MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - The Shenandoah University baseball team is down a combined three places in a pair of Division III ranking polls released Tuesday morning.
Shenandoah, 27-10 after defeating Messiah 9-8 in its only contest last week, is now the nation's No. 17 team according to the American Baseball Coaches Association and No. 21 in the NCBWA/D3baseball.com poll.
SU was ranked sixteenth last week by ABCA poll and nineteenth by D3baseball.com.
Marietta (Ohio) remains as the nation's No. 1 team in both polls.
The Pioneers have 12 first place votes and 594 points to outdistance St. Thomas (Minn.) for the top spot in the D3baseball.com rankings and seven of eight first place votes in the ABCA poll.
Wheaton (Mass.) is No. 2 in the ABCA poll.
SU is back in action tomorrow at 4:00 against Frostburg State.