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|USC AIKEN PACERS
The Pacers’ (41-9) had the week off as they prepare for the Peach Belt Baseball Championship. USC Aiken is the top seed for the tournament and ranked first in the nation for the first time since 2003.
Tampa (39-10) concluded its regular season with a series sweep of Lynn University and now await word of the NCCA South Regional Tournament. The Spartans are the top team in the South Region and likely will host the South Regional; however that didn’t work well for them last season when they went 0-2 for a quick exit.
|DELTA ST. STATESMEN
Delta State (39-8-1) won their first game in the Gulf South Tournament to Christian Brothers, but twice lost late leads against Valdosta State to drop to the loser’s bracket where they’ll next match up with West Florida.
|MOUNT OLIVE TROJANS
Mount Olive (45-6) had the week off after a disappointing finish at the Conference Carolinas Tournament. Nevertheless MOC is currently the top seed in the Southeast Regional. The Trojans have a single game against a dangerous Winston-Salem State who’s looking to show they’re the top team in the Atlantic this week.
|COLORADO MESA MAVERICKS
Colorado Mesa (41-7) completed their regular season with a home series sweep over the Colorado School of Mines. The Mavs will host the RMAC conference tournament once it starts on May 8th and be the overwhelming favorite to win the league’s automatic bid. Continue reading
DURHAM, N.C. – USA Baseball released its 60-man midseason Golden Spikes Award watch list on Thursday, bringing the organization one step closer to naming the top amateur baseball player in the country.
The watch list will continue to be a “rolling” list until May 28 — when the 30 semifinalists for the award are announced — ensuring that athletes can play themselves into consideration for the award. The Golden Spikes Award trophy will be awarded live on MLB Network for the third year in a row, with a live presentation scheduled during The Rundown on Friday, July 19. Through USA Baseball’s partnership with MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM), the presentation will also be simulcast with a live stream available from GoldenSpikesAward.com and USABaseball.com. Continue reading
|REGION/RANK||SCHOOL||OVERALL RECORD||IN-REGION RECORD|
|8||Mercyhurst||30-16-0||27-14-0 Continue reading|