesday and a 4-3 win over Indiana Wednesday. In Big East play the Cardinals traveled to UCONN and allowed only 1 run all weekend in their 3 game sweep winning 8-0, 6-0 and 3-1. Continue reading

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CBD Mid-Major Poll (May 6th)

Aaron Kirby
MidMajorLogo2012Congratulations to Columbia (26-19) who earned the first NCAA bid of 2013 upsetting Dartmouth in the Ivy League Championship Series Saturday sweeping the doubleheader winning 6-5 and 12-5.

#1 Mercer (36-12 overall; 0-0 week) had the week off for finals and remains in the top spot……..Louisville (37-10 overall; 4-0 week) stays at #2 with 4 wins to extend their win streak to 7 games. The Cardinals beat Western Kentucky 6-2 Tuesday and swept their Big East series at Villanova by scores of 6-0, 6-5, and 6-2. Continue reading

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CBD Mid-Major Poll (April 29th)

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18 of 25 ranked teams had winning records in week 11.

Mercer (36-12 overall; 4-1 week)-Mercer stays at #1 after sweeping Atlantic Sun series at SC-Upstate by the scores 7-3, 12-5 and 8-7. Mid-week the Bears split two games at Florida A&M losing 11-5 Tuesday and avoiding disaster Wednesday by scoring single runs in the top 8th and 9th and holding on for the 7-6 win………….Louisville (33-10 overall; 3-1 week) kept pace going 3-1 on week. The Cardinals lost 10-2 to Vanderbilt Tuesday and swept Georgetown in Big East play 2-1, 6-2 and 13-7. Continue reading

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CBD Mid-Major Poll (April 8th)

By: Aaron Kirby
MidMajorLogo2012The top 2 spots remain the same as both Indiana and Louisville go 3-1 on the week. #1 Indiana (25-4) extended their win streak to 18 games with a 9-5 win at Xavier Wednesday and winning the first 2 games vs Illinois. The win streak was snapped on Sunday with a 3-2 loss to Illinois……#2 Louisville (25-6) dropped a 5-4 mid week game to instate rival Kentucky before sweeping Cincinnati in Big East play.  Continue reading

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CBD Mid-Major Poll (April 1st)

By: Aaron Kirby
MidMajorLogo2012Indiana (22-3) takes over the #1 ranking with a 4-0 week and extended their nation leading win streak to 15 games. The Hoosiers picked up a big 6-2 win vs Louisville Wednesday and swept their series at Iowa to improve to 6-0 atop the Big 10…….Louisville (22-5) bounced back nicely after losing 2 of 3 at home to Rutgers last week as the Cardinals swept Notre Dame in Big East play moving up to #2.  Continue reading

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CBD Mid-Major Poll (March 25th)

By Aaron Kirby

MidMajorLogo2012The North has risen as 2 northern schools rank #1 and #2. Notre Dame (14-6) takes over the top spot taking 2 of 3 from Seton Hall in their Big East opening series. The Irish dropped the series opener 4-3 on Friday but rebounded by sweeping both ends of doubleheader Saturday by the same 3-2 score……..Indiana (18-3) moves up to #2 riding an 11 game win streak including 5 wins in week 6. The Hoosiers started the week sweeping a home and home series with Miami, Ohio by combined score of 26-3 and opened Big 10 play with a sweep of Penn St. Continue reading