USI rises in regional ranking

USI rises in regional ranking

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) -University of Southern Indiana Baseball rose to ninth in the third and final NCAA II Midwest Regional poll of 2019. USI was a part of a GLVC contingent that featured six league teams to be ranked in the poll.

The top eight teams -- three automatic conference qualifiers and five at-large – will be selected for to the NCAA II Midwest Regional, scheduled for May 16-19, that will be split into two four-team sub-regionals this season. The winners of the four-team regionals advance to a super-regional that will be hosted by the highest remaining seed May 24-26.

The Eagles start post-season action this week in the GLVC Tournament as the sixth-seed and takes on third-seeded Missouri University of Science & Technology Thursday at 12:30 p.m. Game coverage of USI in the GLVC Tournament can be found on GoUSIEagles.com.

MIDWEST

1 Ashland

2 Wayne St. (MI)

3 Ill. Springfield

4 Northwood

5 Quincy

6 Drury

7 Malone

8 Missouri S&T

9 Southern Ind.

10 Indianapolis

Courtesy: USI Athletics

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