America East baseball coaches have picked the Stony Brook Seawolves as the team to beat with UMaine a strong #2 choice.

Stony Brook received five of the seven first place votes. (Coaches could not vote for their own team)

While the Black Bears did not get any first place votes, coaches pick Maine as a strong #2 pick. The Bears return 17 players from last year's team that finished 10-11 in AE, 24-29 overall.

The Bears play their first game February 13th in Florida.

America East Baseball Poll

1. Stony Brook (5)   35 pts

2. Maine                 28

3. Binghamton (1)   25

4. Hartford (1)         22

5. UMass Lowell     19

6. UMBC               10

7. UAlbany              8

NOTE:  The America East softball coaches poll picks Stony Brook as #1 team. The UMaine softball was picked to finish #4