Fla. (April 24, 2013) – For the first time in its 23-year history, Tallahassee
Community College is ranked No. 1 in the NJCAA Division I Baseball Poll.
Eagles, who were ranked No. 2 in the previous NJCAA poll, received eight of the
ten first-place votes and 190 total points in the balloting.
out the top five is Cowley County (Kan.) Community College, Delgado (La.)
Community College, Iowa Western Community College and Lamar (Colo.) Community
a great tribute to the season we’ve had,” said Tallahassee head coach Mike
McLeod. “We’ll enjoy it for a day or two then get back to work and try to keep
this season going as long as we can.”
42 wins are the most of any team in the NJCAA Top 20, and the Eagles won the
Panhandle Conference Championship with a sparkling 16-4 league record.
is on a six-week run atop the Florida College System Activities Association’s
(FCSAA) Baseball Coaches’ Poll and, on Tuesday, moved up one spot to No.2 in
Perfect Game’s JUCO Top 25.
Eagles (42-8) close the regular season by hosting Pasco-Hernando Community
College for a three-game series beginning at 5 p.m. Friday.
will open play in the NJCAA Gulf District/FCSAA Baseball Tournament on Friday,