Baseball

Baseball moves to #4 in nation, region announcement to come on Monday

Catawba remains second in the South Region and moved up one spot to #4 in the Collegiate Baseball National Poll in the latest rankings released this week. The Indians will next play in the South Region Tournament which will begin on May 18. The site for the regional has not been determined, but most likely will be hosted by the University of Tampa.

Six teams will comprise the double-elimination tournament. The three automatic bids have already been determined as Catawba won the South Atlantic Conference Tournament, Albany State won the Southern Intercollegiate Conference Tournament and Tampa took the championship of the Sunshine State Conference. Three at-large teams will be selected from the remaining teams in the South Region. Tampa has three games this weekend with Florida Tech, while Florida Gulf Coast has a three-game series with Rollins. The teams and pairings will be announced on Monday, May 15.

Teams will play one game on Thursday and Friday with the schedule for Saturday and Sunday to be determined by how many teams are remaining after action on Friday and Saturday. Regional tournament format Thursday Game 1 – Seed 1 vs. Seed 6 Game 2 – Seed 2 vs. Seed 5 Game 3 – Seed 3 vs. Seed 4 Friday Game 4 – Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2 Game 5 – Winner Game 1 vs. Loser Game 3 Game 6 – Winner Game 2 vs. Winner Game 3 Schedule for Saturday and Sunday to be determined

SOUTH REGION RANKINGS (MAY 10, 2006)
Region Record in parentheses
1. Tampa, 42-6 (31-4)
2. CATAWBA, 44-12 (26-5)
3. Florida Gulf Coast, 38-14 (30-12)
4. Florida Southern, 36-16 (23-12)
5. Lynn, 33-21 (21-18)
6. Nova Southeastern, 33-19 (25-14)
7. Tusculum, 40-14-1 (22-9)
8. Barry, 32-20-1 (18-18)
9. Florida Tech, 28-23 (19-20)
10. Saint Leo, 32-22 (20-19)

Collegiate Baseball NCAA Division II Poll
1. Georgia College & State, 46-8
2. Tampa, 42-6
3. Grand Valley State, 44-8
4. CATAWBA, 44-12
5. Francis Marion, 37-13
6. Emporia State, 42-9
7. Franklin Pierce, 40-9
8t. West Virginia State, 43-7-1
8t. Abilene Christian, 41-15
10. Kutztown, 40-12
11. Montevallo, 37-15
12. Central Missouri State, 40-13
13. Angelo State, 41-15
14. Florida Southern, 36-16
15. Columbus State, 37-17 1
6. USC Aiken, 41-15
17t. Southern Arkansas, 36-15
17t. Western Oregon, 38-14
19. Ashland, 42-14
20. Cal State Los Angeles, 32-12-1
21. Cal State Dominguez Hills, 31-16
22. West Alabama, 37-19
23. Armstrong Atlantic State, 38-14-1
24. Cal State Chico, 36-19
25. Tusculum, 40-14-1
26. Delta State, 37-17
27. Mount Olive, 39-14
28t. Florida Gulf Coast, 38-14
28t. Mesa State, 35-17
28t. Northern Kentucky, 38-17-1

Others Receiving Votes:
West Chester 14, Nova Southeastern 12, Fort Hays State 10, Central Oklahoma 8, USC Upstate 8, Quincy 6, Wayne State (Neb.) 6, UC San Diego 6, Lynn 4, Mercyhurst 4, Southern Connecticut State 2, SIU Edwardsville 2, Colorado State Pueblo 1, Incarnate Word 1, North Alabama 1, St. Edwards 1, St. Mary's (Texas) 1, Erskine 1. #####

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

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January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

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January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

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January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

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January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

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January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

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January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 8 p.m.

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January 20

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

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January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)

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January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

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January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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