The USM baseball team will spend this week at the #18 ranked team in the national D3baseball.com/NCBWA poll. The Huskies finished the week with a 21-9 record.

In Little East Conference play, the Huskies are tied for first place with Eastern Connecticut at 7-2.

USM is the only Division III school in New England ranked in the top-25.

2016 D3baseball.com/NCBWA Top 25, Week 9

Through games of Sunday April 24, 2016

# School (1st votes) Rec Pts Prev.
1 Cortland (23) 31-5 623 1
2 Randolph-Macon (2) 28-6-1 569 2
3 Trinity (Texas) 32-7 544 6
4 Birmingham-Southern 34-10 507 7
5 UW-La Crosse 23-6 492 9
6 UW-Whitewater 20-6 467 3
7 Ramapo 27-6-1 459 5
8 Emory 30-10 446 8
9 Shenandoah 30-8 416 11
10 Oswego State 25-7 400 4
11 St. Thomas 21-5 377 10
12 Occidental 28-6 330 13
13 Salisbury 24-10 317 17
14 Concordia-Chicago 26-8 289 19
15 North Central (Ill.) 23-5 280 21
16 TCNJ 26-6 260 15
17 Frostburg State 25-10 220 12
18 Southern Maine 21-9 203 16
19 Whitworth 27-10 188 14
20 La Roche 28-8 115 22
21 Wartburg 24-8 106 rv
22 Cal Lutheran 24-11 75 23
23 Buena Vista 22-8 67 rv
24 Centenary (La.) 26-11 52 18
25 Johns Hopkins 24-9-2 46 rv

Dropped out: No. 20 Christopher Newport No. 24 Texas Lutheran, No. 25 Amherst

Others receiving votes: Keystone 31, Kean 30, Amherst 26, McDaniel 26, St. John Fisher 21, Grinnell 21, Tufts 19, Texas Lutheran 19, Wooster 19, Christopher Newport 15, Texas-Tyler 11, Adrian 10, Western New England 9, Rutgers-Camden 9, Pacific Lutheran 8, Misericordia 6, Denison 5, MIT 5, Wheaton (Mass.) 5, LaGrange 4, Concordia Texas 4, St. Scholastica 4, East Tex. Baptist 3, Suffolk 2, Case Western Reserve 2, Rhodes 1.