The University of Southern Maine Huskies will spend another week as #3 in the nation in Division III baseball. USM is now 27-5 with five games left on the regular season schedule.

Coach Ed Flaherty and his Huskies hold down the top spot in the Little East Conference with two conference games to be played.

Former Messalonskee HS standout Jake Dexter continues to have an outstanding senior season as both hitter and pitcher. His .376 batting average leads the team and Dexter's pitching as the closer has him with seven saves and a 1.96 ERA.

D3baseball.com/NCWBA National Poll    Games of Sunday April 28, 2019

# School (1st votes) Rec Pts Prev.
1 Concordia-Chicago (14) 30-4 604 1
2 Christopher Newport (4) 30-5 592 2
3 Southern Maine (5) 27-5 571 3
4 Trinity (Texas) 30-9 523 5
5 Rowan (2) 29-8 514 4
6 Salisbury 32-6-1 465 10
7 Babson 28-5 451 7
8 Washington U. 29-5-1 407 13
9 Texas Lutheran 29-10 380 6
10 Wooster 21-8 340 15
11 Adrian 28-6 309 17
12 Chapman 27-9 307 14
13 Denison 30-5 270 9
14 Coe 32-3 267 16
15 Wheaton (Mass.) 27-8 261 11
16 UW-Whitewater 24-7 244 18
17 TCNJ 25-9 234 8
18 Cortland 29-9-1 213 22
19 LaGrange 30-9 197 23
20 Piedmont 29-10 171 12
21 Johns Hopkins 27-10 144 21
22 Birmingham-Southern 32-11 134 25
23 Randolph-Macon 22-8-1 118 20
24 Methodist 32-9 82 19
25 Webster 26-9 55 rv