Felician Baseball Remains In National Writers Poll At No. 20

Felician Baseball Remains In National Writers Poll At No. 20

RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The Felician University baseball team is ranked No. 20 in the current National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) national NCAA Division II poll, released Tuesday evening.

Felician (20-8) slipped one spot from its No. 19 ranking last week. The Golden Falcons were passed by Nova Southeastern University, which went from 20th to 18th, and by Minnesota State University (21st to 19th). Meanwhile Florida Southern University fell past Felician in the poll, moving down from 12th to 25th.

The complete poll can be viewed at http://www.gohilltoppers.com/sports/2017/4/10/2017-ncbwa-national-poll-4-11.aspx. Rankings include records through Sunday's games and did not take into account Felician's loss at St. Thomas Aquinas College earlier on Tuesday.

Felician is ranked No. 2 in the NCBWA Division II East Region Poll. The top team in the region, Southern New Hampshire University, checks in at No. 6 nationally.

Felician is a member of the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference. The Golden Falcons are scheduled to travel to Chestnut Hill College today and to Concordia (N.Y.) College on Saturday for league doubleheaders each day.