MINNEAPOLIS, Minn./ALLENTOWN, Pa. - The Shenandoah University baseball team has earned its initial first place vote of the season in the week four NCBWA/D3baseball.com Top 25 poll released Tuesday morning by the website.
Shenandoah, 13-4 on the season heading into today's 4 p.m. ODAC tilt with rival Bridgewater, is the No. 9 team in the week four poll. SU has 411 points and the one first place vote to come in 32 points behind No. 8 UW-Whitewater.
Trinity (Texas) is the nation's new No. 1 team. The Tigers swapped positions with Cortland (N.Y.) State - Trinity now has 599 points and 11 first place votes and Cortland 587 points and eight first place votes.
In the ABCA poll, Shenandoah is up one spot to No. 11 this week. SU has 278 in the second coaches poll of the season and is 33 points back of No. 10 Rutgers-Camden. Trinity is also the No. 1 team in the ABCA poll.