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Posted by - Wed, Jun. 7, 2017 - [ Baseball ] - Viewed 414 times

NAIA Baseball Coaches' Top 25 Postseason Poll

COLUMBIA, Ky. – Campbellsville (Ky.) remains the lone Mid-South Conference baseball team ranked in the postseason edition of the NAIA Baseball Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office announced on Wednesday.

Cumberlands (Ky.) remains in the receiving votes section of the national poll this week.

The Tigers moved up one spot in the ranking this week and comes in at No. 22 with 136 total points. Campbellsville finished the season with a record of 36-21 and capped off the year in the final of the Oklahoma City Bracket in the NAIA National Championship Opening Round.

The Patriots sit four spots outside of the top 25 with 31 voting points in the postseason poll. Cumberlands went 43-17 this season and was 1-2 at the Montgomery Bracket in the opening round of the national tournament.

National champion, Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) moved up 15 spots to No. 1 in the national poll with all 14 first-place votes and 374 points. Faulkner (Ala.) – who finished as the national runner-up – climbed up two places to second with 362 points.

Oklahoma City slipped from the top spot to No. 3 in the ranking with 347 points. After sitting in 20th in the previous national ranking, William Carey (Miss.) leapt up to No. 4 in the ranking with 339 points. The Master's (Calif.) rounds out the top five after moving into the top 25 this week and is ranked fifth with 320 points.

A panel of head coaches representing each of the conferences and independents voted upon the poll.